Pump it up! Pediatric Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation: Update 2014

A video presentation led by Jill Posner, MD, MSCE, on Pediatric Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation, from the CHOP Medical Seminar in Salzburg, Austria, June 15-21, 2014.

At the end of this session, participants will be able to:

  • List the factors associated with increased survival from pediatric cardiac arrest
  • State the characteristics of high quality chest compressions in CPR
  • Recognize the value of Automated External Defibrillators in pediatric patients of various ages
  • List resuscitative medications and their indications (by algorithm) used during pediatric resuscitations according to the 2010 PALS guidelines.

Related Centers and Programs: CHOP Open-access Medical Education, Emergency Department