Category Archives: AED

Video: Using the DART Sim App To Teach SVT And Synchronized Cardioversion

Nursing Educator Michele Kunz discusses the supraventricular cardioversion (SVT) and synchronized cardioversion algorithm using an ECG defibrillator, pacemaker, monitor. Michele demonstrates this using the ECG Simulator app, created by DART Sim, on her iPad. This simulator can simulate clinical situations … Continue reading

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Video: Using the DART Sim App To Teach ACLS And PEA Of Cardiac Arrest

Nursing Educator Michele Kunz discusses the asystole algorithm using an ECG defibrillator, pacemaker, monitor. Michele demonstrates this using the ECG Simulator app, created by DART Sim, on her iPad. This simulator can simulate clinical situations for ACLS, PALS, NRP, and … Continue reading

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Video: Review of ECG Simulator by DART Sim

Nursing Educator Michele Kunz reviews and demonstrates the ECG Simulator app created by DART Sim. Michele explains what the app is about, and how she uses it in her classroom when teaching medical professionals and students about using an ECG … Continue reading

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Video: BCLS, BLS, and CPR Classes: What Are The Different Classes All About

Nursing Educator Michele Kunz discusses some of the differences and similarities of the several different basic life-saver courses available to healthcare professionals and to lay-rescuers. Michele has many other videos on YouTube covering all aspects of PALS, ACLS, and BLS. … Continue reading

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Video: Top 10 Myths About The AED

Video Description: Nursing educator Michele Kunz discusses the biggest myths about the AED, the automated external defibrillator. This information is essential for the general public and for healthcare professionals. The information is also essential for healthcare professionals that are required … Continue reading

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Top 10 CPR Myths

Michele and I have been teaching CPR to healthcare professionals and students since 1984. We have seen the development, improvement, and wide-spread acceptance of CPR education over these years. Despite these advances, we still hear many myths about CPR every … Continue reading

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Top 10 AED Myths

There are many automated external defibrillators (AED) available in medical related as well as public places. Most of the public know what an AED is – but have never had their hands on one or been trained on how to … Continue reading

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Video: 10 Hot Tips For Surviving Your First Code

Video Description: Nursing educator Michele Kunz discusses 10 great ways for the new healthcare professional to prepare to handle their first emergency code, or code blue, while caring for patients in the hospital. Click here to visit Michele’s YouTube page … Continue reading

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Video: 10 Hot Tips For Passing The AHA BLS And CPR Certification Class And Exam

Video Description: Michele discusses 10 hot tips to help you be successful when taking the AHA certification class and exam for BLS and CPR. These tips are especially helpful for students and first-timers. Please watch in HD. Click here to … Continue reading

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Hands-Only CPR Simplifies Saving Lives For Bystanders

Chest compressions alone, or Hands-Only Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR), can save lives and can be used to help an adult who suddenly collapses, according to a new American Heart Association scientific statement. Hands-Only CPR is a potentially lifesaving option to be … Continue reading

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