Use amiodarone to manage the cardiac rhythm - Skill - UNITAF Force Manual (FM)




Use amiodarone to manage the cardiac rhythm
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FM/BS-221.V3.01 - Use amiodarone to manage the cardiac rhythm
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Published by Sgt Jochem on 14/03/2024 at 18:18
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FM/BS-221.V3.00 - Use amiodarone to manage the cardiac rhythm
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Published by Sgt Jochem on 14/03/2024 at 18:18
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FM/BS-221.V1.01 - Use amiodarone to manage the cardiac rhythm
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Administer amiodarone to:

  • Support AED-based resuscitation - see FM/BG-201- Treat cardiac arrest with an AED(-X). 

Dosage of amiodarone is as follows: No more than once every two minutes, maximum of four doses total. 

Do note that usage of amiodarone might cause bradycardia (low heart rate) and heart rate must therefore be closely monitored during and after administration. 

Published by Capt Korean Falcon on 09/01/2024 at 14:15
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FM/BS-221.V1.00 - Use amiodarone to manage the cardiac rythm
Skill

Administer amiodarone to:

  • Support AED-based resuscitation - see FM/BG-201- Treat cardiac arrest with an AED(-X). 

Dosage of amiodarone is as follows: No more than once every two minutes, maximum of four doses total. 

Do note that usage of amiodarone might cause bradycardia (low heart rate) and heart rate must therefore be closely monitored during and after administration. 

Published by Capt Korean Falcon on 09/01/2024 at 13:14
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