With 26 years of debrief experience with midwives and birth professionals, Karen focuses on clear and easy steps to remember while breaking down anatomy and physiology. This series includes lecture on the least traumatic resuscitation techniques and simple, clear tools to use when fear and panic set in.
Simple Fetal Circulation, Transition from in Utero to Extrauterine Life, Two Types of Breath, Inflation Breaths
Ventilation, Chest Compressions, Stimulation, Thermal Management
Airway & Seal, Ventilation Correction Steps, Bag Mask and Mouth to Mouth, Preparing the Room
Top 5 Failures in Neonatal Resuscitation (and How to Avoid Them)
Karen H. Strange is a Certified Professional Midwife (1996), American Academy of Pediatrics/Neonatal Resuscitation Program Instructor (1992).
Karen is founder of the Integrative Resuscitation of the Newborn workshop, which includes the physiology of newborn transition, evidence-based studies having to do with neonatal resuscitation, and the “When, Why and How” to provide neonatal resuscitation in the least traumatic way. She is known for her emphasis on the baby's experience of birth and tools for healing when things do not go as planned. Karen has done over 900 hours of debrief/case reviews with all types of birth professionals regarding resuscitation and constantly updates her material with new information. She has taught over 8,500 people worldwide.