AHA PALS Plus™: Trauma Overview & Approach Module


The objective of the AHA PALS Plus Trauma course is related to the intervention of pediatric trauma. After the completion of the course trainee will have the skills of managing pediatric post-cardiac arrest syndrome.

Learning Module

AHA PALS Plus™: Trauma Overview & Approach Module provides an algorithmic approach to asses pediatric patients. Healthcare providers and students will acquire knowledge in the following components upon completing the course

  1. Understanding Pathophysiology: Students delve into the underlying causes and clinical manifestations of pediatric post-cardiac arrest syndrome. This knowledge is fundamental for accurate diagnosis and timely intervention.
  2. Cardiac Monitoring: Effective cardiac monitoring techniques are explored to monitor pediatric patients' heart function post-arrest, enabling early detection of issues and appropriate intervention.
  3. Respiratory Support: The module provides in-depth guidance on providing respiratory support for intubated pediatric patients, a critical aspect of post-arrest care.
  4. Neurological Support: Students learn how to assess and monitor the neurological status of pediatric patients after cardiac arrest, ensuring comprehensive care.
  5. Complications Management: The module addresses the broad spectrum of complications that may arise post-arrest, from physiological to organ-related issues, empowering students to identify and manage them effectively.
  6. Prognostication: Students gain the ability to formulate outcomes and prognostications, enabling them to guide patient care plans based on comprehensive assessments.
  7. Recovery Process: Understanding the pediatric patient's recovery journey after cardiac arrest is essential, and this module provides insight into the process.


This module is dedicated to personnel in various healthcare settings, including:

  • Emergency response
  • Emergency medicine
  • Intensive care and
  • Critical care units

Targeted professionals:

  • Physicians
  • Nurses
  • Paramedics and
  • Other healthcare providers

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