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You get called to a tc. The pt is complaining of abominal pain, upon palpation you find distention/tender and refered pain to the left shoulder. What do you think she injured?
Preg women who goes into shock, what position do you place her?
Left lateral recombent
If medical control give you an impropriate order, what actions should you take?
Tell medical control the oder is unclear and ask for them to repeat
You go on a call with a pt who had diarrhea and is hypotensive, whats your main action?
O2 and prompt transpo
If your treating a pt and they get real, sweaty and stop talking, what do you do?
Reassess Initial assessment
You have someone with a large object in the eye, what actions do you take?
immobilize and cover the other eye.
Traffic collision with downed powerlines on a car, what actions do you take?
Wait for the power company and set up a perimeter with tape.
Someone who has a possible pneumothorax, and the pt gets shocky, whats causing the problem?
The aorta and vena cava is being compressed
A pt with gurgling respirations, what actions do you take?
Suction (15 sec)
Pt who is apneic and pulseless
CPR and AED
Possible allergic reaction to a substance like peanuts with a lump in her throat, what do you want to ask?
Do you have a prescribed epipen
If you cant reach medical control on anytype of call, what do you do?
Follow protocal and standing orders
You just delivered a baby and you notice bleeding, what action do you take?
Message the fundas
All necessary life functions are coordinated in what part of the brain?
What actions do you take if the baby has the umbilical cord is wrapped around the neck?
Attempt to slip it over the head
On a dog bite call what do need to do after pt care?
someone having trouble breathing but they can talk what action do we take?
You respond to a suicide scene, what action do you take first?
Wait for PD
segment of the is detached from the thoracic cage
When transporting a pt, he goes unconscious what action do you take?
Open the airway.
Kid with something lodged in the ear, what actions do we take?
Transport and let the Dr remove
What is Cholecystitis
inflammation of the gallblader usually results from a gallstone blocking the flow of bile. Refered pain to the right shoulder
Anyone in Vfib or Vtach what do they need
Car accident driver is unconscious, what the first thing we do?
When you see coastal vertebrae on the test
On a fall your biggest concern is ?
Was she injuried when she fainted
SOB with lung cancer and the pt is blaming the hospital, hes in what stage?
You go to an old persons home and the home is dirty and sign abuse, what kind is it?
You get called to a pt with a braken ventillator, what do you do?
Head trauma with bleeding
C-spine and jaw thrust
You find someone with a AAA, what actions do you take>?
O2, prompt transpo
CAn you get a cert with a felony?
What is an allergic reaction?
The body's Exaggerated immune response to an internal or surface agent
Someone with a spine injury with a helmet on, what actions do you take?
Take it off since your having trouble with abc's
Found in the brain and spinal cord, connect the sensory and motor nerves with short fibers, they allow exchange of messages
Decrease in bone density
First on scene, what is your function?
Intestines protruding, how do you care?
Moist- warm dressing
Someones killed in a traffic TC, the passenger survives how is he treated?
As a trauma pt
Person with sudden illness, from hiking
Childbirth and you see crowning, what actions do we take?
Apply pressure to the infants head
find someone unconscious, he has a pulse what do you do?
Airway Breathing of the ABC's
You find a sick baby with the fontinels sunken in?
overdose on elavil
extreme drowsiness, hallucinations, fast/irregular heartbeat, fainting, slow/shallow breathing, seizures.
Defuse and controll the situation and transpo
Sling and swathe
How do you stop bleeding to the penis
When you give a shot you have two items syringe and plunger
If it draws no blood, you push the medication
What do you do with a baby that had a seizure
Cool down with tempid water, o2 and transpo
At a triage just cause there an organ donor
They dont have no special orders
Haz mat scene, pt has white powder how do you handle?
Decon, brush it off
Possible stroke pt, how do you transpo
Left lateral recombent
Severe SoB, how do you treat?
get a focused physical exam on the prob, o2
Diabetic pts are more critical with burns
Minor head injury, pupils unequal, whats not the problem
mothers younger than 20, smokers, and low birthweight
Doing CPR on a pt who lives on the second floor, how do you get the pt down>
open chest wound and the pt is getting worse
partially remove dressing
IC send you to triage
Go to triage and not anywhere else
Cap refill and it slow?
Semi conscious, breathing slow
Find someone floating upside down
maintain c,spine turn em over and abc
Older pt hypotensive, warm and moist and just had a surgery
cord sticking out of the V
Push the head away from the cord
Checking someone and you notice a pelvic injury
you did a rapis extrication and the pt is breathing to slow>?
you dong CPR and the pt has a pacemaker and the AED says shock what do you do>
assisted someone with a inhaler
Document response interventions and reassess
Someone with COPD/CHF
anyone found unconscious in a bed or chair
Head tilt chin lift
Someone with a rectal bleed, what should you ask
Ask about any abdominal trauma
How does a childs body compensate
you respond to someone already doing CPR what do you do>?
DO your own assessment
How do you stop bleeding
on an ekg where does the white lead go?
Right shoulder, black left rib
haz mat spill where do you position
rule of thumb upwind uphill
Possible complication to lacerations to the neck
The large balloon cuff no.2 is designed to seal the oralpharynx
Whos license do you work under?
Someone with a bloody nose, whats a med term
Vomiting and swollowing in the lungs
Someone who is having withdraws from alchohol
During digestion what converts the bile?
Diabetic problem management
O2 - nonrebreather
partner puts and IV and then they go blue
you have an air bubble, transport left side head down
When your calling for medivac
Clear the area