European Resuscitation Council Guidelines 2021 Basic Life Support

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Olasveengen , T M , Semeraro , F , Ristagno , G , Castren , M , Handley , A , Kuzovlev , A , Monsieurs , K G , Raffay , V , Smyth , M , Soar , J , Svavarsdottir , H & Perkins , G D 2021 , ' European Resuscitation Council Guidelines 2021 Basic Life Support ' , Resuscitation , vol. 161 , pp. 98-114 .

Title: European Resuscitation Council Guidelines 2021 Basic Life Support
Author: Olasveengen, Theresa M.; Semeraro, Federico; Ristagno, Giuseppe; Castren, Maaret; Handley, Anthony; Kuzovlev, Artem; Monsieurs, Koenraad G.; Raffay, Violetta; Smyth, Michael; Soar, Jasmeet; Svavarsdottir, Hildigunnur; Perkins, Gavin D.
Contributor organization: HUS Emergency Medicine and Services
Department of Diagnostics and Therapeutics
Helsinki University Hospital Area
Date: 2021-04
Language: eng
Number of pages: 17
Belongs to series: Resuscitation
ISSN: 0300-9572
Abstract: The European Resuscitation Council has produced these basic life support guidelines, which are based on the 2020 International Consensus on Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Science with Treatment Recommendations. The topics covered include cardiac arrest recognition, alerting emergency services, chest compressions, rescue breaths, automated external defibrillation (AED), CPR quality measurement, new technologies, safety, and foreign body airway obstruction.
Subject: Guidelines
Basic Life support
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
Chest compression
Rescue breaths
Automated External Defibrillator
Emergency Medical Services
Emergency Medical Dispatch
3126 Surgery, anesthesiology, intensive care, radiology
Peer reviewed: Yes
Rights: cc_by_nc_nd
Usage restriction: openAccess
Self-archived version: publishedVersion

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