Explain the difference between a heart attack and cardiac arrest

  1. Explain the difference between a heart attack and cardiac arrest.
  • Heart Attack
  • Cardiac Arrest
  • List and discuss the five links that must occur when caring for cardiac arrest.

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  3. What are these links called ______________________?

  4. ________,___________, and__________________ are needed

     when a victim’s heart stop beating.

 5. Discuss the following: List important facts

     1. Check for Responsiveness and Breathing

     2. Give Chest Compressions

  • Give Rescue Breaths

6. List and explain 3 other methods of rescue breathing

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Continue CPR until ______________________________________.

7.  List FYI fact about risk factors of cardiovascular disease:

  • Risk factors can not be changed

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  • Risk factors can be changed 

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8. Q & A – For CPR purposes what defines an

  • adult
  • Child
  • Infant

9. Q & A-What are the types of upper airway obstructions?(Explain each)

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10 List 10 reasons for Airway Obstruction (Skip this question if you included this answer in question #9).

11. In Figure 5-4 the lady is demonstrating _______________________.

12. When a mild airway obstruction occurs the victim should be  

          ______________________________________.

13. List 4 signs of severe airway obstruction.

14. List the steps when caring for obstruction airway:

  • Adult
  • Obese adult
  • Pregnant woman
  • child
  • infant

 Continue abdominal thrust until _______________________________

15. Log into www.ECSInstitute.org/Advanced to complete the following   

       Interactive Skill Drills: Place your answers from the Interactive Skill

       Drills on this document  

  • 5-1 Adult CPR
  • 5-2 Child CPR
  • 5-3 Infant CPR
  • 5-4 Airway Obstruction in a Responsive Adult or Child

16. Explain the mnemonic RAP-CAB

      R:

      A:

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17.  Complete the following:

Prep Kit: Assessment in Action
Prep Kit: Check Your Knowledge
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