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What are the ACLS algorithms?

There are four primary ACLS algorithms in this ACLS training which include the Cardiac Arrest Algorithm, Bradycardia Algorithm, Tachycardia Algorithm, and the Post-Cardiac Arrest Algorithm. Also included in the course is a review of the Acute Coronary Syndrome Algorithm and Stroke Algorithm.

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Also question is, how do you memorize ACLS algorithms?

The Use of Mnemonics Some of the most common mnemonics that are normally used by ACLS certification candidates include note organization mnemonics, expressions, models, words, music, names, images, rhymes, connection and spelling mnemonics and flashcards. Here is an example of a Mnemonic that is used for ACLS.

Similarly, what score do you need to pass ACLS? The ACLS certification exam is not timed, but we strongly recommend that you treat it like other exams (answer the questions without the help of the study materials). You need to achieve a passing score of 80% or better.

Beside this, what are the latest ACLS guidelines?

Version control: This document is current with respect to 2015 American Heart Association® Guidelines for CPR and ECC. These guidelines are current until they are replaced on October 2020. If you are reading this page after October 2020, please contact ACLS Training Center at [email protected] for an updated document.

What rhythms do I need to know for ACLS?

  • Ventricular Fibrillation/Pulseless Ventricular Tachycardia.
  • PEA (Pulseless Electrical Activity)
  • Asystole.
  • Sinus Tachycardia.
  • Atrial fibrillation.
  • Narrow-complex.
  • Stable wide-complex.
  • Stable monomorphic VT.

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