Summary: Designed specifically for the academic market, this textbook facilitates learning and understanding of the knowledge and skills required to effectively respond to emergency situations. Updated with the latest science in first aid and emergency cardiovascular care, the revised 2007 printing of the 4th edition of First Aid-Responding to Emergencies covers first aid as a stand-alone course, with the option to combine it with either Child CPR/AED or Adult study questions
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Summary: Designed specifically for the academic market, this textbook facilitates learning and understanding of the knowledge and skills required to effectively respond to emergency situations. Updated with the latest science in first aid and emergency cardiovascular care, the revised 2007 printing of the 4th edition of First Aid-Responding to Emergencies covers first aid as a stand-alone course, with the option to combine it with either Child CPR/AED or Adult study questions that can help you remember the skills needed to make a difference in any emergency situation. ...show less
Edition/Copyright:(REV)07 Cover: Paperback Publisher:StayWell Co. Published: 07/01/2007 International: No
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Table of Contents About This Course Health Precautions and Guidelines for First Aid Training 1. The Citizen Responder 2 2. Body Systems 20 3. Responding to Emergencies 42 4. Breathing Emergencies 72 5. Cardiac Emergencies 108 6. Bleeding 136 7. Shock 150 8. Soft Tissue Injuries 168 9. Musculoskeletal Injuries 200 10. Injuries to the Head and Spine 228 11. Injuries to the Chest, Abdomen, and Pelvis 248 12. Injuries to the Extremities 260 13. Sudden Illnesses 280 14. Poisoning, Bites, and Stings 294 15. Substance Misuse and Abuse 316 16. Heat and Cold Exposure 332 17. Reaching and Moving Victims 350 18. Your Guide to a Healthier Life 366 Appendix A: Study Question Answers 383 Appendix B: First Aid and Disease Transmission 390 Appendix C: Good Samaritan Laws 393 Appendix D: Healthy Lifestyles Awareness Inventory 395 Glossary 411 Sources 418 Index 419
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