EMT-B

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EMT-B
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2010-03-04 11:22:16
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Ch 17
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  1. What are contraindications for activated charcoal?
    • Ingestion of an acid, alkali, or petroleum
    • Pt's decreased LOC
    • Pt's who are unable to swallow

    Dosage: adults 25-50g child 12.5 - 25g
  2. What are two examples of sympathomimetics?
    Crank, speed, crack
  3. What does DUMBELS stand for?
    • Defecation
    • Urination
    • Miosis
    • Bronchorrhea
    • Emesis
    • Lacrimation
    • Salivation
  4. What is tolerance?
    Need for increased amount of drug to have same desired effect
  5. What route is the main way of poison?
    Ingested poison 80%
  6. How long should you wash out acids or alkali
    Alkali 15-20 and acids 5-10
  7. What to remember about a anticholinergics
    Hot as a hare, blind as a bat, dry a bone, red as a beet, and mad as a hatter.
  8. What does alchohol do?
    CNS depressant
  9. Sedative drugs do what?
    Respitory depressant
  10. Signs and symptoms of cholingerics
    DUMBELS
  11. Mythyl alchol is a dry gas product, give 2 examples.
    Sterno/antifreeze
  12. common symptoms of food poisoning?
    Nausea, vomiting and diarrhea

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