Here is Dave’s talk on bicarbonate use in arrest and shock. There is not alot of evidence out there. It is important to realise that this is not a benign medication without potentially harmful effects. Hence, it’s use should be limited to distinct clinical indications, as mentioned above.
Here is Deanne’s talk on going beyond the ACLS algorithm. This posed as a very useful stimulus for discussion regarding several resuscitation interventions. Many of these are also discussed by Scott Weingart in his talk at SMACC 2014 “Cutting Edge Intra-Arrest Care” which is included below. The main point of this talk is to stimulate you to […]
Here is Dan’s discussion on the factors that may influence when to continue or cease resuscitative efforts. Resources: Video Lectures: Weingart tackles the dogma and evidence around resuscitation algorithms brings us the concept of truely advanced life support. The ABC’s of practicing what we preach. Cliff Reid examines the over-complication of resuscitation and our need […]
Here is an interesting case discussion from Nick Martin involving management of severe CAL and the post-intubation complications