Saving Lives

Improving cardiac resuscitation

What’s New and Exciting in Resuscitation: Cutting Edge Innovations


This program is approved for 1.0 Contact hour for Nurses and Respiratory Therapists. After watching the webinar, you may go to and register to take the test. Once you have successfully completed the test, you may print out your certificate immediately.


Learning Objectives

Cardiac arrest remains a significant cause of death and disability. However, new technologies are fundamentally altering our potential to improve survival. This webinar will introduce healthcare professionals to some new and innovative technologies and practices currently being studied in the world of resuscitation. Discussion will focus on the use of drones for delivery of automated external defibrillator (AED) devices and blood for hemorrhaging patients, heads-up CPR, designated cardiac arrest centers, E-CPR, approaches for patients who wake up while receiving chest compressions and finally new evidence in post-arrest care.  It’s exciting to see where resuscitation research is heading.


Upon completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:

  1. Recognize the strategies that can improve shock success in ventricular fibrillation
  2. Describe techniques to successfully convert supraventricular tachycardia
  3. Discuss pacing therapy for symptomatic bradycardia

Continuing Education for Nurses, Respiratory Therapists, and EMS Professionals

This program has been approved for 1.0 contact hours Continuing Respiratory Care Education (CRCE) credit by the American Association of Respiratory Care, 9425 N. MacArthur Blvd. Suite 100, Irving, TX 75063. . This education activity is approved for 1.0 contact hour. Provider approved by California Board of Nursing, Provider # 14477 and the Florida Board of Nursing Provider # 50-17032.

Support for this educational activity from Stryker