You need to know your ALS – there’s just no getting away from it. For one thing, ICU trainees run the cardiac arrests on the wards at RPA. For another thing, we have a few arrests on the ICU. And it’s all fair game for the exams….
The ARC website has all the guidelines you will ever need, but here, for your convenience, are the 2010 ALS guidelines….
Click on the links below for detailed explanations of the guidelines…and on the diagrams for full sized versions.