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Jane Lynch Bank post-anaesthesia care unit nurse, Emersons Green NHS Treatment Centre, Bristol

A CPD article improved Jane Lynch’s knowledge of cardiopulmonary resuscitation equipment

What was the nature of the CPD activity, practice-related feedback and/or event and/or experience in your practice?

The article provided an overview of adult cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) equipment, and its location in a standard resuscitation trolley. It outlined the nurse’s responsibilities in relation to CPR, such as recognising signs of cardiac arrest, commencing CPR, checking the resuscitation trolley and record-keeping.

Nursing Standard. 32, 14, 64-65. doi: 10.7748/ns.32.14.64.s37

This reflective account is based on NS879 Bowden T, Smith D (2017) An overview of adult cardiopulmonary resuscitation equipment. Nursing Standard. 31, 23, 54-62

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