When should chest compression be initiated in children with bradyarrhythmias?

Updated: Sep 15, 2020
  • Author: Catharine A Bon, MD; Chief Editor: Kirsten A Bechtel, MD  more...
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If the heart rate continues to be below 60 bpm and cardiopulmonary compromise is evident despite oxygenation and ventilation, then chest compressions should be initiated.


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