If saving lives is to be enhanced by improving knowledge acquisition, this study findings may prove efficacious. If the students find comfort in the learning situation and are allowed to practice until they are proficient, they may practice beyond the course, thereby enhancing short- and long-term retention of ACLS techniques.Students practiced together, but testing was completed independently using course instructors as team members. ... The first session of each course began with participants completing the AHA ACLS Written Examination pretest and the ... Pretests were reviewed upon completion with an annotated answer test. Instructors were available for question clarification. ... overview of the 2005 guidelines, the basic life support (BLS) primary survey, and ACLS secondary survey follow.
|Title||:||Comparing the Effects of Low and High Fidelity Simulation on Learning in Advanced Cardiac Life Support Classes|
|Publisher||:||ProQuest - 2008|