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89 terms
EMT Basic Chapter 8
Poor peripheral circulation will cause…
A 50-year-old male is found unconsciou…
Which of the following questions is us…
Pain that moves from its point of orig…
ashen
determine if the patient has a medical alert bracelet or wall…
What seems to be the matter?
radiating
Poor peripheral circulation will cause…
ashen
A 50-year-old male is found unconsciou…
determine if the patient has a medical alert bracelet or wall…
100 terms
EMT Basic Chapter 8
When approaching a 32-year-old male wh…
When assessing the skin of an unconsci…
A low ETCO2 reading, as measured by ca…
Which of the following statements rega…
ensure that the patient can see you approaching him
cyanosis
there is an absence or decrease in the level of CO2 in the lu…
You may not have time to perform a secondary assessment if yo…
When approaching a 32-year-old male wh…
ensure that the patient can see you approaching him
When assessing the skin of an unconsci…
cyanosis
100 terms
EMT Basic Chapter 8
When approaching a 32-year-old male wh…
When assessing the skin of an unconsci…
A low ETCO2 reading, as measured by ca…
Which of the following statements rega…
ensure that the patient can see you approaching him
cyanosis
there is an absence or decrease in the level of CO2 in the lu…
You may not have time to perform a secondary assessment if yo…
When approaching a 32-year-old male wh…
ensure that the patient can see you approaching him
When assessing the skin of an unconsci…
cyanosis
71 terms
EMT Basic - AAOS - Chapter 8
accessory muscles
auscultate
AVPU scale
blood pressure
The secondary muscles of respiration. They include the neck m…
To listen to sounds within an organ with a stethoscope.
A method of assessing the level of consciousness by determini…
The pressure of circulating blood against the walls of the ar…
accessory muscles
The secondary muscles of respiration. They include the neck m…
auscultate
To listen to sounds within an organ with a stethoscope.
38 terms
EMT Basic Chapter 8
Cellular Metabolism
Aerobic Metabolism
Anaerobic Metabolism
Sodium/Potassium Pump
Also known as cellular respiration, is the process in which,…
The breakdown of molecules such as glucose through a series o…
The breakdown of molecules in the cells without the presence…
Sodium (Na+) is a positively charged ion. It is considered th…
Cellular Metabolism
Also known as cellular respiration, is the process in which,…
Aerobic Metabolism
The breakdown of molecules such as glucose through a series o…
71 terms
Dr. Credle EMT Basic - AAOS - Chapter 8
accessory muscles
auscultate
AVPU scale
blood pressure
The secondary muscles of respiration. They include the neck m…
To listen to sounds within an organ with a stethoscope.
A method of assessing the level of consciousness by determini…
The pressure of circulating blood against the walls of the ar…
accessory muscles
The secondary muscles of respiration. They include the neck m…
auscultate
To listen to sounds within an organ with a stethoscope.
40 terms
EMT-Basic Ch.8
accessory muscles
AVPU
body substance isolation (BSI)
breath sounds
These condary muscles of respiration.
A method of assessing a patient's level of consciousness by d…
An infection control concept and practice that assumes that a…
An indication of air movement in the lungs, usually assessed…
accessory muscles
These condary muscles of respiration.
AVPU
A method of assessing a patient's level of consciousness by d…
25 terms
Basic EMT Fall Session Chapter 8
In which of the following situations i…
A full-body scan should be performed on:
During the primary assessment, circula…
In responsive patients that are older…
D. A 59-year-old man complains of crushing chest pain but den…
D. patients with a significant MOI and unresponsive medical p…
B. pulse quality, external bleeding, and skin condition.
A. radial
In which of the following situations i…
D. A 59-year-old man complains of crushing chest pain but den…
A full-body scan should be performed on:
D. patients with a significant MOI and unresponsive medical p…
71 terms
EMT Basic - AAOS - Chapter 8
accessory muscles
auscultate
AVPU scale
blood pressure
The secondary muscles of respiration. They include the neck m…
To listen to sounds within an organ with a stethoscope.
A method of assessing the level of consciousness by determini…
The pressure of circulating blood against the walls of the ar…
accessory muscles
The secondary muscles of respiration. They include the neck m…
auscultate
To listen to sounds within an organ with a stethoscope.
127 terms
EMT Basic Chapter 8.1
Which of the following is an example o…
Which of the following scenarios does…
Which of the following actions would N…
While en route to the scene of a shoot…
B
D
B
B
Which of the following is an example o…
B
Which of the following scenarios does…
D
71 terms
EMT Basic - AAOS - Chapter 8
accessory muscles
auscultate
AVPU scale
blood pressure
The secondary muscles of respiration. They include the neck m…
To listen to sounds within an organ with a stethoscope.
A method of assessing the level of consciousness by determini…
The pressure of circulating blood against the walls of the ar…
accessory muscles
The secondary muscles of respiration. They include the neck m…
auscultate
To listen to sounds within an organ with a stethoscope.
71 terms
EMT Basic - AAOS - Chapter 8
accessory muscles
auscultate
AVPU scale
blood pressure
The secondary muscles of respiration. They include the neck m…
To listen to sounds within an organ with a stethoscope.
A method of assessing the level of consciousness by determini…
The pressure of circulating blood against the walls of the ar…
accessory muscles
The secondary muscles of respiration. They include the neck m…
auscultate
To listen to sounds within an organ with a stethoscope.
71 terms
EMT Basic - AAOS - Chapter 8
accessory muscles
auscultate
AVPU scale
blood pressure
The secondary muscles of respiration. They include the neck m…
To listen to sounds within an organ with a stethoscope.
A method of assessing the level of consciousness by determini…
The pressure of circulating blood against the walls of the ar…
accessory muscles
The secondary muscles of respiration. They include the neck m…
auscultate
To listen to sounds within an organ with a stethoscope.
71 terms
EMT Basic - AAOS - Chapter 8
accessory muscles
auscultate
AVPU scale
blood pressure
The secondary muscles of respiration. They include the neck m…
To listen to sounds within an organ with a stethoscope.
A method of assessing the level of consciousness by determini…
The pressure of circulating blood against the walls of the ar…
accessory muscles
The secondary muscles of respiration. They include the neck m…
auscultate
To listen to sounds within an organ with a stethoscope.
71 terms
EMT Basic - AAOS - Chapter 8
accessory muscles
auscultate
AVPU scale
blood pressure
The secondary muscles of respiration. They include the neck m…
To listen to sounds within an organ with a stethoscope.
A method of assessing the level of consciousness by determini…
The pressure of circulating blood against the walls of the ar…
accessory muscles
The secondary muscles of respiration. They include the neck m…
auscultate
To listen to sounds within an organ with a stethoscope.
71 terms
EMT Basic - AAOS - Chapter 8
accessory muscles
auscultate
AVPU scale
blood pressure
The secondary muscles of respiration. They include the neck m…
To listen to sounds within an organ with a stethoscope.
A method of assessing the level of consciousness by determini…
The pressure of circulating blood against the walls of the ar…
accessory muscles
The secondary muscles of respiration. They include the neck m…
auscultate
To listen to sounds within an organ with a stethoscope.
71 terms
EMT Basic - AAOS - Chapter 8
accessory muscles
auscultate
AVPU scale
blood pressure
The secondary muscles of respiration. They include the neck m…
To listen to sounds within an organ with a stethoscope.
A method of assessing the level of consciousness by determini…
The pressure of circulating blood against the walls of the ar…
accessory muscles
The secondary muscles of respiration. They include the neck m…
auscultate
To listen to sounds within an organ with a stethoscope.
71 terms
EMT Basic - AAOS - Chapter 8
accessory muscles
auscultate
AVPU scale
blood pressure
The secondary muscles of respiration. They include the neck m…
To listen to sounds within an organ with a stethoscope.
A method of assessing the level of consciousness by determini…
The pressure of circulating blood against the walls of the ar…
accessory muscles
The secondary muscles of respiration. They include the neck m…
auscultate
To listen to sounds within an organ with a stethoscope.
71 terms
EMT Basic - AAOS - Chapter 8
accessory muscles
auscultate
AVPU scale
blood pressure
The secondary muscles of respiration. They include the neck m…
To listen to sounds within an organ with a stethoscope.
A method of assessing the level of consciousness by determini…
The pressure of circulating blood against the walls of the ar…
accessory muscles
The secondary muscles of respiration. They include the neck m…
auscultate
To listen to sounds within an organ with a stethoscope.
71 terms
EMT Basic - AAOS - Chapter 8
accessory muscles
auscultate
AVPU scale
blood pressure
The secondary muscles of respiration. They include the neck m…
To listen to sounds within an organ with a stethoscope.
A method of assessing the level of consciousness by determini…
The pressure of circulating blood against the walls of the ar…
accessory muscles
The secondary muscles of respiration. They include the neck m…
auscultate
To listen to sounds within an organ with a stethoscope.
71 terms
EMT Basic - AAOS - Chapter 8
accessory muscles
auscultate
AVPU scale
blood pressure
The secondary muscles of respiration. They include the neck m…
To listen to sounds within an organ with a stethoscope.
A method of assessing the level of consciousness by determini…
The pressure of circulating blood against the walls of the ar…
accessory muscles
The secondary muscles of respiration. They include the neck m…
auscultate
To listen to sounds within an organ with a stethoscope.
79 terms
EMT Basic - AAOS - Chapter 8 - Patient Assesment
accessory muscles
auscultate
AVPU scale
blood pressure
The secondary muscles of respiration. They include the neck m…
To listen to sounds within an organ with a stethoscope.
A method of assessing the level of consciousness by determini…
The pressure of circulating blood against the walls of the ar…
accessory muscles
The secondary muscles of respiration. They include the neck m…
auscultate
To listen to sounds within an organ with a stethoscope.
10 terms
EMT Basic - Orange Book - Chapter 8
During the scene size-up, you should r…
You arrive at the scene of an "injured…
Findings such as inadequate breathing…
Which of the following would you NOT d…
the ratio of pediatric patients to adult patients.
retreat to a safe place and wait for law enforcement to arrive.
primary assessment.
Rapid heart rate
During the scene size-up, you should r…
the ratio of pediatric patients to adult patients.
You arrive at the scene of an "injured…
retreat to a safe place and wait for law enforcement to arrive.
79 terms
EMT Basic - AAOS - Chapter 8 - Patient Assesment
accessory muscles
auscultate
AVPU scale
blood pressure
The secondary muscles of respiration. They include the neck m…
To listen to sounds within an organ with a stethoscope.
A method of assessing the level of consciousness by determini…
The pressure of circulating blood against the walls of the ar…
accessory muscles
The secondary muscles of respiration. They include the neck m…
auscultate
To listen to sounds within an organ with a stethoscope.
68 terms
EMT Chapter 8: Pathophysiology
Importance of understanding basic path…
Glycolysis
Another name for cell metabolism
An ____ in metabolism results in incre…
...
Glu-> pyruvic molecules... Occurs in cytosol does not require E…
cellular respiration
INCREASE
Importance of understanding basic path…
...
Glycolysis
Glu-> pyruvic molecules... Occurs in cytosol does not require E…
140 terms
EMT Basic Chapter 5
A 5-year-old boy has fallen and has a…
A by-product of involuntary muscle con…
A fracture of the humerus just above t…
A patient has a blood pressure of 130/…
distal forearm
heat
distal humerus fracture
ventricular contraction
A 5-year-old boy has fallen and has a…
distal forearm
A by-product of involuntary muscle con…
heat
10 terms
EMT Basic - Orange Book - Chapter 8
During the scene size-up, you should r…
You arrive at the scene of an "injured…
Findings such as inadequate breathing…
Which of the following would you NOT d…
the ratio of pediatric patients to adult patients.
retreat to a safe place and wait for law enforcement to arrive.
primary assessment.
Rapid heart rate
During the scene size-up, you should r…
the ratio of pediatric patients to adult patients.
You arrive at the scene of an "injured…
retreat to a safe place and wait for law enforcement to arrive.
EMT Basic - Orange Book - Chapter 8
During the scene size-up, you should r…
You arrive at the scene of an "injured…
Findings such as inadequate breathing…
Which of the following would you NOT d…
the ratio of pediatric patients to adult patients.
retreat to a safe place and wait for law enforcement to arrive.
primary assessment.
Rapid heart rate
During the scene size-up, you should r…
the ratio of pediatric patients to adult patients.
You arrive at the scene of an "injured…
retreat to a safe place and wait for law enforcement to arrive.
53 terms
EMT Chapter 8 Vocab
accessory muscles
auscultate
AVPU scale
blood pressure
The secondary muscles of respiration. They include the neck m…
to listen to sounds within an organ with a stethoscope.
a method of assessing the level of consciousness by determini…
the pressure of circulating blood against the walls of the ar…
accessory muscles
The secondary muscles of respiration. They include the neck m…
auscultate
to listen to sounds within an organ with a stethoscope.
89 terms
chapter 8 emt
Poor peripheral circulation will cause…
A 50-year-old male is found unconsciou…
Which of the following questions is us…
Pain that moves from its point of orig…
ashen
determine if the patient has a medical alert bracelet or wall…
What seems to be the matter?
radiating
Poor peripheral circulation will cause…
ashen
A 50-year-old male is found unconsciou…
determine if the patient has a medical alert bracelet or wall…
71 terms
EMT - Chapter 8
accessory muscles
auscultate
AVPU scale
blood pressure
The secondary muscles of respiration. They include the neck m…
To listen to sounds within an organ with a stethoscope.
A method of assessing the level of consciousness by determini…
The pressure of circulating blood against the walls of the ar…
accessory muscles
The secondary muscles of respiration. They include the neck m…
auscultate
To listen to sounds within an organ with a stethoscope.
127 terms
EMT Chapter 8 Review Questions
Which of the following is an example o…
Which of the following scenarios does…
Which of the following actions would N…
While en route to the scene of a shoot…
B
D
B
B
Which of the following is an example o…
B
Which of the following scenarios does…
D
92 terms
EMT Chapter 8
Steps of Patient Assessment
Symptom
Sign
SSU 1
Scene Size Up, Primary Assessment, History Taking, Secondary…
Something the patient tells you about
Something you can observe about patient
Ensure scene safety
Steps of Patient Assessment
Scene Size Up, Primary Assessment, History Taking, Secondary…
Symptom
Something the patient tells you about
316 terms
Ch 6 emt, EMT Basic Chapter 5, EMT Chapter 8, Chapter 7
Persons who are 19-40 years of age
An infant reflex in which the infant s…
A bond between an infant and his/her p…
A type of reasoning in which a child b…
early adults
sucking reflex
secure attachment
postconventional reasoning
Persons who are 19-40 years of age
early adults
An infant reflex in which the infant s…
sucking reflex
89 terms
chapter 8 emt
Poor peripheral circulation will cause…
A 50-year-old male is found unconsciou…
Which of the following questions is us…
Pain that moves from its point of orig…
ashen
determine if the patient has a medical alert bracelet or wall…
What seems to be the matter?
radiating
Poor peripheral circulation will cause…
ashen
A 50-year-old male is found unconsciou…
determine if the patient has a medical alert bracelet or wall…
23 terms
EMT Chapter 8 HACC
palpate
sclera
golden hour
rhonchi
Examine by touch.
The white portion of the eye; the touch outer coat that gives…
From the time of the injury to definitive care, during which…
Coarse, low-pitched breath sounds heard in patients with chro…
palpate
Examine by touch.
sclera
The white portion of the eye; the touch outer coat that gives…
11 terms
EMT Chapter 8
Patent Airway
Stridor
Hoarseness
Snoring
airway (passage from nose or mouth to lungs) that is open and…
high pitched sound generated from partially obstructed air fl…
voice changes, raspy voice, that often reflects a narrowing o…
sound of soft tissue of the upper airway creating impedance o…
Patent Airway
airway (passage from nose or mouth to lungs) that is open and…
Stridor
high pitched sound generated from partially obstructed air fl…
17 terms
EMT: Chapter 8
Upper airway
Lower airway
Airways Obstructions
Bronchoconstriction
beings at mouth and nose... - air is warmed and humidified in na…
-begins at glottic opening... - trachea... - bronchial passages... - a…
variety of obstructions interfere with air flow... - foreign bod…
-disorder of the lower airway... - smooth muscle constricts inte…
Upper airway
beings at mouth and nose... - air is warmed and humidified in na…
Lower airway
-begins at glottic opening... - trachea... - bronchial passages... - a…
53 terms
EMT Chapter 8
A 39-year-old male sustained a stab wo…
A 40-year-old male crashed his motorcy…
A 40-year-old male presents with pain…
A 50-year-old male is found unconsciou…
apply direct pressure to the wound.
open his airway with the jaw-thrust maneuver.
liver dysfunction
determine if the patient has a medical alert bracelet or wall…
A 39-year-old male sustained a stab wo…
apply direct pressure to the wound.
A 40-year-old male crashed his motorcy…
open his airway with the jaw-thrust maneuver.
53 terms
EMT Chapter 8
A 39-year-old male sustained a stab wo…
A 40-year-old male crashed his motorcy…
A 40-year-old male presents with pain…
A 50-year-old male is found unconsciou…
apply direct pressure to the wound.
open his airway with the jaw-thrust maneuver.
liver dysfunction
determine if the patient has a medical alert bracelet or wall…
A 39-year-old male sustained a stab wo…
apply direct pressure to the wound.
A 40-year-old male crashed his motorcy…
open his airway with the jaw-thrust maneuver.
16 terms
EMT Chapter 8
Infancy
Infancy Psychosocial
Infancy Vitals
Toddler Phase
Birth to a year, Weight doubles in 6 month and triples in 12…
Bonding, trust versus mistrust, scaffolding (building on expe…
HR-140-160/minute... RR-30-40/minute... Systolic BP- 70-90 mmHg
12-36 months, Pulmonary system muscles better not belly breat…
Infancy
Birth to a year, Weight doubles in 6 month and triples in 12…
Infancy Psychosocial
Bonding, trust versus mistrust, scaffolding (building on expe…
126 terms
EMT Basic Chapter 17
Metformin, a non-insulin medication, i…
Diabetes is MOST accurately defined as…
Insulin shock will MOST likely develop…
Diabetic coma is a life-threatening co…
Glucophage
disorder of carbohydrate metabolism
takes too much of his or her prescribed insulin
hyperglycemia, ketoacidosis, and dehydration
Metformin, a non-insulin medication, i…
Glucophage
Diabetes is MOST accurately defined as…
disorder of carbohydrate metabolism
16 terms
EMT Chapter 8
Adolescence
Bonding
Early adult
Late adulthood
Stage of life from 13 to eighteen years old
the sense that needs will be met.
stage of life from nineteen to forty years.
Stage of life from sixty one and older
Adolescence
Stage of life from 13 to eighteen years old
Bonding
the sense that needs will be met.
44 terms
Chapter 8. EMT
During a 30-minute transport of a stab…
Which of the following questions would…
You should gently palpate a patient's…
When palpating a patient's pulse, you…
2
"How much Tylenol do you take each day?"
the patient does not complain of pelvic pain.
Rapid
During a 30-minute transport of a stab…
2
Which of the following questions would…
"How much Tylenol do you take each day?"
93 terms
EMT-B Chapter 8
Accessory muscles
Auscultate
AVPU scale
Blood pressure
The secondary muscles of respiration. they include the neck m…
To listen to sounds within an organ with a stethoscope
A method of assessing the level of consciousness by determini…
The pressure of circulating blood against the walls of the ar…
Accessory muscles
The secondary muscles of respiration. they include the neck m…
Auscultate
To listen to sounds within an organ with a stethoscope
89 terms
EMT Chapter 8
Poor peripheral circulation will cause…
A 50-year-old male is found unconsciou…
Which of the following questions is us…
Pain that moves from its point of orig…
ashen
determine if the patient has a medical alert bracelet or wall…
What seems to be the matter?
radiating
Poor peripheral circulation will cause…
ashen
A 50-year-old male is found unconsciou…
determine if the patient has a medical alert bracelet or wall…
16 terms
Emt chapter 8
Backboard
Bariatrics
Basket strerure
Body Mechanics
A long flat board made of rigid rectangular material that is…
A branch of medicine concerned with the management( preventio…
A rigid strerure commonly used in technical and water rescues…
The relationship between the body's anatomical structures and…
Backboard
A long flat board made of rigid rectangular material that is…
Bariatrics
A branch of medicine concerned with the management( preventio…
89 terms
chapter 8 emt
Poor peripheral circulation will cause…
A 50-year-old male is found unconsciou…
Which of the following questions is us…
Pain that moves from its point of orig…
ashen
determine if the patient has a medical alert bracelet or wall…
What seems to be the matter?
radiating
Poor peripheral circulation will cause…
ashen
A 50-year-old male is found unconsciou…
determine if the patient has a medical alert bracelet or wall…
73 terms
EMT Chapter 8
Accessory Muscles
Auscultate
AVPU Scale
Blood Pressure
The secondary muscles of respiration. (Sternocleidomastoid, P…
To listen to sounds within an organ with a stethoscope
A method of assessing the level of consciousness by determini…
Pressure of circulating blood against the walls of the arteries
Accessory Muscles
The secondary muscles of respiration. (Sternocleidomastoid, P…
Auscultate
To listen to sounds within an organ with a stethoscope
100 terms
Chapter 8 emt
When approaching a 32-year-old male wh…
When assessing the skin of an unconsci…
A low ETCO2 reading, as measured by ca…
Which of the following statements rega…
ensure that the patient can see you approaching him
cyanosis
there is an absence or decrease in the level of CO2 in the lu…
You may not have time to perform a secondary assessment if yo…
When approaching a 32-year-old male wh…
ensure that the patient can see you approaching him
When assessing the skin of an unconsci…
cyanosis
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