Australia’s Mothers and Babies: Resuscitation interventions at birth


Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC)


Emergency drug calculator

  • Dr Jubal John’s “Neonatal Worksheet”
  • Developed for use by Paediatric Infant and Perinatal Emergency Retrieval Service clinicians.
  • Calculate endotracheal tube size, emergency drug doses and more.


Recommended equipment and drugs for newborn resuscitation  Updated June 2016

A print friendly version of the complete list of equipment for resuscitation of the newly born infant as per the Australian Resuscitation Council Guidelines (January 2016)


Frequently asked questions and responses 


International Liaison Council on Resuscitation (ILCOR)


List of abbreviations

  • A comprehensive list of all the abbreviations used throughout this web site


Paramedic Guidelines

  • Links to the Ambulance Victoria (AV) Obstetric and Neonatal Clinical Practice Guidelines


Recommended reading

  • A list of evidenced based research papers pertaining to neonatal resuscitation with links to the full text PDF version (when freely available) or to the abstract of each paper.
  • These are provided for your interest and are not compulsory reading, however they do provide the evidence for many of the recommendations of the NeoResus training program.


Resuscitation Records

  • These resuscitation record can be used during NeoResus First Response and Advanced Resuscitation training sessions or to document resuscitation in the clinical setting.
  • We welcome your feedback and suggestions to improve these tools.

Neonatal Resuscitation Record Version 1

Neonatal Resuscitation Record Version 2