EMT 2/16

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  1. critical thinking
    an analytical process that can help someone thing through a problem in an organized and efficient manner
  2. diagnosis
    a description or label for a patient's condition that assists a clinician in further evaluation and treatment
  3. differential diagnosis
    a list of potential diagnoses compiled early in the assessment of the patient
  4. EMS diagnosis/EMT diagnosis
    a description or label for a patient's condition, based on the patient's history, physical exam, and vital signs, that assists the EMT in further evaluation and treatment. An EMS diagnosis is often less specific than a traditional medical diagnosis
  5. red flag
    a sign or symptom that suggests the possibility of a particular problem that is very serious

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EMT 2/16
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2013-03-11 21:52:08
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EMT mod 2 chap 16
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