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EMRs are an integral part of the ems system because

they can perform BLS

both kidneys eliminate toxic waste products from the body and

control balance of water and salt

the descending aorta branches into the

common iliac arteries

deals with the well being of the EMT, career progression and EMT compensation

human resources

stimulation of alpha adrenergic receptors results in

constriction of the blood vessels

most distal four spinal vertebrae


baroreceptors located throughout the body provide info to the brain regarding

blood pressure

long extrication site, everyone becoming frustrated and losing focus

request CISM for peer support

Can't locate DNR order

treat and contact med control

When you shine a light into one pupil the normal reaction of the other pupil should be to


a palpable pulse is created by

pressure wave through the arteries caused by cardiac contraction

bony prominance on the lateral/superior aspect of the thigh is called the

greater trochanter

unique function of the EMD

providing callers with life saving instructions

there is no vaccine against


EMT becomes distracted at the scene of a motor vehicle crash involving the same type of car in which a child was previously killed


most appropriate device to use when immobilizing a patient with a suspected spinal injury

long backboard

Gun shot wound, police present, table in way

move the table

Adequate medical care, ignored patient's emotional needs, rude. Ignor coworker and don't prevent this from happening again.

legal but unethical

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