Pediatric Advanced Life Support
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Pediatric Advanced Life Support

Learn PALS entirely online - anywhere, anytime! Created by physicians and adheres to 2010 AHA guidelines.
4.2 (71 ratings)
Instead of using a simple lifetime average, Udemy calculates a course's star rating by considering a number of different factors such as the number of ratings, the age of ratings, and the likelihood of fraudulent ratings.
5,150 students enrolled
Last updated 12/2016
English
Price: Free
Includes:
  • 1 hour on-demand video
  • 1 Article
  • 3 Supplemental Resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • At the completion of this course, students will be prepared to take the certification examination for Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS).
  • Learn the theories and techniques required to respond to life threatening emergencies in the pediatric population
  • Understand the AHA guideline derived algorithms
  • Be familiar with advanced lifesaving interventions such as advanced airway management, medications, and therapies
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Requirements
  • Current basic life support certification helpful (required for certification)
  • Experience providing advanced life support, such as ACLS helpful but not required
  • Experience caring for a pediatric population helpful but not required
  • No special equipment or materials required
Description

Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) will prepare you to respond to life-threatening emergencies in the pediatric population with advanced interventions. This PALS course is based on the latest guidelines which focus on doing several tasks simultaneously with a group process that enables efficiency and minimization of error.

This course will teach participants how to perform advanced emergency interventions as well as review foundation theories including Basic Life Support, Anatomy and Physiology of the Heart, the Resuscitation Team, a Systematic Approach, Life-Threatening Issues, Medical Devices, Bradycardia, Tachycardia, and much more.

The course package includes:

- PALS Self-Assessments and Review Questions

- Numerous PALS Lectures and Video Presentations

NOTE - This course is for training in Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS). 

Optional FREE Certification Available: This course is for training in Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS). If you would like to be certified please visit us online at NHCPS and complete your PALS certification test. Udemy students receive the certification for FREE by using coupon code: mu417cart

Who is the target audience?
  • Healthcare Professionals
  • Medical Students
  • Nursing and Allied Health Students
  • Emergency Responders
  • Caregivers in pediatric settings, especially critical care
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Curriculum For This Course
Expand All 25 Lectures Collapse All 25 Lectures 02:01:39
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Introduction
1 Lecture 00:00
Introduction
1 page
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PALS Manual
1 Lecture 00:00
PALS Manual
66 pages
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Introduction
1 Lecture 00:49
Introduction
00:49
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Resuscitation Team
1 Lecture 01:11
Resuscitation Team
01:11
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Basic Life Support (BLS)
1 Lecture 06:51
BLS for Children and Infants
06:51

Self Assessment: BLS
4 questions
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Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)
5 Lectures 10:03
Normal Heart Anatomy and Physiology
02:58

A Systematic Approach
01:01

Initial Assessment: Diagnose and Treat
03:24

Second Assessment: Diagnose and Treat
01:48

Life-Threatening Issues
00:52

Self Assessment: PALS
3 questions
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Resuscitation Tools
7 Lectures 12:34
Medical Devices: Intraosseus Access
01:15

Medical Devices: Bag-Mask Ventilation
01:00

Medical Devices: Endotracheal Intubation
00:34

Medical Devices: Basic Airway Adjuncts and Techniques
03:36

Medical Devices: AED Infants and Children
01:40

Pharmacological Tools
00:33

PALS Skills Training
03:56

Self Assessment: Resuscitation Tools
2 questions
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Respiratory Distress or Failure
1 Lecture 02:33
Recognize and Respond
02:33

Self Assessment: Respiratory Distress/Failure
3 questions
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Bradycardia
1 Lecture 02:39
Recognize and Respond
02:39

Self Assessment: Bradycardia
3 questions
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Tachycardia
1 Lecture 02:35
Recognize and Respond
02:35

Self Assessment: Tachycardia
3 questions
4 More Sections
About the Instructor
National Health Care Provider Solutions
4.5 Average rating
1,074 Reviews
27,168 Students
5 Courses

National Health Care Provider Solutions (NHCPS) is the premier online provider of ACLS, PALS, BLS and CPR, AED & First Aid certification and re-certification.

All proceeds from the NHCPS support the efforts of the Disque Foundation, a nonprofit organization with a mission of advancing health care education to the under-served in the US and abroad. With the support of NHCPS, life support training has been made possible to the underserved in areas such as Haiti, Ethiopia, Malaysia, Costa Rica, Panama, and the United States.