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Kinn's chapter 36 study questions
automated external defibrillator
injury to a muscle (often caused by overuse)
a painful injury to a joint caused by a sudden wrenching of its ligaments
severe allergic reaction
severe hypoglycemia caused by an overdose of insulin, decreased intake of food, or excessive exercise; primary complication of type 1 diabetes
Psychogenic or mental shock
Shock caused by overwhelming emotional factors. Sudden dilation of blood vessels results in fainting because of lack of blood supply to the brain.
Hypovolemic or hemorrhagic shock
shock caused by severe blood or fluid loss
shock caused by cardiac arrest
type of shock commen in cases of damage to the brain or spinal cord that results in vasodilation and relative hypovolemia
Heart attack symptoms
chest pain, chest heaviness, pale skin, weak pulse, nausea, vomitting, pain radiating to left arm, indigestion, short of breath, sweating.
Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation 30 thrusts 2 breaths unassisted 15 thrusts 2 breaths assisted
pain in the eye resulting from exposure to bright light (often associated with albinism)
a serious condition that occurs when the body's inner temperature rises so fast that the body cannot cool itself
depletion of bodily fluids
an injury that doesn't break the skin but results in some discoloration BRUISE
cut or wound
Good for 10 years
prevents blood clotting
black bowel movement
blood in stools
can happen as a result of drinking pepto bismal
Caused by a tick
how to remove a tick
scraping away of the skin by mechanical process or injury
Dissolve blood clots that have already formed by breaking the fibrin strants.
blue discoloration of the skin caused by a lack of adequate oxygen in the blood
the purple or black-and-blue area resulting from a bruise
caused by very high blood sugar (hyperglycemia)
abnormal presence of blood in urine
pertaining to disease of unknown origin