ACLS Exam Version B questions with correct answers

Discipline: Nursing

Type of Paper: Exam Questions and Answers

Academic Level: Undergrad. (yrs 3-4)

Paper Format: APA

Pages: 11 Words: 3025

Question

1. What should be done to minimize interruptions in chest compressions during CPR?

  1. Perform pulse checks only after defibrillation.

  2. Continue CPR while the defibrillator is charging.

  3. AdministerIVmedicationsonlywhenbreathsaregiven.

  4. ContinuetouseAEDevenafterthearrivalofamanualdefibrillator.

2. Which condition is an indication to stop or withhold resuscitative efforts?

  1. Unwitnessedarrest

  2. Safetythreattoproviders

  3. Patientagegreaterthan85years

  4. Noreturnofspontaneouscirculationafter10minutesofCPR

3. After verifying the absence of a pulse, you initiate CPR with adequate bag-mask ventilation. The patient’s lead II ECG appears below. What is your next action? 

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