Medical emergencies series 3. Choking

Posted on 08 April 2016
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30 mins CPD/CE
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In this new series of medical emergencies, Lyn Watts of Watts training provides an important insight into the main aspects of the management of medical emergencies. This video series is very useful for the entire dental team.  Part 3 covers the medical emergency of choking.

Aims and Objectives

  • Understand causes of choking
  • Understand the difference between effective and ineffective cough mechanisms
  • Understand the abdominal thrust manoeuvre
  • Understand the options in pregnant females and in children

To view Part 1 - basic life support - click here

To view Part 2 -paedatric life support - click here

To view Part 3- choking - scroll below

To view Part 4 - defibrillation - click here

To view Part 5 - airways - click here

To view Part 6 - anaphylaxis - click here

To view Part 7 - angina AND contents of your medical emergencies kit - click here

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