Tag Archives: ACLS

Video: ACLS Terminology Zombie Notes Study Chart

Nursing Educator Michele Kunz discusses the ACLS Terminolgoy Zombie Notes Study Chart. This chart includes the most important information healthcare professionals must memorize to successfully understand the terms used in the Advanced Cardiac Life Support Program. There are 66 words … Continue reading

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Video: Tips For Passing The ACLS Certification Exam

Video Description: Nursing Educator Michele Kunz gives healthcare professionals a brief overview of what they must know and understand about being successful on the ACLS Certification Exam. Michele gives us a quick discussion about which EKG’s / ECG’s are essential … Continue reading

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Video: Popular Code Drugs and Emergency Medications

Video Description: Nursing Educator Michele Kunz gives nurses a brief overview today’s popular code drugs and emergency medications. Michele will discuss epineprhine, adrenaline, amiodarone, atropine, and adenosine. Also discusses alpha and beta blockers. She will also discuss how these drugs … Continue reading

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Video: Cardiac And Vasoactive Medications

Video Description: Nursing Educator Michele Kunz gives nurses a brief overview about popular cardiac and vasoactive medications. Michele will discuss beta blockers, calcium channel blockers, and ace inhibitors. She will also discuss how these drugs work, their side effects, and … Continue reading

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ACLS Zombie Notes Study Chart Updated

I have made some new changes and additions to the ACLS Zombie Notes Study Chart. All editions on Amazon, Scribd, Kindle, and SmashWords have been updated. Anyone that has already taken my ACLS class will have the password and can … Continue reading

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2010 AHA Guidelines for CPR and ECC

  Highlights of the 2010 AHA Guidelines for CPR and ECC “This publication summarized the key issues and changes in the 2010 American Heart Association (AHA) Guidelines for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and Emergency Cardiovascular Care (ECC).”

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New Anti-Coagulant for Atrial Fibrillation

Here is important new information for my nurses and nursing students: Anticoagulant dabigatran (Pradaxa) can now be considered as an alternative to warfarin (Coumadin) as treatment for patients suffering from atrial fibrillation.

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10 Hot Tips For Passing the AHA ACLS Exam

Here is a guide to help you improve your chances of passing the AHA – American Heart Association certification exam for ACLS – Advanced Cardiac Life Support. If you take the advice given here seriously, you will do very well … Continue reading

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Video: ACLS 2010 Updates

Nursing educator Michele Kunz gives healthcare professionals an introduction to the new AHA guidelines for ACLS. Special emphasis is on the major changes that occurred for asystole and pea-pulseless electrical activity. Continue reading

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Video: ACLS Zombie Notes Study Chart

Video Description: Nursing educator Michele Kunz discusses the ACLS Zombie Notes Study Chart. She tells her students what the Zombie Notes are and how to use this study guide to help them in their studies. This Zombie Notes is for … Continue reading

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