• Simulate
  • Therefore, training devices have been on the market for some years now, which substantially faithfully simulate a victim or patient requiring resuscitation, at least in the chest region, and on which the procedures required for resuscitation can be carried out for training purposes. (google.com)
  • rescuers
  • Algorithms for 1-rescuer and multiple-rescuer HCP pediatric CPR have been separated ( Figure 1 and Figure 2 ) to better guide rescuers through the initial stages of resuscitation in an era in which handheld cellular telephones with speakers are common. (heart.org)
  • infants
  • Appropriate resuscitation must be available for each of the more than 4 million infants born annually in the United States. (aafp.org)
  • Ninety percent of infants transition safely, and it is up to the physician to assess risk factors, identify the nearly 10 percent of infants who need resuscitation, and respond appropriately. (aafp.org)
  • Nearly 10 percent of the more than 4 million infants born in the United States annually need some assistance to begin breathing at birth, with approximately 1 percent needing extensive resuscitation 1 , 2 and about 0.2 to 0.3 percent developing moderate or severe hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy. (aafp.org)
  • Initiate CPR for infants and children with chest compressions rather than rescue breaths (C-A-B rather than A-B-C). CPR should begin with 30 compressions (by a single rescuer) or 15 compressions (for resuscitation of infants and children by 2 HCPs) rather than with 2 ventilations. (heart.org)
  • simulation
  • The role of standardised patients, high-fidelity and low-fidelity manikins, synthetic, animal and virtual reality platforms, and simulation suites, are accepted, and integrated into training curricula in medical and nursing schools, and residency programmes. (bmj.com)
  • In 2013, Scholtz et al described a study for a central venous catheter (CVC) dressing change programme, incorporating a 20 min simulation on a 'CVC dress rehearsal cart', delivered to 524 inpatient nurses in a tertiary care children's hospital setting. (bmj.com)
  • Appropriate
  • The values processed by the computer are then displayed on a display providing a clear moving representation of the procedures performed on the training device, the representation taking place in real time on the basis of corresponding signals from the timing means, whereby, by viewing the display, the trainee operator can directly check and if appropriate correct the resuscitation procedures he is performing. (google.com)
  • HealthDay News
  • MONDAY, Oct. 31, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- A five-item questionnaire plus peak expiratory flow (PEF) can identify undiagnosed chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), according to a study published online Oct. 26 in the American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine . (mycme.com)
  • WEDNESDAY, Oct. 26, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Patients searching for prices on imaging services and sleep studies choose health care facilities with lower prices, according to a research letter published online Oct. 24 in JAMA Internal Medicine . (mycme.com)
  • WEDNESDAY, Oct. 26, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- In a Clinical Practice Guideline published online Oct. 20 in the American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine , recommendations are presented for ventilator liberation for acutely hospitalized adults who have been mechanically ventilated for more than 24 hours. (mycme.com)
  • MONDAY, Oct. 31, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- More than one-quarter of American seniors have never discussed end-of-life care, according to a research letter published online Oct. 31 in JAMA Internal Medicine . (mycme.com)
  • MONDAY, Oct. 31, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Diabetes-related distress and depression symptom severity are risk factors for medication nonadherence in type 2 diabetes, according to a study published online Oct. 17 in Diabetes Care . (mycme.com)
  • FRIDAY, Oct. 28, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Health care professionals need education about the safety and effectiveness of weight loss medications, according to a study published online Oct. 22 in the Journal of Pharmacy Practice and Research . (mycme.com)
  • American Heart Assoc
  • The use of alternate counting technique reduces rescuer fatigue, elevates ETCO 2 during resuscitation, and makes approximating the number of massages to the number advised by the American Heart Association possible. (ac.ir)
  • include
  • Such resuscitation procedures include a series of preparatory procedures such as establishing lack of consciousness, for example by shaking, opening the air passages and establishing lack of respiration, delivering a few quick breaths of air to the patient by means of the mouth-to-mouth method or by means of a respiration mask, establishing absence of pulse, and so forth. (google.com)
  • emergency
  • This course is approved by Australian Child Education and Care Quality Authority (ACECQA) and meets the requirements of First Aid (including CPR), Asthma and Anaphylaxis emergency training for educators and carers working in schools and child care centres. (eventbrite.com.au)
  • The device is a required part of resuscitation kits for trained professionals in out-of-hospital settings (such as ambulance crews) and is also frequently used in hospitals as part of standard equipment found on a crash cart, in emergency rooms or other critical care settings. (wikipedia.org)
  • Quality
  • The results of some studies suggested that the quality of care provided during resuscitation efforts is not in accordance with the international standards (1). (ac.ir)
  • Despite the great efforts devoted to improving the quality of resuscitation in the past 50 years, the results of former studies indicated the need for further action (1). (ac.ir)
  • device
  • A mHealth product that is a wireless breathalyzer device and provides entirely new capabilities for helping alcoholics during critical periods after leaving rehab centers, together with Kontigo Care in 2014. (wikipedia.org)
  • safety
  • Insurance company employees also received the calendar as part of a company-wide child safety campaign, and were offered the opportunity to borrow a first aid manikin, but with no instruction provided. (bmj.com)