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Initial impression involves what 3 things?
consciousness, breathing, and color
Flushed skin indicates ____ or ____.
fever or presence of a toxin
What to do if initial impression is: nonresponsive & not breathing/only gasping?
activate emergency response & check for a pulse
if there is a pulse -> respirations
no pulse or pulse is <60BPM despite adequate ventilation -> start CPR
Evaluation of a child that does not have a life-threatening problem?