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816 terms
Brady Emergency Care Midterm
airway
bronchoconstriction
gag reflex
head-tilt chin-lift maneuver
the passageway by which air enters or leaves the body.
the contraction of smooth muscle the lines the bronchial pass…
vomiting or retching that results when something is places in…
a means of correcting blockage of the airway by the tongue by…
airway
the passageway by which air enters or leaves the body.
bronchoconstriction
the contraction of smooth muscle the lines the bronchial pass…
54 terms
Brady Emergency Care Module 1
5 stages of dying
Abandoned Infant Protection Act
abandonment
acute stress reaction
-denial (not me)... - anger (why me)... -bargaining (OK but first l…
NY act Fed is safe haven act. infant < 5 months can be brough…
once we start care can only turn over to equal or higher leve…
- often linked to catastrophe, both EMT's and patient... - signs…
5 stages of dying
-denial (not me)... - anger (why me)... -bargaining (OK but first l…
Abandoned Infant Protection Act
NY act Fed is safe haven act. infant < 5 months can be brough…
84 terms
Brady emergency care 13th edition
Body mechanics
Power lift
Object, your limitations, communication
Position feet properly, use your legs,…
The proper use of the body to faciliate lifting and moving to…
A lift from a squatting position with weight to be lifted clo…
What are the three things to consider before lifting a patient?
What four rules that are followed when lifting to prevent inj…
Body mechanics
The proper use of the body to faciliate lifting and moving to…
Power lift
A lift from a squatting position with weight to be lifted clo…
25 terms
Emergency Care Brady 12 edition Chapter 31
nervous system
peripheral nervous system
autonomic nervous system
cranium
provides overall control of thought, sensation, and the body'…
the nerves that enter and exit the spinal cord between the ve…
controls involuntary functions
the body structure making up the forehead, top, back, and upp…
nervous system
provides overall control of thought, sensation, and the body'…
peripheral nervous system
the nerves that enter and exit the spinal cord between the ve…
24 terms
Emergency care Brady 12th Edition Chapter 27
What are the three main parts of the c…
How is blood circulated throughout the…
What does an artery do?
What does a capillary do?
Heart... Blood vessels... And the blood
Arteries... Capillaries... Veins
Carries oxygen rich blood away from the heart
Oxygen rich blood is emptied from the artery into microscopic…
What are the three main parts of the c…
Heart... Blood vessels... And the blood
How is blood circulated throughout the…
Arteries... Capillaries... Veins
260 terms
EMT - Brady's Emergency Care 12th Edition
Designated Agent
Evidence-Based
Medical Direction
Medical Director
p. 16 - An EMT or other person authorized by a Medical Direct…
p. 16 - description of medical techniques or practices that a…
p. 15 - Oversight of the patient-care aspects of an EMS syste…
p. 15 - A physician who assumes ultimate responsibility for t…
Designated Agent
p. 16 - An EMT or other person authorized by a Medical Direct…
Evidence-Based
p. 16 - description of medical techniques or practices that a…
41 terms
Bones (Brady Prehospital Emergency Care)
Anterior cranial bone
Superior lateral cranial bone
Inferior lateral cranial bones
Posterior cranial bone
Frontal Bone
Parietal Bones
Temporal Bones
Occipital Bone
Anterior cranial bone
Frontal Bone
Superior lateral cranial bone
Parietal Bones
49 terms
Emergency Care - Brady 12th Edition - Chapter 30
What is the musculoskeletal system com…
Define bones
What is a joint?
What are the four different types of b…
Joints, muscles, as well as cartilage, tendons and ligaments
A hard but flexible living structure that provide support for…
A place where bones articulate or meet
Long bones-in arms and thigh... Short bones-in hands and feet... Fl…
What is the musculoskeletal system com…
Joints, muscles, as well as cartilage, tendons and ligaments
Define bones
A hard but flexible living structure that provide support for…
11 terms
Brady Emergency Care 12th Edition Ch.40
A Post
B Post
Complex Access
Cribbing
post in front of the driver's compartment that supports the r…
when moving toward the rear of the vehicle, the second post y…
the process of using specialized tools or equipment to gain a…
blocks of hardwood used to stabilize a vehicle.
A Post
post in front of the driver's compartment that supports the r…
B Post
when moving toward the rear of the vehicle, the second post y…
23 terms
Brady Emergency Care 12th Edition - Chapter 39
area where the Incident Command post a…
the first on the scene to establish or…
a chemical and/or physical process tha…
a predefined set of instructions for a…
cold zone
Command
decontamination
disaster plan
area where the Incident Command post a…
cold zone
the first on the scene to establish or…
Command
11 terms
Brady Emergency Care 12th Edition Ch.40
A Post
B Post
Complex Access
Cribbing
post in front of the driver's compartment that supports the r…
when moving toward the rear of the vehicle, the second post y…
the process of using specialized tools or equipment to gain a…
blocks of hardwood used to stabilize a vehicle.
A Post
post in front of the driver's compartment that supports the r…
B Post
when moving toward the rear of the vehicle, the second post y…
28 terms
Brady Emergency Care 13th edition Vital signs
Pulse rate - adult
Pulse rate - 11-14 year old
Pulse rate - 6-10 year old
Pulse rate - 3-5 year old
60-100 BPM
60-105 BPM
70-105 BPM
80-120 BPM
Pulse rate - adult
60-100 BPM
Pulse rate - 11-14 year old
60-105 BPM
17 terms
Emergency Care Brady 12 th edition Chapter 27
perfusion
hypoperfusion
shock
hemorrahage
the supply of oxygen to and removal of wastes from the body's…
the body's inability to adequately circulate blood to the bod…
the body's ability to adequately circulate blood to the body'…
bleeding, especially severe bleeding
perfusion
the supply of oxygen to and removal of wastes from the body's…
hypoperfusion
the body's inability to adequately circulate blood to the bod…
24 terms
Emergency Care - Brady 12th Edition - Chapter 39
area where the Incident Command post a…
the first on the scene to establish or…
a chemical and/or physical process tha…
a predefined set of instructions for a…
cold zone
Command
decontamination
disaster plan
area where the Incident Command post a…
cold zone
the first on the scene to establish or…
Command
260 terms
EMT - Brady's Emergency Care 12th Edition
Designated Agent
Evidence-Based
Medical Direction
Medical Director
p. 16 - An EMT or other person authorized by a Medical Direct…
p. 16 - description of medical techniques or practices that a…
p. 15 - Oversight of the patient-care aspects of an EMS syste…
p. 15 - A physician who assumes ultimate responsibility for t…
Designated Agent
p. 16 - An EMT or other person authorized by a Medical Direct…
Evidence-Based
p. 16 - description of medical techniques or practices that a…
25 terms
Emergency Care - Brady 12th Edition - Chapter 31
nervous system
peripheral nervous system
autonomic nervous system
cranium
provides overall control of thought, sensation, and the body'…
the nerves that enter and exit the spinal cord between the ve…
controls involuntary functions
the body structure making up the forehead, top, back, and upp…
nervous system
provides overall control of thought, sensation, and the body'…
peripheral nervous system
the nerves that enter and exit the spinal cord between the ve…
43 terms
Brady Emergency Care 12th Edition Chapter 11
Primary Assessment
Primary assessment also known as:
6 parts of primary assessment:
Patients who appear lifeless or pulsel…
portion of the patient assessment during which you will focus…
primary survey or initial assessment
1.General Impression 2.Mental Status 3-5. ABC 6. Priority of…
C-A-B
Primary Assessment
portion of the patient assessment during which you will focus…
Primary assessment also known as:
primary survey or initial assessment
111 terms
Brady Emergency Care 12th Edition Chapter 12
Vital Signs
What are the vital signs assessed in a…
What vital sign can be additional asse…
Normal capillary refill in infants and…
outward signs of what is going on inside the body
pulse, respiration, skin (color, temperature, condition), pup…
capillary refills
no more than 2 seconds
Vital Signs
outward signs of what is going on inside the body
What are the vital signs assessed in a…
pulse, respiration, skin (color, temperature, condition), pup…
43 terms
Brady Emergency Care 12th Edition - Chapter 20
acute coronary syndrome
acute myocardial infarction
agonal breathing
aneurysm
a blanket term used to represent any symptom related to lack…
the condition in which a portion of the myocardium dies as a…
irregular, gasping breaths that precede apnea and death
the dilation or ballooning of a weakend section of the wall o…
acute coronary syndrome
a blanket term used to represent any symptom related to lack…
acute myocardial infarction
the condition in which a portion of the myocardium dies as a…
21 terms
Brady Emergency Care 12th Edition Chapter 16
Diagnosis
EMT diagnosis
Other names for EMT diagnosis
Critical Thinking
a description or label for a patient's condition that assists…
based on the patient's history, physical exam, and vital signs
EMS diagnosis, field diagnosis, presumptive diagnosis, or wor…
process that can help someone think through a problem in an o…
Diagnosis
a description or label for a patient's condition that assists…
EMT diagnosis
based on the patient's history, physical exam, and vital signs
34 terms
Brady Emergency Care 12th Edition - Chapter 21
aura
diabetes mellitus
diabetic ketoacidosis
epilepsy
a sensation experienced by a seizure patient right before a s…
condition brought about by a decreased insulin production or…
a condition that occurs as the result of high blood sugar, ch…
a medical condition that causes seizures
aura
a sensation experienced by a seizure patient right before a s…
diabetes mellitus
condition brought about by a decreased insulin production or…
26 terms
Brady Emergency Care 12th Edition Chapter 14
medical patient
Secondary Assessment for a medical pat…
For an unresponsive medical patient th…
What does the letter "O" in OPQRST?
a patient suffering from one or more medical diseases or cond…
HPI; PMH; Physical exam; and baseline vital signs
rapid physical assessment; baseline vital signs; HPI; PMH
Onset; What were you doing when it started?
medical patient
a patient suffering from one or more medical diseases or cond…
Secondary Assessment for a medical pat…
HPI; PMH; Physical exam; and baseline vital signs
42 terms
Brady Emergency Care 12th Edition Chapter 17
5 components to any radio or communica…
Base Station
Mobile Radio
Portable Radio
base station; mobile radios; portable radios; repeaters; cell…
two-way radio at a fixed site such as a hospital or dispatch…
two-way radio that is used or affixed in a vehicle
a handheld two-way radio
5 components to any radio or communica…
base station; mobile radios; portable radios; repeaters; cell…
Base Station
two-way radio at a fixed site such as a hospital or dispatch…
48 terms
Brady Emergency Care 12th Edition Chapter 13
Trauma Patient
Secondary Assessment sometimes called:
Examples of major injuries:
Signs of major injury include:
a patient suffering from one or more physical injuries
secondary survey
serious bleeding or penetrating injuries to the neck, chest,…
altered mental status or lack of a patent airway
Trauma Patient
a patient suffering from one or more physical injuries
Secondary Assessment sometimes called:
secondary survey
13 terms
Brady Emergency Care 12th Edition - Chapter 19
bronchoconstriction
CPAP
exhalation/expiration
inhalation/inspiration
constriction or blockage of the bronchi that lead from the tr…
a form of non-invasive positive pressure ventilation consisti…
a passive process in which the intercostal muscles and the di…
an active process in which the intercostal muscles and the di…
bronchoconstriction
constriction or blockage of the bronchi that lead from the tr…
CPAP
a form of non-invasive positive pressure ventilation consisti…
63 terms
Brady Emergency Care 12th Edition - Chapter 34
spontaneous miscarriage or induced ter…
a condition in which the placenta sepa…
the placenta, membranes of the amnioti…
the "bag of waters" that surrounds the…
abortion
abruptio placentae
afterbirth
amniotic sac
spontaneous miscarriage or induced ter…
abortion
a condition in which the placenta sepa…
abruptio placentae
21 terms
Brady Emergency Care 12th Edition - Chapter 30
fracture in which the broken bone segm…
hard but flexible living structures th…
tough tissue that covers the joint end…
an injury to an extremity with no asso…
angulated fracture
bones
cartilage
closed extremity injury
fracture in which the broken bone segm…
angulated fracture
hard but flexible living structures th…
bones
18 terms
emergency Care Brady 12 edition Chapter 33
conduction
water chill
convection
wind chill
the transfer of heat from one material to another through dir…
chilling caused by conduction of heat from the body when the…
carrying away of heat by currents of air, water , or other ga…
chilling caused by convection of heat from the bodu in the pr…
conduction
the transfer of heat from one material to another through dir…
water chill
chilling caused by conduction of heat from the body when the…
10 terms
Brady Emergency Care 12th Edition Ch.26
Anemia
Continuous Ambulatory Peritoneal Dialy…
Continuous Cycler-Assisted Peritoneal…
Dialysis
lack of a normal number of red blood cells in the circulation
A gravity exchange process for peritoneal dialysis in which a…
A mechanical process for peritoneal dialysis in which a machi…
a procedure to remove toxins and excess fluid from the body o…
Anemia
lack of a normal number of red blood cells in the circulation
Continuous Ambulatory Peritoneal Dialy…
A gravity exchange process for peritoneal dialysis in which a…
11 terms
Brady Emergency Care 12th Edition Chapter 22
something that causes an allergic reac…
an exaggerated immune response
a severe or life-threatening allergic…
a syringe preloaded with medication th…
allergen
allergic reaction
anaphylaxis
auto-injector
something that causes an allergic reac…
allergen
an exaggerated immune response
allergic reaction
22 terms
Emergency Care Brady 12 Edition Chapter 30
extremities
bones
joints
long bones
the portions of the skeleton that include the clavicles, scap…
hard but flexible living structures that provide support for…
places where bones articulate, or meet
bones found in the arm and leg, humerus, radius, ulna, femur,…
extremities
the portions of the skeleton that include the clavicles, scap…
bones
hard but flexible living structures that provide support for…
24 terms
Brady Emergency Care 12th Edition - Chapter 39
area where the Incident Command post a…
the first on the scene to establish or…
a chemical and/or physical process tha…
a predefined set of instructions for a…
cold zone
Command
decontamination
disaster plan
area where the Incident Command post a…
cold zone
the first on the scene to establish or…
Command
25 terms
Emergency Care Brady 12 edition Chapter 31
nervous system
peripheral nervous system
autonomic nervous system
cranium
provides overall control of thought, sensation, and the body'…
the nerves that enter and exit the spinal cord between the ve…
controls involuntary functions
the body structure making up the forehead, top, back, and upp…
nervous system
provides overall control of thought, sensation, and the body'…
peripheral nervous system
the nerves that enter and exit the spinal cord between the ve…
22 terms
Brady Emergency Care 12th Edition Chapter 15
Reassessment
4 steps in reassessment
Crying is a sign of what in children?
The mental status of an unresponsive c…
procedure for detecting changes in a patient's condition
1. Repeating primary assessment 2. Repeating physical exam 3.…
adequate mental status
shouting (verbal) or flicking the feet (painful)
Reassessment
procedure for detecting changes in a patient's condition
4 steps in reassessment
1. Repeating primary assessment 2. Repeating physical exam 3.…
29 terms
Brady Emergency Care 12th Edition Chapter 23
poisons that are taken into the body t…
a substance that absorbs many poisons…
a substance that will neutralize the p…
severe reaction that can be part of al…
absorbed poisons
activated charcoal
antidote
delirium tremors
poisons that are taken into the body t…
absorbed poisons
a substance that absorbs many poisons…
activated charcoal
21 terms
Brady Emergency Care 12th Edition - Chapter 30
fracture in which the broken bone segm…
hard but flexible living structures th…
tough tissue that covers the joint end…
an injury to an extremity with no asso…
angulated fracture
bones
cartilage
closed extremity injury
fracture in which the broken bone segm…
angulated fracture
hard but flexible living structures th…
bones
20 terms
Brady Emergency Care 12th Edition - Chapter 24
parietal pain
peritoneum
referred pain
retroperitoneal space
a localized, intense pain, that arises from the parietal peri…
the membrane that lines the abdominal cavity and covers the o…
pain that is felt in a location other than where the pain ori…
the area posterior to the peritoneum, between the peritoneum…
parietal pain
a localized, intense pain, that arises from the parietal peri…
peritoneum
the membrane that lines the abdominal cavity and covers the o…
13 terms
Brady Emergency Care 12th Edition - Chapter 29
an intestine or other internal organ p…
fracture of two or more adjacent ribs…
movement of ribs in a flail segment th…
air in the chest cavity
eviseration
flail chest
paradoxical motion
pneumothorax
an intestine or other internal organ p…
eviseration
fracture of two or more adjacent ribs…
flail chest
10 terms
Brady Emergency Care Chapter 8: Airway Management
Airway
Bronchoconstriction
Gag Reflex
Head-tilt, Chin-lift Maneuver
The passageway by which air enters or leaves the body. The st…
The contraction of smooth muscle that lines the bronchial pas…
Vomiting or retching that results when something is placed in…
A means of correcting blockage of the airway by the tongue by…
Airway
The passageway by which air enters or leaves the body. The st…
Bronchoconstriction
The contraction of smooth muscle that lines the bronchial pas…
21 terms
Brady Emergency Care 12th Edition - Chapter 18
aspirin
contraindications
enteral
epinephrine
a medication used to reduce the clotting ability of blood to…
specific signs or circumstances under which it is not appropr…
referring to a route of medication administration that uses t…
a drug that helps to constrict the blood vessels and relax pa…
aspirin
a medication used to reduce the clotting ability of blood to…
contraindications
specific signs or circumstances under which it is not appropr…
11 terms
Brady Emergency Care 12th Edition Chapter 22
something that causes an allergic reac…
an exaggerated immune response
a severe or life-threatening allergic…
a syringe preloaded with medication th…
allergen
allergic reaction
anaphylaxis
auto-injector
something that causes an allergic reac…
allergen
an exaggerated immune response
allergic reaction
Emergency Care Brady 12th Edition Chapter 28
What is the skins function?
What is a contusion?
What is a hematoma?
What is a crush injury?
Protection... Water balance... Temp. Regulation... Excretes wastes... Sho…
A bruise
Swelling caused by the collection of blood under the skin or…
A injury caused when force is transmitted from the body's ext…
What is the skins function?
Protection... Water balance... Temp. Regulation... Excretes wastes... Sho…
What is a contusion?
A bruise
13 terms
Brady Emergency Care 12th Edition - Chapter 29
an intestine or other internal organ p…
fracture of two or more adjacent ribs…
movement of ribs in a flail segment th…
air in the chest cavity
eviseration
flail chest
paradoxical motion
pneumothorax
an intestine or other internal organ p…
eviseration
fracture of two or more adjacent ribs…
flail chest
24 terms
Emergency Care Brady 12th Edition Chapter 28
What is the skins function?
What is a contusion?
What is a hematoma?
What is a crush injury?
Protection... Water balance... Temp. Regulation... Excretes wastes... Sho…
A bruise
Swelling caused by the collection of blood under the skin or…
A injury caused when force is transmitted from the body's ext…
What is the skins function?
Protection... Water balance... Temp. Regulation... Excretes wastes... Sho…
What is a contusion?
A bruise
13 terms
Brady Emergency Care 12th Edition - Chapter 29
an intestine or other internal organ p…
fracture of two or more adjacent ribs…
movement of ribs in a flail segment th…
air in the chest cavity
eviseration
flail chest
paradoxical motion
pneumothorax
an intestine or other internal organ p…
eviseration
fracture of two or more adjacent ribs…
flail chest
11 terms
Brady Emergency Care 12th Edition Chapter 22
something that causes an allergic reac…
an exaggerated immune response
a severe or life-threatening allergic…
a syringe preloaded with medication th…
allergen
allergic reaction
anaphylaxis
auto-injector
something that causes an allergic reac…
allergen
an exaggerated immune response
allergic reaction
26 terms
Brady Emergency Care 12th Edition - Chapter 35
What are the anatomic and physiologic…
What should be done to keep and infant…
What is the blood volume of a 9 pound…
What is the blood volume of a 60 pound…
tongue proportionately larger, smaller airway, abundant secre…
place a folded towel under the shoulders
less than a 12oz can
about a 2 liter bottle
What are the anatomic and physiologic…
tongue proportionately larger, smaller airway, abundant secre…
What should be done to keep and infant…
place a folded towel under the shoulders
20 terms
Brady Emergency Care 12th Edition - Chapter 24
parietal pain
peritoneum
referred pain
retroperitoneal space
a localized, intense pain, that arises from the parietal peri…
the membrane that lines the abdominal cavity and covers the o…
pain that is felt in a location other than where the pain ori…
the area posterior to the peritoneum, between the peritoneum…
parietal pain
a localized, intense pain, that arises from the parietal peri…
peritoneum
the membrane that lines the abdominal cavity and covers the o…
29 terms
Brady Emergency Care 12th Edition Chapter 23
poisons that are taken into the body t…
a substance that absorbs many poisons…
a substance that will neutralize the p…
severe reaction that can be part of al…
absorbed poisons
activated charcoal
antidote
delirium tremors
poisons that are taken into the body t…
absorbed poisons
a substance that absorbs many poisons…
activated charcoal
29 terms
Brady Emergency Care 12th Edition Chapter 23
poisons that are taken into the body t…
a substance that absorbs many poisons…
a substance that will neutralize the p…
severe reaction that can be part of al…
absorbed poisons
activated charcoal
antidote
delirium tremors
poisons that are taken into the body t…
absorbed poisons
a substance that absorbs many poisons…
activated charcoal
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