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ACLS 2011 : the ACLS/arrhythmia pocket brain book

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat25085
Grauer, Ken. --Gainesville, FL: KG/EKG Press , 2011.
Call Number
WG 205 G774a 2011
Location
Halifax Infirmary
Call Number
WG 205 G774a 2011
Author
Grauer, Ken
Place of Publication
Gainesville, FL
Publisher
KG/EKG Press
Date of Publication
2011
Physical Description
101 p.
ISBN
9781930553088
Subjects (MeSH)
Advanced Cardiac Life Support
Heart Arrest - therapy
Arrhythmias, cardiac
Format
Book
Location
Halifax Infirmary
Loan Period
3 weeks
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ACLS provider manual

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat38330
American Heart Association. --Ottawa, ON: Heart & Stroke Foundation , 2016.
Call Number
WG 205 A31 2016 RES
Location
IWK Health Sciences Library
Sub-Location
RESERVE
Call Number
WG 205 A31 2016 RES
Corporate Author
American Heart Association
Other Authors
Heart and Stroke Foundation
Alternate Title
Advanced cardiovascular life support provider manual 2015
Place of Publication
Ottawa, ON
Publisher
Heart & Stroke Foundation
Date of Publication
2016
Physical Description
192 p.
Subjects (MeSH)
Advanced Cardiac Life Support
Heart Arrest - therapy
Life Support Care - methods
Resuscitation - methods
Notes
2015 Canadian resuscitation & first aid guidelines.
Format
Book
Location
IWK Health Sciences Library
Sub-Location
RESERVE
Copies
2
Loan Period
1 WEEK LOAN
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Advanced cardiovascular life support : provider manual

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat44038
Heart & Stroke Foundation of Canada ; American Heart Association. --Ottawa, ON: Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada , 2016.
Call Number
WG 205 A184 2016
Location
Dickson Building
Halifax Infirmary
Call Number
WG 205 A184 2016
Corporate Author
Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada
Other Authors
American Heart Association
Responsibility
Heart & Stroke Foundation of Canada ; American Heart Association
Alternate Title
ACLS provider manual
Place of Publication
Ottawa, ON
Publisher
Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada
Date of Publication
2016
Physical Description
xiii, 192 p.
ISBN
9781936969503
Subjects (MeSH)
Advanced Cardiac Life Support
Heart Arrest - therapy
Life Support Care - methods
Resuscitation - methods
Specialty
Cardiology
Critical Care
Emergency Medicine
Format
Book
Publication Type
Handbook
Location
Dickson Building
Halifax Infirmary
Copies
2
Loan Period
3 weeks
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Advanced cardiovascular life support : provider manual

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editors Elizabeth Sinz, Kenneth Navarro ; senior managing editor Erik S. Soderberg. --Dallas, TX: American Heart Association , c2011.
Call Number
WG 205 A184 2011
Location
Halifax Infirmary
Nova Scotia Hospital
Call Number
WG 205 A184 2011
Other Authors
Sinz, Elizabeth
Navarro, Kenneth
Responsibility
editors Elizabeth Sinz, Kenneth Navarro ; senior managing editor Erik S. Soderberg
Alternate Title
ACLS provider manual
Place of Publication
Dallas, TX
Publisher
American Heart Association
Date of Publication
c2011
Physical Description
183 p.
ISBN
9781616690106
Subjects (MeSH)
Advanced Cardiac Life Support
Heart Arrest - therapy
Life Support Care - methods
Resuscitation - methods
Contents
Course overview -- The systematic approach: the BLS and ACLS surveys -- Effective resuscitation: team dynamics -- Systems of care -- The ACLS cases.
Format
Book
Publication Type
Handbook
Location
Halifax Infirmary
Nova Scotia Hospital
Loan Period
3 weeks
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Handbook of emergency cardiovascular care for healthcare providers

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat23280
Field, John M. --Dallas, TX: American Heart Association | Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada , 2010.
Call Number
WG 205 H236 2010
Location
Halifax Infirmary
Call Number
WG 205 H236 2010
Author
Field, John M
Other Authors
Hazinski, Mary Fran
Gilmore, David
Place of Publication
Dallas, TX
Publisher
American Heart Association
Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada
Date of Publication
2010
Physical Description
102 p.
ISBN
9781616690007
Subjects (MeSH)
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation - Handbooks
Heart Arrest - therapy - Handbooks
Advanced Cardiac Life Support - Handbooks
Format
Book
Location
Halifax Infirmary
Copies
2
Loan Period
3 weeks
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Handbook of emergency cardiovascular care for healthcare providers

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat38329
Heart and Stroke Foundation. --[Dallas, TX]: American Heart Association , 2015.
Call Number
WG 205 H236 2015 RES
Location
IWK Health Sciences Library
Sub-Location
RESERVE
Call Number
WG 205 H236 2015 RES
Corporate Author
Heart and Stroke Foundation
Other Authors
American Heart Association
Place of Publication
[Dallas, TX]
Publisher
American Heart Association
Date of Publication
2015
Physical Description
105 p.
ISBN
9781926969367
Subjects (MeSH)
Advanced Cardiac Life Support - Handbooks
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation - Handbooks
Heart Arrest - therapy - Handbooks
Resuscitation - methods
Notes
2015 Canadian resuscitation & first aid guidelines.
Format
Book
Location
IWK Health Sciences Library
Sub-Location
RESERVE
Copies
2
Loan Period
1 WEEK LOAN
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Resuscitation : translational research, clinical evidence, education, guidelines

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat33312
Antonino Gullo, Giuseppe Ristagno, editors ; foreword by Massimo Antonelli. --Milan: Springer , c2014.
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Location
Online
Resuscitation is a two-stage process comprising the achievement/maintenance of spontaneous circulation and post-resuscitation management. The approach is complex and multifaceted and entails the integration of new physiological insights, pharmacological options, and technological advances. The purpose of this volume, written by top experts in the field, is to promote, share, and disseminate new advances in resuscitation and post-resuscitation care. The issues addressed are wide ranging and of g…
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Other Authors
Gullo, A
Ristagno, Giuseppe
Antonelli, Massimo
Responsibility
Antonino Gullo, Giuseppe Ristagno, editors ; foreword by Massimo Antonelli
Place of Publication
Milan
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
c2014
Physical Description
1 online resource (xi, 254 pages)
ISBN
9788847055070 (electronic bk.)
9788847055063
Subjects (MeSH)
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
Electric Countershock
Heart Arrest - therapy
Translational Medical Research
Subjects (LCSH)
Resuscitation
Emergency medicine
Emergency Services
Anesthesiology
Abstract
Resuscitation is a two-stage process comprising the achievement/maintenance of spontaneous circulation and post-resuscitation management. The approach is complex and multifaceted and entails the integration of new physiological insights, pharmacological options, and technological advances. The purpose of this volume, written by top experts in the field, is to promote, share, and disseminate new advances in resuscitation and post-resuscitation care. The issues addressed are wide ranging and of great topical interest or controversy. They include priorities of intervention, quality of resuscitation, use of mechanical supports, new defibrillation strategies, prevention of organ damage, strategies in cases of sudden cardiac death, new pharmacological treatments, and post-resuscitation care, including temperature management and prediction and improvement of outcome after cardiac arrest. Particular attention is devoted to up-to-date evidence from the most recent experimental and clinical trials on resuscitation science and to gold standard evidence-based resuscitation and post-resuscitation treatments and interventions. In addition, organizational models and integrated care systems for trauma are considered, and critical care education and the process of guideline development are reviewed.
Contents
Part I. State of the Art in Resuscitation -- 1 Resuscitation Science: From the Beginning to the Present Day -- 2. From Experimental and Clinical Evidence to Guidelines -- 3. Trauma Systems and Trauma Care -- Part II. Advances in Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and Defibrillation -- 4. Compression-Only CPR Versus CPR with Ventilations -- 5. Ventricular Fibrillation and Defibrillation: State of Our Knowledge and Uncertainities -- 6. Amplitude Spectrum Area to Predict the Success of Defibrillation -- 7. The Importance of Automated External Defibrillation Implementation Programs -- Part III. Optimization of Cardiopulmonary and Cerebral Resuscitation on Sudden Cardiac Death -- 8. Mechanical Versus Manual CPR -- 9. Improving Survival from Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest with Bystander Chest Compression-Only CPR: The First Component of Cardiocerebral Resuscitation -- 10. Reperfusion Strategies in Sudden Cardiac Arrest -- 11. Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation Strategy in Cardiac Arrest -- Part IV. Pharmacological Approach During CPR -- 12. Vasopressors During CPR -- 13. Targeting Mitochondria During CPR -- 14. The Potential Contribution of Corticosteroids to Positive Cardiac Arrest Outcomes -- 15. Pharmacological Induction of Hypothermia -- Part V. Post-Resuscitation Care -- 16. Effectiveness of Hypothermia in Human Cardiac Arrest and Update on the Target Temperature Management-Trial -- 17. New Strategies to Improve Outcome After Cardiac Arrest -- 18. New Methods to Induce Localized Brain and General Hypothermia -- 19. Predicting Outcome After Cardiac Arrest -- Part VI. Combining Physiology, Clinical Outcome, and Ethics -- 20. Circulating Cardiac Biomarkers and Outcome -- 21. Circulatory Shock: Definition, Assessment, and Management -- 22. Resuscitation and Ethics: How to Deal with the ‘‘Do not Resuscitate Order’’? -- 23. Translational Research: An Ongoing Challenge in Cardiac Arrest.
Format
e-Book
Location
Online
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Therapeutic Hypothermia After Cardiac Arrest : Clinical Application and Management

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Justin B. Lundbye, editor. --London: Springer , c2012.
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Location
Online
Therapeutic hypothermia (TH) has emerged as an important treatment option for patients resuscitated from cardiac arrest as it provides significant protection from developing neurologic injury. Although hospitals and medical centres have become familiar with this intervention, it still remains greatly under-utilized due to a lack of experience and resources to deploy such a program safely and effectively. Therapeutic Hypothermia After Cardiac Arrest provides an evidence-based approach to identi…
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Author
Lundbye, Justin B
Responsibility
Justin B. Lundbye, editor
Place of Publication
London
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
c2012
Physical Description
1 online resource (xvi, 122 p. : 27 ill., 18 ill. in color)
ISBN
9781447129516
Subjects (MeSH)
Heart Arrest - therapy
Hypothermia, Induced - methods
Subjects (LCSH)
Emergency medicine
Critical care medicine
Cardiology
Heart - Surgery
Abstract
Therapeutic hypothermia (TH) has emerged as an important treatment option for patients resuscitated from cardiac arrest as it provides significant protection from developing neurologic injury. Although hospitals and medical centres have become familiar with this intervention, it still remains greatly under-utilized due to a lack of experience and resources to deploy such a program safely and effectively. Therapeutic Hypothermia After Cardiac Arrest provides an evidence-based approach to identifying and managing cardiac arrest patients who are appropriate for TH. The Editor has assembled a team of prominent experts in the field to provide a practical "how-to" book that presents the reader with the necessary tools to design, apply and successfully manage a TH program at their institution. As such, this book will address the needs of emergency medicine physicians and staff, intensivists, internists, cardiologists, cardiac surgeons, interventionalists and nursing staff.
Contents
1. Introduction -- 2. Pre-hospital therapeutic hypothermia -- 3. Molecular Mechanism of Reperfusion Injury -- 4. Cardiac Arrest: Who Should Be Cooled? -- 5. Hypothermia: How to Cool -- 6. How to Implement Therapeutic Hypothermia in the Hospital -- 7. Post-Cardiac Arrest: How to Develop and Implement a Standard Therapeutic Hypothermia Protocol? -- 8. Complications of Therapeutic Hypothermia Following Cardiac Arrest -- 9. Pharmacology & Therapeutic Hypothermia -- 10. Determination of Neurological Prognosis -- 11. Therapeutic hypothermia as a treatment of myocardial infarction and cardiogenic shock -- Index.
Format
e-Book
Location
Online
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