EMS

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EMS
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  1. SUPERIOR
    CLOSER TO THE HEAD
  2. INFERIOR
    CLOSER TO THE FEET
  3. PROXIMAL
    CLOSER TO THE BODY
  4. DISTAL
    FARTHER FROM THE BODY
  5. LATERAL
    AWAY FROM THE CENTER - OUTER
  6. MEDIAL
    CLOSER TO THE CENTER - INNER
  7. PRONE
    FACE DOWN
  8. SUPINE
    FACE UP
  9. SHOCK POSITION
    FEET ELEVATED
  10. FOWLERS
    PARTIAL SITTING AND LAYING
  11. RECOVERY
    ON THE SIDE
  12. FORAMEN MAGNUM
    SITS ON THE SPINE
  13. CERVICAL VERTEBRAE
    7
  14. THORACIC
    12
  15. LUMBAR
    5
  16. PAIRS OF RIBS
    12
  17. CARTILAGE
    PROVIDES CUSHION FOR THE BONES
  18. 3 TYPES OF MUSCLE
    SMOOTH, SKELETAL, AND CARDIAC
  19. CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM
    CEREBRUM- BIG PART OF BRAIN

    CEREBELLUM- BALANCE, MOTOR CONTROL AND MUSCLE TONE

    BRAIN STEM- BREATHING AND FUNCTIONS NECESSARY FOR LIFE
  20. MEDIASTINUM
    SPACE BETWEEN THE LUNGS
  21. ORTHO STATIC BLOOD PRESSURE
    1. LAYING DOWN

    2. SITTING UP

    3. STANDING UP
  22. RALES
    WET BREATH SOUNDS MAY INDICATE CARDIAC FAILURE. A MOIST CRACKLING USUALLY ON BOTH INSPIRATION AND EXPIRATION ALSO CALLED CRACKLES 
  23. RHONCHI
    MUCUS IN THE LUNGS. LOW PITCHED NOISY SOUNDS THAT ARE MOST PROMINENT ON EXPIRATION
  24. STRIDOR
    HEARD WITHOUT A STETHOSCOPE AND MAY INDICATE AN UPPER AIRWAY OBSTRUCTION IN THE NECK OR UPPER PART OF THE CHEST
  25. DYSPNEA
    SHORTNESS OF BREATH
  26. TACHYCARDIA
    HIGH HEART RATE
  27. BRADYCARDIA
    LOW HEART RATE
  28. HYPERTENSION
    HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE
  29. HYPOTENSION
    LOW BLOOD PRESSURE
  30. HYPERGLYCEMIC
    HIGH GLUCOSE LEVEL
  31. HYPOGLYCEMIC
    LOW GLUCOSE LEVEL
  32. CUSHINGS TRIAD
    BRAIN INJURY - INTERCRANIEL PRESSURE

    INCREASED BLOOD PRESSURE DECREASED PULSE
  33. CHAYENNE STOKES
    IRREGULAR BREATHING
  34. IMPLIED CONSENT
    BEING ABLE TO TREAT A PATIENT WHO IS UNABLE TO GIVE CONSENT UNDER THE LEGAL ASSUMPTION THAT HE OR SHE WOULD WANT TREATMENT
  35. INFORMED
    SOMEONE WANTING HELP AFTER YOU HAVE EXPLAINED THE SERIOSNESS OF THE INJURY OR ILLNESS AND THE TOLD THEM THE BENEFIS OF TREATMENT
  36. EXPRESSED
    SOMEONE ASKING AND TELLING YOU THAT THEY WANT HELP
  37. ABDANDONMENT
    LEAVING A PATIENT WITHOUT PROPER TRANSFER TO A MEDICAL FACILITY OR NOT STOPPING CARE OF THE PATIENT WITHOUT CONSENT OF THAT PATIENT
  38. NEGLIGENCE
    FAILURE TO PROVIDE THE SAME CARE THAT A PERSON WITH SIMILAR TRAINING WOULD PROVIDE
  39. ASSAULT
    PLACING A PATIENT IN FEAR OF BODILY HARM
  40. BATTERY
    TOUCHING A PATIENT OR POVIDING EMERGENCY CARE WITHOUT CONSENT
  41. LICENSE
    ISSUED BY THE STATE
  42. CERTIFICATE
    GIVEN BY THE SCHOOL OF STUDY
  43. SUPERIOR VENA CAVA
    CARRIES BLOOD FROM THE UPPER EXTREMITIES, HEAD, NECK AND CHEST INTO THE HEART
  44. INFERIOR VENA CAVA
    CARRIES BLOOD FROM THE LOWER EXTREMITIES  AND THE PELVIC AND THE ABDOMINAL ORGANS TO THE HEART
  45. UPPER AIRWAY
    NASOPHARYNX

    OROPHARYNX

    LARYNX
  46. LOWER AIRWAY
    TRACHEA

    BRONCHI

    LUNGS
  47. DILATED
    OPENED
  48. CONSTRICTED
    CLOSED
  49. PARASYMPATHIC
    DECREASED HEART RATE

    DECREASED BLOOD PRESSURE

    DECREASED RESPIRATORY RATE

    PUPILS CONSTRICT

    PERIPHERAL BLOOD VESSELS VESODILATION
  50. SYMPATHIC
    FIGHT OR FLIGHT

    • CONSTRICTS BLOOD VESSELS
    • SKIN- PALE, COOL AND CLAMMY

    INCREASED HEART RATE

    INCREASED FORCE OF HEART CONTRACTION

    INCREASE RESPIRATORY RATE

    PUPILS DILATE

    PERIPHERAL BLOOD VESSELS VESOCONSTRICTION
  51. NON-SHOCKABLE RYTHEM
    ASYSTOLE AND PULSELESS ELECTRICAL ACTIVITY
  52. SYSTOLIC
    HEART CONTRACTS
  53. DIASTOLIC
    HEART RELAXED
  54. HEART RATE FOR ADULT
    60-100 BEATS A MIN
  55. RESPIRATORY RATE FOR ADULT
    12-20 MIN
  56. BLOOD PRESSURE FOR ADULTS
    90-120
  57. OXYGEN LEVEL- SaO2
    90+ CLOSE TO 100
  58. BLOOD GLUCOSE
    60-120
  59. BLOOD FLOW OF THE HEART
    VENA CAVA, RIGHT ATRIUM, TRICUSPID VALVE, RIGHT VENTRICLE, PULMONIC VALVE, PULMONARY ARTERY, LUNGS (OXYGEN GETS PICKED UP), PULMONARY VEINS, LEFT ATRIUM, MITRAL VALVE, LEFT VENTRICLE, AORTIC VALVE, TO THE AORTA, TO THE BODY

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