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CPR Depth adult and rate

2 inches +
100/min

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PETCO2 < ____ attempt to improve CPR Quality

10mmHG

2

PETCO2

partial pressure of end-tidal carbon dioxide; a measure of the amount of carbon dioxide present in the exhaled air.

3

What PETCO2 marker is evidence of ROSC

Abrupt sustained increase...typically >40

4

Advanced airway in place...rate____ which equals 1 breath every ___ seconds

8-10 breaths per min

5

H & T's 10

Hypovolemia
Hypoxia
Hydrogen ion (acidosis)
Hypo/Hyperkalemia
Hypothermia
Tension Pneumothorax
Tamponade, cardiac
Toxins
Thrombosis, pulmonary
Thrombosis, coronary

6

VF/VT(pulseless)

Shock
CPR/IV
Epi
Shock
Amiodarone

7

When can you consider termination of resuscitation efforts.

Pt remains in Asystole after 3 mg epi or 20min ACLS care rendered

8

Post resuscitation IV fluid rate

TKO unless hypotension is present.

9

Post resuscitation bradycardia

Use brady protocol

10

post resuscitation Pulmonary edema

Use CHF/Pulmonary edema protocol

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Post resuscitation hypotension/shock
A)
B)

A) NS 250ml bolus, may repeat once
B) Base Hospital Order only
-Dopamine 10mcg/kg/min if SBP <90