Uncomplicated delivery in the field is fairly straightforward. Unfortunately, things do not always go as planned. Thankfully, resuscitating a neonate in distress is a rare event but something that requires acute clinical acumen.
This video depicts a newborn that is not responding to initial interventions. Review the neonatal resuscitation protocol along with this video. The next episode will depict an informal debrief of both this scenario as well as the OB field delivery scenario covered in the previous episode.
Cast in Alphabetical Order:
Michael T. Benenati, BS, AAS, EMT-P
Tyler F. Cominsky, NRP
Seth Goldstein, BA, AS, AEMT-P/CIC
Susie Surprenant, BBA, BS, NRP
David Violante, MPH, MPA, AEMT-P