By Kevin Mackway-Jones
A CD Rom containing details at the scientific administration of neonatal and paediatric emergencies. There are over 900 pages of administration together with greater than 500 medical pictures, x rays, ECGs. it's also over a hundred and twenty movies related to youngsters experiencing emergency difficulties and receiving a variety of existence saving systems. Covers emergencies appropriate in either wealthy and bad nations. There are algorithms for the administration of emergencies all through, in addition to a formulary of emergency medicines.
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The dose of amiodarone for VF/pulseless VT is 5 mg/kg via rapid IV/IO bolus followed by continued basic life support and a further defibrillation attempt within 60 seconds. 6. Consider alkalising agents Protocol for ventricular fibrillation and pulseless ventricular tachycardia Further doses of epinephrine (usually at low dose unless specifically indicated by the clinical situation) should be given every 3–5 minutes. Lignocaine may still be considered but bretylium is no longer thought to be an appropriate agent in children.
This is best given through a central line but if one is not in place it may be given through a peripheral line. In the child with no existing intravenous access the intraosseous route is recommended as the route of choice as it is rapid and effective. In each case the epinephrine is followed by a normal saline flush (2–5 ml). If circulatory access cannot be gained, the tracheal tube can be used. 3. Protocol for drugs in asystole. The drug should be injected quickly down a narrow bore suction catheter beyond the tracheal end of the tube and then flushed in with 1 or 2 ml of normal saline.
The rate, particularly in small infants, may be extremely high (up to 220 per minute). 2. Bradycardia is a pre-terminal sign. 2. Heart rate by age Age (years) <1 1–2 2–5 5–12 >12 Heart rate (beats per minute) 110–160 100–150 95–140 80–120 60–100 15 RECOGNITION OF THE SERIOUSLY ILL CHILD Pulse volume Although blood pressure is maintained until shock is severe, an indication of perfusion can be gained by comparative palpation of both peripheral and central pulses. Absent peripheral pulses and weak central pulses are serious signs of advanced shock, and indicate that hypotension is already present.
Advanced Paediatric Life Support, 3rd Edition by Kevin Mackway-Jones