Monthly Archives: June 2012
This quiz focuses on the PCP portion of the new ALS. It will help you solidify your knowledge and application skills.
When asked what the main pharmocalogical treatment is for coagulopathies you may think of Coumadin (Warfarin). There is a new drug called Dabigatran (Pradaxa) which is being used to prevent stroke in atrial fibrillation patients.
This quiz is based on the introduction section of the ALS, BUT it is still very important so don’t just pass it by! The quiz includes important elements of the ALS and may help to point out some differences between … Continue reading
Continuous Chest Compressions is the latest buzz word in the First Aid community. The major players such as St John Ambulance and Heart and Stroke have begun to change their protocols to reflect recent recommendations. Even though the transition stage has … Continue reading