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Early Warning Scoring and Pulse Oximetry


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There is good evidence that a significant number of patient deaths in hospital are preventable. Detecting signs of a patient’s deterioration with early warning scoring (EWS), combined with effective processes for emergency response, could help prevent cardiac arrest in the general ward.

This programme will examine the use of early warning scores and their role in preventing cardiac arrest. It will also look specifically at the technique of pulse oximetry.

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Course Objectives

On completion of this course you will be able to:

  • Identify the role of early warning scoring in preventing cardiac arrest and unplanned admission to ITU.
  • Identify the early warning scoring parameters.
  • Understand oxygen transport physiology.
  • Identify the main indications for performing pulse oximetry.
  • Identify the equipment and correct procedure for monitoring pulse oximetry and ensuring safety.
  • Understand the limitations of pulse oximetry.


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Payment Options

The most straight forward method of payment is to select the number of users you require and add the product to your shopping cart by selecting Add to Cart. You will then be able to make payment using most credit and debit cards or a Paypal account. If you would like to pay by BACs transfer or by invoice please contact a customer advisor on 0844 854 9218 or email [email protected]

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