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Abdominal discomfort Protocol
BLS
Ensure patent airway
O2 and/or ventilate prn
IV SO adjust prn
Anticipate vomiting
Abdominal discomfort Protocol
ALS
Monitor ECG
O2 saturation prn
IV SO adjust prn
Treat as per pain manegment protocol
IV 500ml fluid bolus for systolic BP <90 SO
For nausea and/or vomiting
Zofran 4mg slow IV/IM/PO/ODT SO administer IV route slowly; >30 seconds
Airway obstruction (foreign body)
BLS
Conscious patient
reassure, encourage to coughing
O2 prn
Abdominal thrusts(Chest thrust in obesity/pregnancy)
Unconscious patient
Begin CPR
Look in mouth with each rescue breath and remove object if it is seen
Once object is removed
High flow O2, ventilate prn
Airway obstruction (foreign body)
ALS
If patient becomes unconscious or has a decreasing LOC
Direct laryngoscopy and Magill forceps SO
Once obstruction is removed
Monitor ECG/ O2 saturation
IV SO adjust prn
Allergic reaction / Anaphlaxis
BLS
Ensure patent airway
O2 and/or ventilateprn
Remove stinger/injection mechanism
may assist patientto self madicate own prescribed MDI or Epi Pen ONE TIME ONLY. BHO required prior to any repeat dose.
Allergic reaction / Anaphlaxis
ALS
Monitor EKG
O2 saturation prn
IV SO adjust prn
benadryl 50mg slow IV/IM/IO SO
ANY respiratroy distress with bronchospasm:
Albuterol 6ml 0.083% via nebulizer SO; MR SO
If no known cardiac history and <65yo:
Epinephrine 1:1000 0.3mg IM SO; MR x 2 q 10"SO
If Known cardiac history and/or >65yo:
epinephrine 1:1000 0.3mg IM SO; MR x 2 q 10" BHO
Anaphalaxis (shock or cyanosis)
Epinephrinr 1:1000 0.3mg IM SO; MR x2 q 10" So
500ml fluid bolus IV/IO for systolic BP <90 SO; MR to maintain systolic BP >90 SO
Epinephrine 1:10000 0.1mg IV/IO BHO; MR x2 q 3-5 " BHO
Dopamine 400mg/250ml @ 10-40mcg/kg/min IV/IO drip; titrate systolic BP >90 BHO
Altered Neurologica function
BLS
Ensure patent airway, O2 and/or ventilate prn
Spinal satbilization prn
Secretion problem, position on affected side
Do not allow patient to walk
Restrain prn
Altered Neurologica function
ALS
Monitor ECG
O2 satuation prn
IV/IO adjust prn
Monitor blood glucose prn SO