Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)

  • 24835805
  • Gulf CPR Training Institute, Jabriya, Kuwait

Speciality Pediatrics - General/other

Organizer Najeeb Al Othman Othman

CME/CPD Provider Gulf CPR Training Institute

Scheduled date(s):

From 25 November 2022 To 26 November 2022

From 18 November 2022 To 19 November 2022

From 11 November 2022 To 12 November 2022

From 04 November 2022 To 05 November 2022

From 28 October 2022 To 29 October 2022

From 21 October 2022 To 22 October 2022

From 14 October 2022 To 15 October 2022

From 07 October 2022 To 08 October 2022

From 30 September 2022 To 01 October 2022

Aims And Objectives

The American Heart Association’s PALS instructor-led classroom course enhances healthcare providers’ skills in the treatment of pediatric arrest and peri-arrest patients. The goal of the PALS Course is to improve the quality of care provided to seriously ill or injured children, resulting in improved outcomes. The course uses a series of simulated pediatric emergencies to teach and reinforce the important concepts of a systematic approach to pediatric assessment, basic life support, PALS treatment algorithms, effective resuscitation, and team dynamics.

Content Outline

Key changes in PALS, reflecting the new science from the 2010 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

Pediatricians and other health care providers who are responsible for responding to emergencies in infants and children