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First aid at your finger tips

Denis Lawson-Wood

First aid at your finger tips

by Denis Lawson-Wood

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Published by Health Science Press in Saffron Walden, Eng .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Acupressure,
  • First aid in illness and injury

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby D. & J. Lawson-Wood.
    ContributionsLawson-Wood, Joyce.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination48 p. :
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17841231M
    OCLC/WorldCa9564200

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Apply. If at any time an object is coughed up or the infant/child starts to breathe, stop rescue breaths and call or your local emergency number.

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CHECK FOR BREATHING CHECK quickly for breathing for no more than 10 seconds. Occasional gasps are not breathing. QUICKLY SCAN FOR SEVERE BLEEDING WHAT TO DO NEXT Give CARE based on conditions found. IF NO BREATHING—Go to PANEL 6 or PANEL 7 (if an AED is immediately available). IF BREATHING—Maintain an open airway and monitor.

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1 1. Know the causes of shock and demonstrate its proper treatment. 2 2. Know the proper steps for rescue breathing. 3 3. Know the proper procedures to assist a choking victim. 4 4. Know the proper procedures to assist a bleeding victim. 5 5. Know the pressure points and how. Step 2: Try to dislodge the object with back blows and chest thrusts.

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