Health Care Provider CPR
This manual is developed for use within health care provider level CPR training courses offered through the Emergency Care & Safety Institute.
Based on the 2015 International Consensus Guidelines for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and Emergency Cardiac Care (ECC), Health Care Provider CPR, Fifth Edition is ideal for use within courses designed to certify health care providers in CPR and AED. More than a stand-alone text, this student manual is the centre of an integrated teaching and learning system that offers many resources to better support instructors and prepare students. This manual includes:
•Coverage of the 2015 CPR and ECC Guidelines: Clear, concise direction on how to perform CPR and use an AED during an emergency.
•Emergency Care Wrap-Up Tables: Provide a concise summary of what signs first aiders should look for and what treatment steps they should take.
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Chapter 1 Emergency Cardiac Care and the Health Care Provider
Chapter 2 Understanding the Human Body
Chapter 3 Patient Assessment
Chapter 4 Basic Life Support for Adults and Children
Chapter 5 Basic Life Support for Infants
Chapter 6 Resuscitation Adjuncts
Chapter 7 Special Resuscitation Situations