BLS in Adults and Children Scenario Quiz

You are working as a duel crewed Emergency Care Assistant (ECA) Ambulance within your local area. You’ve had a busy morning and are heading back for meal break. An open mic call is asking for any crews to assist with a Cat 1 call 5-minutes from your current location. You and your colleague look at each other and decide to volunteer to assist with the call. Control give their thanks and explain it is for a 68-year-old cardiac arrest, with CPR ongoing. Paramedic back up will be 20 minutes away.

You respond to the call and arrive on scene. You enter the property with your kit. You find a male patient on the living room floor, his wife is conducting CPR.