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First Responder : A Skills Approach - With CD

First Responder : A Skills Approach - With CD - 6th edition

First Responder : A Skills Approach - With CD - 6th edition

ISBN13: 9780130982728

ISBN10: 0130982725

First Responder : A Skills Approach - With CD by Daniel Limmer, Keith J. Karren and Brent Hafen - ISBN 9780130982728
Edition: 6TH 03
Copyright: 2003
Publisher: Robert J.Brady Co.
Published: 2003
International: No
First Responder : A Skills Approach - With CD by Daniel Limmer, Keith J. Karren and Brent Hafen - ISBN 9780130982728

ISBN13: 9780130982728

ISBN10: 0130982725

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

MODULE 1.

1. Introduction to the EMS System.
2. The Well-Being of the First Responder.
3. Legal and Ethical Issues.
4. The Human Body.
5. Lifting and Moving Patients.


MODULE 2.

6. Airway.


MODULE 3.

7. Circulation.
8. Automated External Defibrillation.


MODULE 4.

9. Scene Size-up.
10. Patient Assessment Principles.
11. Assessment of Medical and Trauma Patients.
12. Communication and Documentation.

MODULE 5.

13. Cardiac and Respiratory Emergencies.
14. Medical Emergencies.
15. Environmental Emergencies.
16. Psychological Emergencies and Crisis Intervention.
17. Bleeding and Shock.
18. Soft-Tissue Injuries.
19. Injuries to the Chest, Abdomen, and Genitalia.
20. Burn Emergencies.
21. Agricultural and Industrial Emergencies.
22. Injuries to the Head, Face, and Neck.
23. Injuries to the Spine.
24. Musculoskeletal Injuries.


MODULE 6.

25. Childbirth.
26. Infants and Children.
27. Geriatric Patients.


MODULE 7.

28. EMS Operations.
29. Hazardous Material Incidents and Emergencies.
30. Multiple Casualty Incidents and Incident Command.
31. Water Emergencies.
32. Vehicle Stabilization and Patient Extrications.
33. Special Rescue Situations.

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