Chief of Cardiology & Co-Director Cardiac Center at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
The presentation will review recent advances in pediatric resuscitation including bystander CPR, importance of rescue breaths for young children, and advanced resuscitation including ECMO.
Describe three (3) ways to educate citizens that can lead to a comprehensive change to a culture of excellence and improved CPR training in the community, schools and workplace.
List and describe three (3) ways to advance Public Access AED placement and utilization.
List and describe three (3) components of a high quality collaborative cardiovascular and resuscitation program in a dispatch, EMS and / or healthcare system that has demonstrated improvement in survival from SCA.
List and describe three (3) strategies for implementing data collection and quality improvement programs in an ECC system to support accountability and reporting.
List and describe one or more survivor / rescuer stories that can be used to illustrate an effective chain of survival for cardiac arrest.