4. Paediatric Basic Life Support

  1. Phil Jevon RN BSc (Hons) PGCE
  1. Phil Jevon

Published Online: 28 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781118702956.ch4

Paediatric Advanced Life Support

Paediatric Advanced Life Support

How to Cite

Jevon, P. (2012) Paediatric Basic Life Support, in Paediatric Advanced Life Support, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., West Sussex, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118702956.ch4

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 10 APR 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405197762

Online ISBN: 9781118702956

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Keywords:

  • Basic airway management;
  • Basic life support (BLS);
  • Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR);
  • Chest compression;
  • Foreign body airway obstruction;
  • Recovery position;
  • Ventilation methods

Summary

  • Introduction

  • Learning Objectives

  • Principles of Basic Airway Management

  • Sequence of Actions in bAsic Life Support

  • Principles of Mouth to Mouth Ventilation

  • Principles of Performing Chest Compressions

  • The Recovery Position

  • Management of Foreign Body Airway Obstruction

  • Principles of Safer Handling During CPR

  • References