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==2010 AHA Recommendations==
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''See [[critical care quick reference]] for drug doses by weight.''
*Use Heimlich for >1yr; back/chest thrusts for <1yr
 
*Treat shock w/ initial 20cc/kg bolus
 
**Repeat boluses up to total of 60 mL/kg; thereafter pressors should be started
 
*Do not routinely hyperventilate even in cases of head injury
 
*Provide family w/ option of being present during resuscitation
 
*IO is useful as initial vascular access
 
*Self-Adhering Electrodes
 
**Use largest size that will fit on child’s chest w/o touching
 
**When possible leave 3cm between electrodes
 
**Adult size for >10kg; infant size for <10kg
 
*Hypotension is defined as sys BP:
 
**<60 (0 to 28 days)
 
**<70 (1mo - 12mo)
 
**<70 + (2 X age in yr) (1-10yr)
 
**<90 (≥10yr)
 
  
==[[BLS]]==
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==Algorithms==
 
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*[[BLS]]
==Advanced Airway==
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*[[Pediatric Pulseless Arrest]]
*Cuffed and uncuffed ETT are acceptable
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*[[PALS: Bradycardia]]
**Uncuffed
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**Use [[Pediatric Pulseless Arrest]] algorithm if no pulse = PEA
***<1yo - 3.5mm ETT
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*[[PALS: Tachycardia]]
***1-2yo - 4mm ETT
 
***>2yo - 4 + (age/4)
 
**Cuffed
 
***<1yo - 3mm ETT
 
***1-2yo - 3.5mm ETT
 
***>2yo - 3.5 + (age/4)
 
 
 
==[[Pediatric Pulseless Arrest]]==
 
 
 
==[[PALS: Bradycardia]]==
 
 
 
==[[PALS: Tachycardia]]==
 
  
 
==See Also==
 
==See Also==
*[[Peds Quick Drug Card]]
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*[[AHA Recommendation Changes by Year]]
 
*[[Airway Sizes (Peds)]]
 
*[[Airway Sizes (Peds)]]
 
*[[Synchronized Cardioversion]]
 
*[[Synchronized Cardioversion]]
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*[[ACLS (Main)]]
 
*[[ACLS (Main)]]
 
*[[ACLS (Treatable Conditions)]]
 
*[[ACLS (Treatable Conditions)]]
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*[[Neonatal Resuscitation]]
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*[[Newborn Resuscitation]]
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*[[Pediatric Vital Signs]]
  
==Source==
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==References==
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<references/>
 
AHA 2010 Guidelines for PALS
 
AHA 2010 Guidelines for PALS
  
[[Category:Airway/Resus]]
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[[Category:Critical Care]]
[[Category:Cards]]
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[[Category:Cardiology]]
[[Category:Peds]]
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[[Category:Pediatrics]]
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[[Category:EMS]]

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