The “ABCs” that emergency medical providers have come to know and love has now been changed to “CAB” – as in Circulation first then Airway then Breathing.
Gordon Ewy finally gets well-deserved recognition for his compression-only model of CPR and its significant improvement in patient outcomes. Compress first, compress hard, ask questions later.
These are just a couple of the many changes in the updated CPR/ACLS Guidelines.
The entire set of guidelines is available for review and download at Circulation’s web site. Get them now for free while they are available.