Pediatric First Aid for Caregivers and Teachers (PedFACTS), Revised First
American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)
Updated to cover the 2010 consensus guidelines on cardiopulmonary
resuscitation (CPR) and emergency cardiac care (ECC)!
The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) is pleased to bring youPediatric
First Aid for Caregivers and Teachers (PedFACTs), a national pediatric first aid
course. The PedFACTs course is designed to give caregivers and teachers the
education and confidence that they need to care effectively for sick or injured children.
This participant manual is the core of the PedFACTscourse with features
that reinforce and expand on the essential information. Each topic is divided into three
What You Should Know - Provides background information.
What You Should Look For - Provides assessment information.
What You Should Do - Provides first aid treatment information.
In addition to scores of content enhancements, the Revised First Edition
now includes an appendix that specifically
addresses common childhood illnesses.
Visit http://www.PedFACTsonline.com for complete details.