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check scene then victim, life threatening conditions=check pulse, breathing, severe bleeding, unconsciousness
-call 911=location, condition, how many people, what happened
care for victim
emergency steps
who you are
level of training
what you intend to do
=implied consent
permission of victim
if you are doing something to save a life, you may not be sued, provided that its not beyond our level of training
good samaritin law
conditions=touch, cough, biting
-injured/ill person infected with disease
-exposure to infected person
-sufficient quantity of pathogen to cause disease
-airborne, body fluid-borne
disease transmission
eyes + mouth=mucous membranes
-breaks in the skin
pathogen
wash hands, cover mouth
-use effective barrier (gloves)
prevent disease transmission
can't breath
covering one or more body parts
airway
head, neck, hands, feet, genitals
deep burns for people over sixty or under five
chemical/electrical explosions
when to call 911
re-occuring pattern that is present in all mishaps
accident chain