I am studying to take the NRP final exam and am taking the end of lesson tests. I am have a terrible time with one of the lessons and continue to score a 75%. I have spent 3 hours double checking my answers before I submit them, but continue to get them wrong. Here they are with stars next to my answer...PLEASE HELP and show me the light.
A baby is born in the hospital lobby and is apneic. I try tactile stimulation and bulb suction, but there is no change. I have the self-inflating bag with me. What should I do next?
*Monitor the heart rate; if HR slows start positive-pressure ventilations on room air.
Get someone to supply a 100% O2 tank and oximeter.
Start positive pressure ventilation with room air and transfer.