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How many types of broken bones are there and what are they?
- Two types
How many types of cold injuries are there and what are they?
- Three types
- Superficial frostbite (ice crystals in upper skin layers)
- Deep frostbite (ice crystals in deeper tissues)
How many types of shock are there?
What is Septic shock?
Shock resulting from bacteria in the blood stream. ex: pneumonia and burst appendix.
What is Anaphylactic shock?
Shock resulting from allergens such as insect stings or food allergies.
What is Cardiogenic shock?
Shock resulting from heart damage such as a heart attack.
What is Hypovolemic shock?
Shock resulting from blood and fluid loss. The heart has difficulty pumping blood through you when there isn't any.
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