Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) Provider course

Speciality Pediatrics - Skills & training

Organizer Marwa Samir Rushdy

CME/CPD Provider CEPD/016P

Scheduled date(s):

From 30 December 2022 To 31 December 2022

From 25 November 2022 To 26 November 2022

From 14 October 2022 To 15 October 2022

From 23 September 2022 To 24 September 2022

From 19 August 2022 To 20 August 2022

From 29 July 2022 To 30 July 2022

Aims And Objectives

The AHA’s PALS Course has been updated to reflect new science in the 2020 AHA Guidelines Update for CPR and ECC. This classroom, Instructor-led course uses a series of videos and simulated pediatric emergencies to reinforce the important concepts of a systematic approach to pediatric assessment, basic life support, PALS treatment algorithms, effective resuscitation, and team dynamics. The goal of the PALS Course is to improve the quality of care provided to seriously ill or injured children, resulting in improved outcomes.

Content Outline

The main goal or objective of the PALS course is to improve the quality of care that is provided to seriously ill or injured children which will then result in improved outcomes. Course content includes: • Key changes in pediatric advanced life support, reflecting the new science from the 2020 American Heart Association Guidelines for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care • 1- and 2-rescuer child CPR and AED use • 1- and 2-rescuer infant CPR • Management of respiratory emergencies • Rhythm disturbances and electrical therapy • Vascular access • Resuscitation team concept • Cardiac, respiratory and shock case discussions and simulations • Systematic Approach to Pediatric Assessment

Target Audience

Pediatric and emergency medicine practitioners