Center for Experiential Learning

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Airway Features

  • Anatomically Accurate, Realistic Airway
  • ET Tube Insertion
  • LMA Insertion
  • Sellick Manoeuvre
  • Positive-Pressure Ventilation
  • Right Mainstem Intubation
  • Suctioning
  • Variable Lung Compliance
  • Gastric Tube Insertion

Breathing Features

  • Spontaneous breathing with variable rate
  • Bilateral and unilateral chest rise and fall with mechanical ventilation
  • CO2 exhalation
  • Normal and abnormal breath sounds
  • Oxygen saturation (Advanced Version)

Cardiac

  • Extensive ECG Library with rates from 10 – 300bpm
  • ECG monitoring via 3-lead monitor

Vascular Access

  • Patent, cuttable umbilicus with venous and arterial access for bolus or infusion
  • Simulated blood flashback upon cannulation

Central Cyanosis Presentation

  • Intraosseous Access
  • Circulation:
    • Heart Sounds
    • Umbilical and Brachial Pulse
    • Blood Pressure measured manually by auscultation of Korotkoff sounds
  • Breathing Complications:
    • Pneumothorax
      • Unilateral chest movement with mechanical ventilation
      • Unilateral breath sounds
      • Unilateral needle thoracentesis, mid-axillary
    • Sounds
      • Vocal: Grunt breathing, crying, hiccups and others
      • Lung: Normal, stridor, pneumonia and others
      • Heart: Normal, diastolic murmur, systolic murmur and others

Other Features:

  • Interchangeable pupils with normal, blown and constricted pupils
  • Movement in all four limbs: Limp, Tone, Spontaneous Motion and Seizure

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