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The peri-arrest patient (incorporating BLS and ALS) 

The peri-arrest patient (incorporating BLS and ALS)
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The peri-arrest patient (incorporating BLS and ALS)
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10.1093/med/9780199202447.003.0001
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date: 20 October 2019

Basic life support 4

Advanced life support 6

The peri-arrest patient 8

Occasionally you will be the first person on the scene. Doctors get used to running arrests, so do not freeze when you walk into a cubicle and find the unresponsive patient – just do the basics....

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