Chapter 1

Rapid sequence intubation

Intubate like a pro. This chapter will teach you how to secure the airway of your patient using either direct or video laryngoscopy and optimize post-intubation conditions.
10 Lessons, 1 Quiz
Chapter 2

Cardioversion and defibrillation

Cardioversion and defibrillation got you shaking? Learn the differences between them, their indications, tools to use, and how to shock someone back to life in this chapter.
  • Knowing the indications
  • Obtaining informed consent
  • Identifying the tools
  • Performing the procedure
  • Putting it all together
  • Cardioversion and defibrillation quiz
6 Lessons, 1 Quiz
Chapter 3

Transcutaneous pacing

Use transcutaneous pacing (TCP) to treat symptomatic bradycardias. Here, you’ll cover indications for TCP, medications that boost tolerability, and how to use external pacer pads.
  • Knowing the indications
  • Identifying the tools
  • Mastering transcutaneous pacing
  • Transcutaneous pacing quiz
4 Lessons, 1 Quiz
Chapter 4

Transvenous pacing

In this chapter, you’ll learn to recognize when transvenous pacing (TVP) is required, how to float a transvenous pacer, and how to diagnose and fix TVP complications.
  • Knowing the indications
  • Identifying the tools
  • Mastering transvenous pacer placement
  • Troubleshooting
  • Transvenous pacing quiz
5 Lessons, 1 Quiz
Chapter 5

Vertigo maneuvers

What’s causing your patient’s vertigo? Here, you’ll cover common causes, when and how to perform Dix-Hallpike and Epley maneuvers, and how to fix benign positional vertigo.
  • Distinguishing between causes of vertigo
  • Diagnosing vertigo with the Dix-Hallpike test
  • Treating vertigo with the Epley maneuver
  • Performing the HINTS exam
  • Vertigo maneuvers quiz
5 Lessons, 1 Quiz
Chapter 6

Central venous access

In this chapter, you’ll learn how to place a central line, secure and flush the line, place an Easy IJ, and avoid common pitfalls involved in the process.
  • Understanding the indications
  • Identifying the tools
  • Recognizing the landmarks
  • Mastering the microskills
  • Mastering placement
  • Flushing and securing
  • Maximizing the chance of success
  • Placing an Easy IJ
  • Putting it all together—central line
  • Putting it all together—Easy IJ
  • Central venous access quiz
11 Lessons, 1 Quiz
Chapter 7

Chest tubes

When are chest tubes necessary? In this chapter, you’ll find out when they’re useful, how to quickly treat a pneumothorax, and how to place chest tubes and pigtail catheters.
  • Understanding the indications
  • Decompressing a tension pneumothorax
  • Identifying the tools
  • Placing a chest tube
  • Securing the tube
  • Placing a pigtail catheter
  • Putting it all together—chest tube
  • Putting it all together—pigtail catheter
  • Chest tubes quiz
9 Lessons, 1 Quiz
Chapter 8

Lumbar puncture

Here, you’ll learn how to perform a lumbar puncture to diagnose a brain bleed or infection, how to optimize patient positioning prior to the procedure, and master manometry.
  • Understanding the indications
  • Identifying the tools
  • Positioning the patient
  • Performing a lumbar puncture
  • Putting it all together
  • Lumbar puncture quiz
6 Lessons, 1 Quiz
Chapter 9

Peripheral IV access

Wrap up this emergency procedures course by learning how to place a peripheral IV and draw blood when required.
  • Placing an IV
  • Procedure video
  • Peripheral IV access quiz
  • Emergency Procedures Masterclass outro
4 Lessons, 1 Quiz