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How would you recongnize a Cardiac arrest?
1.no responce
2.no norml breathing
3.no movement
What re th 4 life threatening emergencies in adults?
A.Stroke
B.Heart attack
C.Cardiac arest
D.Choking
what are the 4 links nthe ADULT chain of survival?
A.Early access
B.Erly CPR
C.Early defribalation
D.Early advanced CPR
In the CPR process you need to follow the ABC's. What does ABC stand for?
A=airway
B=breathing
C=circulation
___ is a leading caue of death and serious disability among americans. ach year,about 6000000people are effected and 160000 die from complications....
stroke
___ cases more than 3000 deaths every year
choking
List the major controllable risk factors of hear attack and stroke
1.eating healthy
2.lower cholestoral
3.exercise
4.lower blood presure
5. no smoking
6. Obesin
list the steps of adult CPR
1.check for responciveness
2.call 9-1-1
3.open airway
4.check for breathing
5.2 responce breaths
6.check circulation
7.15 chest compressions
8.4 cycles of 15 compresions and 2 breaths
List the major controllable risk factors of hear attack and stroke
1.eating healthy
2.lower cholestoral
3.exercise
4.lower blood presure
5. no smoking
6. Obesin
____ disease is the leading cause of death in adults in he US.
cardiovascular
How cn you recognize when someone is having a stroke?
Symptoms-
1.severe headache
2.slured sspeach
3.weakness on 1 side of body
4.blury vision
5.droopy face
SIGNS-
1/talking difficulties
2.arm weakness
3.droopy face

American hear association recommends that you review the steps of CPR several times year. How often should you complete a CPR renewal course?
every 2 years