Advanced Life Support

Overview

Upon completion of this chapter you should be able to demonstrate the ability to apply the principles of advanced life support in the Immediate Care in Rugby setting to injured/ill players

Objectives

  1. Understand the Chain of Survival
  2. Identify potential risks to the Rescuer and accept a safe approach
  3. Understand the advanced life support algorithm for adults
  4. Understand the treatment for shock able rhythms : VF & pulseless VT
  5. Understand the treatment for non-shock able rhythms: Asystole & PEA
  6. Understand the advanced life support algorithm for children