3. A Shot of Adrenaline

120 responses

Does your agency follow ACLS for epinephrine administration?

120 out of 120 answered

1
Yes
84%/ 101 resp.
2
No
15%/ 19 resp.

In which cardiac arrest rhythms do you administer epinephrine?

120 out of 120 answered

1
All of the above
85%/ 102 resp.
2
Ventricular fibrillation
30%/ 36 resp.
3
Asystole
28%/ 34 resp.
4
PEA
28%/ 34 resp.
5
Ventricular tachycardia
20%/ 25 resp.

Epinephrine dosage is correlated with resuscitation outcome

120 out of 120 answered

1
False
55%/ 67 resp.
2
True
44%/ 53 resp.

Epinephrine can have significant negative effects on cardiac and neurovascular circulation

120 out of 120 answered

1
True
91%/ 110 resp.
2
False
8%/ 10 resp.

What gauge IV do you need to run the dirty EPI drip?

119 out of 120 answered

1
18 g
68%/ 81 resp.
2
It doesn't matter
23%/ 28 resp.
3
20 g
8%/ 10 resp.
4
22 g
0%/ 0 resp.
5
24 g
0%/ 0 resp.