Study your flashcards anywhere!

Download the official Cram app for free >

  • Shuffle
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Alphabetize
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Front First
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Both Sides
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Read
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
Reading...
Front

How to study your flashcards.

Right/Left arrow keys: Navigate between flashcards.right arrow keyleft arrow key

Up/Down arrow keys: Flip the card between the front and back.down keyup key

H key: Show hint (3rd side).h key

A key: Read text to speech.a key

image

Play button

image

Play button

image

Progress

1/7

Click to flip

7 Cards in this Set

  • Front
  • Back
Axiom 1 Protocol 1
True abdominal pain, exceipt in unusual cases, is not a prehospital emergency
Axiom 2 Protocol 1
Severity of PAIN IS NOT RELATED TO THE SERIOUSNESS of the problem
Axiom 3 Protocol 1
Ectopic pregnancies often present BEFORE THE PATIENT KNOWS she is pregnant.
Rule 1 Protocol 1
Epigastric pain in cardiac age-range patients (females =>45, males =>35) is considered a "heart attack" until proven otherwise
Axiom 3
Ectopic Pregnancies ofthen present BEFORE THE PATIENT KNOWS she is pregnant
Rule 2 Protocol 1
Abdominal pain in a female of child-bearing age (12-50) who has fainted (or nearly fainted) is CONSIDERED AN ECTOPIC PREGNANCY UNTIL PROVEN OTHERWISE.
Suspected Aortic Aneurysm Protocol 1
A condition in which a patient presents simultaneously with "tearing" or "ripping" pain in the back or flank and in the abdomen.