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Emergency Medicine: Sudden Cardiac Arrest and AEDs - 217

Presenter: Stanley F. Malamed, DDS
  • DDS, New York University College of Dentistry
  • Dental Anesthesiology Residency, Montefiore Hospital, New York
  • Diplomate, American Board of Anesthesiology
  • Professor of Anesthesia and Medicine, USC Herman Ostrow Dental School
  • Authored 150 scientific papers, 3 textbooks
  • Disclosure: Dr. Malamed reports no conflicts of interest

Course Description

Management of acute myocardial infarction is described as well as an in-depth discussion of sudden cardiac arrest and its management.  The importance of defibrillation used an AED is discussed.

Course Objectives

  • Define cardiac arrest
  • Describe the cardiac rhythms associated with sudden cardiac arrest
  • Discuss the mechanism of defibrillation
  • Describe the use of an automated external defibrillator

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