How To Do An EMT

By | April 10, 2014

Before you start chest compression be sure that chest compression are needed. CPR is known for breaking ribs in adult patients and we certainly dont want to do that if that is not what is needed. So how will you know if that is what is needed? For starters, the victim needs to be unresponsive. This means they do not respond to any auditory or physical stimulus. The classic tap on the shoulder and shouting are you ok? is part of the primary assessment and should always be done prior to doing any CPR.

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2 Table of Contents Introduction 3 Teaching Tips 4 Correlation with Content in Brady Textbooks 5 Credits 8 Tape 1: Patient Assessment 10 Tape 2: Patient Assessment 19

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