Fact 13 – How can Defibrillation be performed?

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Ressuscitation / Defibrillation

It can be performed in 3 different ways:

  • Sticking defibrillator pads on the patient’s chest
  • Placing external defibrillator paddles on the patient’s chest
  • Placing internal defibrillator paddles directly on patient’s heart

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Ressuscitação / Desfibrilhação   

Pode ser realizada em 3 formas diferentes:

  • Ao aplicar os eléctrodos de desfibrilação no peito do doente
  • Ao colocar as pás externas de desfibrilhação no peito do doente
  • Ao colocar as pás internas de desfibrilhação directamente no coração do doente

 

References / Referências:

Criscitelli EdD RN, Theresa. Fast Facts for the Operating Room Nurse: An Orientation and Care Guide in a Nutshell: Volume 1 (p. 186). Springer Publishing Company. Kindle Edition.

 

 

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