Card Set Information
sterile pad or compress used to control bleeding and prevent further contamination?
Dressing must fit the wound how?
covor entirely and extend 1 inch in every direction beyond the edges
muslin gauze used over sterile dressing to secure in place?
Most common types of bandages?
Rollar and Triangular
When bandaging extremity, leave what exposed?
Fingers or toes to check for circulation
bandage types used for fingers, toes wrists?
Figure of eight
Bandage used for the elbow?
Spica or bandage of eight
bandage used to covor wounds of forearm or lower extremity?
Bandage used for protruding parts?
4 tailed bandage
Bandage for fractures of lower jaw?
Triangular bandage is what size?
36-40 inch square
Bandage must be tied in what fashion?
Bandage to control wounds of scalp/forehead?
Cravat bandage foe temple, cheek or ear is called?
Combination compress in which sterile gauze is fastened to muslin, adhesive bandage?
Unit with canister used for emergency use in compartments containing toxic gas?
Effective life of OBA canister?
Never allow what to come in contact with OBA canister?
oil or grease
What are part of the allowance of all ships having repair party lockers?
What are furnished with and must be worn with each airline mask?
Provides respiratory protection against CBR warefare agent?
Protective (GAS) Masks
What is important to remember about the gas masks?
Do not provide O2, they just filter the air
steel wire cable that is 50 ft long with strong hook that closes with a snap catch?
Gives no protection against poisonous gas or lack of O2?
Who clears unventilated compartment safe?
When carrying a patient via liter always do what?
carry feet first so rear bearer can check for airway complications
Wire basket supported by iron rods to transport patients?
Strokes strecher is valuable for what patient?
persons to and from boats
how should strokes strecher be padded
2 along sides of legs and 1 folded ion half to protect head an shoulder
Strapes are placed where on strokes strecher?
Chest, Hips, Knees
Collapsible strecher made of canvas supported by aluminum poles
Made of outer plastic shell with an injected foam core of polyurethane foam
Miller (full Body) board
Miller board will float a person weighing?
essential equipment in the immobileization of fractures of spinal column
Primarily used in the extrication of sitting victims?
Short spine Boards
one of the easiest ways to carry unconscious person?
carry possible to carry heavy victim long distance?
Pack strap carry
carry used to drag uncounscious victim short distance?
Tied hands crawl
carry used to go up and down stairs, narrow/winding passage ways?
A MEDAVAC final decision will be made by?
term used to describe means of properly secured patient?