TO Paramedic Test

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TO Paramedic Test
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  1. Major Trauma Hospitals
    • Sick Kids
    • Sunnybrook Hospital
    • St. Micheals (closest)
  2. Closest Hospital with ER
    Toronto East General Hospital
  3. Anatomic criteria for transport to LTH
    • Spinal cord injury with paraplegia or quadriplegia
    • Penetrating injury to head, neck, groin
    • Amputation above the wrist or ankle
  4. Physiolgical criteria for transport to LTH
    • GCS > 10 for trauma reasons
    • with pulse, BP or respriations out of normal ranges
  5. Reasons to divert to nearest emergency room
    • Complete airway obstruction
    • No spontaneous respirations
    • No palpable carotid pulses
    • More then 30 minute transport time
  6. Impact suction for Adults
    400 mmHg
  7. Impact Suction for Children
    200 mmHg
  8. Impact suction for infants
    100 mmHg
  9. How long should you suction for
    1-2 seconds
  10. Wight limit on KED
    500 Ib
  11. Weight limit on pedi-mate
    • 10-40 pounds
    • Max age is 4
  12. Percent of body weight for sager
    • 10%
    • 20% (if bilateral fracture)
  13. Max tension for sager splint
    • 15 lbs
    • (30 lbs if bilateral fracture)
  14. Volume of BVM
    1.5 L
  15. GCS for Eyes
    • 4. Eyes open spontanously
    • 3. Eyes open to sound
    • 2. Eyes open to pain
    • 1. Eyes dont open
  16. GCS for Verbal
    • 5. Oriented
    • 4. Confused
    • 3. Inapropriate words
    • 2. Incomprehensible sounds
    • 1. No verbal
  17. GCS for motor response
    • 6. Responds to commands
    • 5. Localizes pain (moves hands towards pain)
    • 4. pulls away from pain
    • 3. Decorticate (flexes in)
    • 2. Decerebrate (flexes out)
    • 1. No response

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