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This course includes the latest CPR and Coronavirus recommendations.
Immediate Life Support (ILS) course was developed by Resuscitation Council UK for healthcare and dental professionals who may have to act as the first responder in an emergency, giving them the skills to manage patients in cardiac arrest before a cardiac arrest team arrives. This Immediate Life Support course (covering both adults and paediatrics) is designed to meet the core competencies set by the Standards for Conscious Sedation in the Provision of Dental Care.
Immediate Life Support (ILS) Course / Intermediate Life Support Course at Dental Hygienist and Therapist Consulting Board “UKDENTAL4U” offers candidates the ability and skills to immediately care response for the person in a life-threatening situation and enabling them to manage patients in cardiac arrest until the arrival of an emergency team and to participate as members of that team. This one day course includes lectures, practical working stations and workshops that re-enforce the information within the course manual which is sent prior to course.
This course provides a variety of skills, from managing a deteriorating patient, identifying causes and treating cardiac arrest, to improving abilities as both a team member and leader.
BLS (Basic Life Support) course incorporates Basic CPR (Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation) Skills and use of an AED (Automated External Defibrillator) for Dental Professionals.
Whereas ILS is more advanced care and includes CPR, Choking, AED, ABCDE Approach, Airway management, Suction, Medical Emergencies, Oxygen Therapy and Vital Signs. This has course has become mandatory for dental registration.
The Immediate Life Support session covers: