Card Set Information
What is valid consent?
Freely & voluntarily given
Person has legal capacity to give consent
Person is informed of procedure
What does R.I.C.E mean?
Rest, Ice, Compression, Elevation
Used to treat acute soft tissue injuries such as sprains, strains and bone injury
Reducing internal bleeding
What is a strain?
Partial or complete tearing of ligements & tissues at the joint
An injury to the ligament that supports a joint