BSEMS FINAL

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  1. What is the difference between Alabama Trauma System and other state trauma systems?
    Alabama is the only state in the United States with the capability to constantly monitor the status of every trauma hospital and route the trauma patient to the right hospital every time.
  2. Average timeframe to diagnose and treat patient?
    6.5 hours
  3. 3 reasons you can divert?
    • Unable to effectively manage the airway or ventilate the unstable patient.
    • Unable to stop the bleeding of a patient with severe hemorrhage.
    • Unable to establish/maintain an IV to provide volume resuscitation in an unstable hypovolemic patient.
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BSEMS FINAL
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2016-06-26 01:45:38
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Final for BSEMS
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