Designed to offer essential information on-the-spot, where it's needed most! RAPID ACLS, 2nd
Edition, Revised Reprint is now updated to reflect the 2010 emergency cardiovascular care guidelines contains a broad range of topics pertaining to advanced cardiac life support including information on airway management, pharmacology, vascular access, ECGs, electrical therapy, acute coronary syndromes, and special resuscitation situations. Loaded with tables, mnemonics, and algorithms throughout, it is ideal for use in clinical practice or during an ACLS course.
- Revised and unique treatment algorithms reflect the 2010 emergency cardiovascular care guidelines and illustrate the necessary sequential steps in treating patients in emergency situations
- Over 70 tables throughout the text including dysrhythmias and cardiac medications provide the basics of dysrhythmias and medications at a glance
- Commonly used but rarely memorized information broken down into tables, algorithms, and acronyms help the user rapidly locate essential information
- Includes 6 interactive flowcharts which act as step-by-step decision support tool