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Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Provider Handbook

Written by: Dr. Karl Disque
Narrated by: Guy Thillet
Length: 2 hrs and 4 mins
Categories: Business & Money, Careers
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The Save a Life Initiative has just released its newest course: Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS). This manual is based on the 2015-2020 ACLS guidelines published by the American Heart Association. The Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Provider Handbook is a comprehensive resource intended for health care professionals currently enrolled in an Advanced Cardiac Life Support Certification or Recertification Course. It serves as the primary training material for ACLS Certification and Recertification courses. Although it is primarily intended for use during their courses, the handbook was also created to serve as daily reference material for health care professionals. Information covered in the handbook includes ACLS instruction for adults and children through multiple case scenarios. Case scenarios include, but are not limited to, respiratory arrest, ventricular fibrillation, and bradycardia. Specific ACLS algorithms and more are also included within the handbook. All material included in this handbook is delivered in a manner meant to enhance learning in the most comprehensive and convenient way possible.

©2016 Dr. Karl Disque (P)2017 Dr. Karl Disque

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  • lenore
  • 2019-05-04

horribly incomplete and occasionally incorrect

I am an RN and an ACLS provider and have been for many years. I thought listening to this audiobook would be a nice way of keeping fresh. however there is very little useful information included in this audiobook and most horribly they refer to the ABCs of resuscitation, focusing on airway first, completely ignoring the American Heart association's recommendations that circulation (CAB) be the primary focus of resuscitation attempt. Even though it was inexpensive I would not waste a few dollars on it and feel disturbed that it was written by a physician.

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  • SassiKassi
  • 2018-01-14

NOT the AHA course!

This didn’t prepare me for taking the AHA ACLS class. There were a couple of glaringly obvious mistakes also.
Basically useless.

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  • gary conaway
  • 2019-09-06

Loved it!

Great review book for your ACLS!!! It was easy to follow. Over all no complaints...loved it:)

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  • Amazon Customer
  • 2017-07-12

clear and easy to understand.

great way to supplement your learning , easy to listen to. you can do this

4 of 8 people found this review helpful