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Define Liability
Being ultimately responsible for your actions
Define simple negligence
Without purpose or malicious intent
Define gross negligence
With purpose or malicious intent
Define "Shock"
Inadequate perfusion - not enough oxygen to the tissue
Know the different kinds of shock
Anaphylactic
Cardiogenic
Septic
Respiratoy
Hemoorhagic
Hypovolemic
Diabetic
Neurogenic
Psychogenic
Metabollic
Know the cardinal questions
What is happening?
Is the patient conscious?
Is the patient having diff breathing?'
Patients age/sex?
Know the typecodes for medical which automatically generate a police call response alone with EMS
AN
BE
AS
DR
Signs of shock
Skin=Pale, cool, wet
Breathing shallow and/or rapidly
Pupils dialated
Decreased LOC
Pulse weak/rapid
Low BP
Symptoms of shock
Feeling appending dume
Weakness
Nausea
Thurst
Dizziness
Cold feeling
Restless
Anxious