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Training Categorized: Cardiac

Heart Sounds Collection

In this video, we release our 12 heart sounds. Each sound has a slide that provides details about the sound you're hearing. For more great free content, be sure to check out our EMTprep.com library today! This video is specifically provided by EMTprep to assist Members in preparing for the NREMT exam and related skills sheets and for no other purpose. NREMT study aids and resources provided by EMTprep are not intended to provide training for life saving techniques, emergency response training, or any other type of medical training.

Correcting the H's and T's of ACLS

In this video, we review how to correct the H's and T's in ACLS. We go by the 2015 guidelines in this video. Be sure to check out all of our great study tools for the NREMT exam at our website, www.EMTprep.com. This video is specifically provided by EMTprep to assist Members in preparing for the NREMT exam and related skills sheets and for no other purpose. NREMT study aids and resources provided by EMTprep are not intended to provide training for life saving techniques, emergency response training, or any other type of medical training.

Frank-Starlings Law Explained

In this video, we review Starlings Law, otherwise known as the Frank-Starling Mechanism.

What is chest recoil, and why is it so important?

Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) is one of the most fundamental skills for any EMS provider to know and perform well. It is the crux of emergency medicine, and is a truly straightforward physiologic principle: pump for the heart when it fails to do so for itself.

The rules of CPR are simple: pump hard and fast. The recommended rate of compressions is 100-120 beats/min, and the recommended depth when doing compressions on an adult is one third the depth of the chest. By doing this, the provider performing compressions is able to continuously move blood throughout the body by forcibly pushing...