Download CPR

yes no Was this document useful for you?
   Thank you for your participation!

* Your assessment is very important for improving the work of artificial intelligence, which forms the content of this project

Document related concepts

Heart failure wikipedia, lookup

Coronary artery disease wikipedia, lookup

Cardiac contractility modulation wikipedia, lookup

Jatene procedure wikipedia, lookup

Arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia wikipedia, lookup

Cardiothoracic surgery wikipedia, lookup

Electrocardiography wikipedia, lookup

Myocardial infarction wikipedia, lookup

Heart arrhythmia wikipedia, lookup

Quantium Medical Cardiac Output wikipedia, lookup

Cardiac arrest wikipedia, lookup

Cardio-pulmonary resuscitation is performed to oxygenate
and circulate blood.
Do Now: Take the test on CPR: Go to the following Website
When to use CPR:
Poisoning -
Drowning or suffocation-
Electric shock- .
Heart attack –
Ventricular Fibrillation- the heart gets out of synch and quivers instead of
pumps, causing cardiac arrest.
Check Call Care
1. Check the Scene- make sure it is safe for you to help.
2. Check the victim- tap and shout to get response.
3. Call for Help- call 911, or tell someone to call. If alone, call first then start CPR
if needed.
C. Circulation-
A. Airway-
A. Breathing-
Rescue Breathing
Adults: 1 breath every 5 seconds
Child: 1 breath every 3 seconds
Compression to Breath Ration
 100 compressions per minute speed
Pulse Rate (adult) 60-80 beats per minute
Respiration Rate (adult) 12- 18 breaths per minute
Child: 30 compressions to 2 breaths
Reasons to Terminate CPR
 Rescuers become exhausted and unable to continue
 Scene becomes unsafe for the rescuers
 A return of a spontaneous pulse
Cardiac Arrest
Cardiac Arrest = the heart has stopped, no pulse can be felt.
It does not mean the patient is having a heart attack; it means the patient’s
heart has stopped beating altogether (i.e. they are dead).
Brain Damage begins within 4- 6 minutes following cardiac arrest and becomes
irreversible in 8-10 minutes.
To be effective, CPR must be started immediately following cardiac arrest.
Over time the effectiveness decreases!
(Automated External Defibrillation)
 Used to correct electrical abnormalities in the heart
 Cannot detect a pulse
 Is used in conjunction with CPR
 Perform CPR after each shock is administered
AED Safety
DO NOT touch the patient while the AED is analyzing or delivering a shock!!!!!!!!
Prior to applying the electrodes ensure that the patient’s chest is dry.
 Ask if they are choking. If they can’t cough, speak, or breathe, then they
need help.
 Tell someone to call 9-1-1. If you are alone with an adult, skip this step until
later - it's more important to fix the choking.
Back Blows
Give 5 back blows:
2. Place one arm diagonally across the victim's chest for support and lean him
Abdominal Thrusts
Give 5 abdominal thrusts:
3. Pull quick, upward thrusts to dislodge the object.
Repeat Back Blows and Abdominal Thrusts -until the object is forced out, the
victim can breathe, or the victim becomes unconscious.