Chapter 12

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Steven23
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Chapter 12
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2014-02-09 13:05:29
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Scene Size-Up
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  1. Scene Size-Up
    EMT's initial evaluation of a scene

    PENMAN
  2. Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
    Gloves, Goggles, Mask, Gown, etc
  3. Scene Safety
    Assessment of a scene to ensure the well-being of the EMT's, their patients, and bystanders
  4. Mechanism of Injury
    How the patient was injured
  5. Index of Suspicion
    The degree of your anticipation that the patient has been injured, or has been injured in a specific way, based on your knowledge that certain mechanisms usually produce certain types of injuries
  6. Nature of the Illness
    Suffering from a medical condition; the patient, relatives, bystanders, or physical evidence at the scene may provide you with clues what patient is suffering from
  7. Trauma
    A physical injury or wound caused by external force or violence
  8. Medical
    Brought on by illness or by substances or by environmental factors that affect the function of the body

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