NRP (EM ReSCu Version)

Case Summary:

Precipitous newborn delivery in the ambulance bay of your ER, mother-newborn dyad wheeled into the resus bay. Team assesses the neonate per the Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) protocol; recognizes and treats respiratory distress with positive pressure ventilation (PPV) followed by continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP); obtains vascular access with IVC (after failing PIV x 2 and unable to find IO kit); recognizes, manages hypoglycemia and hypothermia; send labs and start antibiotics for presumed sepsis; effectively communicates with Mom and NICU/pediatric hospitalist for consultation and disposition.


The following slides are deliberately “view only” (since they are the master slides). To use them – you simply need to copy and paste the slides you would like to use into your own, new Google Slides Document.

How can you make your Virtual Resus Room using these slides?
  1. Click on link for Room
  2. This will open in a new tab as a “View Only” Google Slide document
  3. Google Slide -> File -> Make a copy -> Entire presentation
  4. Copy document pops up. Name case. Press Ok.
    • Name slide set something generic like “Room A” so it doesn’t contain spoilers when you share with your learners!
  5. This will open new tab as your editable Google Slide document
  6. File -> Version History -> Name Current Version -> “Unused Room”
    • This will save this untouched version of the room before the case starts (See “Resetting Room after Case” in “Running the Sim”:)
Case Written By:

Case modified from ALIEM EMReSCu Sim curriculum by Dr. James Leung and Dr. Rebekah Burns. Virtual Room created by Sarah Foohey.

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