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26 terms
EMT - Chapter 2
airborne transmission
bloodborne pathogens
Centers for Disease Control and Preven…
communicable disease
The spread of an organism in aerosol form.
Pathogenic microorganisms that are present in human blood and…
The primary federal agency that conducts and supports public…
A disease that can be spread from one person or species to an…
airborne transmission
The spread of an organism in aerosol form.
bloodborne pathogens
Pathogenic microorganisms that are present in human blood and…
31 terms
EMT Vital Vocabulary - Chapter 2
acute stress reactions
airborne transmissions
bloodborne pathogens
Centers for Disease Control and Preven…
reactions to stress that occur during a stressful situation
the spread of an organism via droplets or dust.
pathogenic microorganisms that are present in human blood and…
primary federal agency that conducts and supports public heal…
acute stress reactions
reactions to stress that occur during a stressful situation
airborne transmissions
the spread of an organism via droplets or dust.
30 terms
EMT Chapter 2 Vocab
acute stress reactions
airborne transmission
bloodborne pathogens
Centers for Disease Control and Preven…
Reaction to stress that occurs during a stressful situation.
The spread of an organism in aerosol form.
Pathogenic microorganisms that are present in human blood and…
The primary federal agency that conducts and supports public…
acute stress reactions
Reaction to stress that occurs during a stressful situation.
airborne transmission
The spread of an organism in aerosol form.
35 terms
emt chapter 2
infectious disease
communicable disease
immunization, protective techniques, h…
-direct contact... -indirect contact... -air…
a medical condition caused by the growth and spread of small,…
can be spread from one person or species to another
Infection risk can be minimized by
Routes of transmission include
infectious disease
a medical condition caused by the growth and spread of small,…
communicable disease
can be spread from one person or species to another
30 terms
EMT Vocab Chapter 2
Acute Stress Reactions
Airborne Transmission
Bloodborne Pathogens
Center for Disease Control and Prevent…
Reactions to stress that occurs during a stressful situation.
The spread of an organism in aerosol form.
Pathogenic microorganisms that are present in human blood and…
The primary federal agency that conducts and supports public…
Acute Stress Reactions
Reactions to stress that occurs during a stressful situation.
Airborne Transmission
The spread of an organism in aerosol form.
17 terms
EMT Chapter 2
Infectious Disease
Communicable Disease
HIV
Transmission
medical condition caused by the growth and spread of small, h…
a disease that can be spread from one person to another
human immunodeficiency virus
the way infectious disease is spread
Infectious Disease
medical condition caused by the growth and spread of small, h…
Communicable Disease
a disease that can be spread from one person to another
19 terms
EMT Chapter 2
Eustress
Distress
Alarm reaction... Stage of Resistance... Exh…
Alarm reaction (1st stage of stress re…
positive form of stress that helps people work under pressure…
negative; can happen when the stress of a scene becomes overw…
the three stages of stress response
your sympathetic nervous system increases its activity in wha…
Eustress
positive form of stress that helps people work under pressure…
Distress
negative; can happen when the stress of a scene becomes overw…
20 terms
Chapter 2 - EMT Quiz
You are treating a patient with active…
A reactoin to death or dying where the…
A distraught husband awoke to find his…
You are doing CPR on a male patient in…
a. High efficiency particulate aspirator mask.
b. Denial.
a. Providing supportive care to the husband.
a. "Right now he is not breathing and his heart is not beatin…
You are treating a patient with active…
a. High efficiency particulate aspirator mask.
A reactoin to death or dying where the…
b. Denial.
21 terms
EMT Chapter 2 Vocabulary
Infection disease
Communicable disease
Infection
Pathogen
Medical condition caused by growth and spread of an organism…
Disease that can spread from one person or species to another
Contraction of a disease
Microorganism that is capable of causing disease in a suscept…
Infection disease
Medical condition caused by growth and spread of an organism…
Communicable disease
Disease that can spread from one person or species to another
9 terms
EMT Chapter 2 Vocabulary
Contamination
Critical Incident Stress Management (C…
Decontamination
Hazardous Material Incident
The introduction of dangerous chemicals, disease, or infectio…
A comprehensive system that includes education and resources…
The removal or cleansing of dangerous chemicals and other dan…
The release of a harmful substance into the environment.
Contamination
The introduction of dangerous chemicals, disease, or infectio…
Critical Incident Stress Management (C…
A comprehensive system that includes education and resources…
9 terms
EMT Vocab Chapter 2
Contamination
Pathogens
Multiple-casualty incident (MCI)
Standard Precautions
The introduction of dangerous chemicals, disease, or infectio…
The organisms that cause infection, such as viruses and bacte…
An emergency involving multiple patients
A strict form of infection control based on the assumption th…
Contamination
The introduction of dangerous chemicals, disease, or infectio…
Pathogens
The organisms that cause infection, such as viruses and bacte…
31 terms
EMT Chapter 2
The body's response to stress that beg…
Inflammation of the liver, usually cau…
The organism or individual that is att…
Causes acquired immunodeficiency syndr…
General adaption syndrome
hepatitis
host
human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)
The body's response to stress that beg…
General adaption syndrome
Inflammation of the liver, usually cau…
hepatitis
104 terms
EMT Chapter 2
A 15-year-old boy was killed when he w…
A 75-year-old male with a terminal ill…
A critical incident stress debriefing…
A positive TB skin test indicates that:
advise them that their son had severely disfiguring injuries…
retreat and notify law enforcement personnel.
72
you have been exposed to the disease..
A 15-year-old boy was killed when he w…
advise them that their son had severely disfiguring injuries…
A 75-year-old male with a terminal ill…
retreat and notify law enforcement personnel.
20 terms
EMT Chapter 2
After being dispatched on an emergency…
All info recorded on the PCR must be
You are transporting a 54-year-old mal…
A _________ receives messages and sign…
The general geographic location of the incedent
Considered confidential
Have the driver contact dispatch and relay the patient info t…
Repeater
After being dispatched on an emergency…
The general geographic location of the incedent
All info recorded on the PCR must be
Considered confidential
30 terms
EMT Vocab - Chapter 2
Acute Stress Reactions
Airborne Transmission
Bloodborne Pathogens
Center for Disease Control and Prevent…
Reaction to stress that occurs during a stressful situation.
The spread of an organism in aerosol form.
Pathogenic microorganisms that are present in human blood and…
The primary federal agency the conducts and supports public h…
Acute Stress Reactions
Reaction to stress that occurs during a stressful situation.
Airborne Transmission
The spread of an organism in aerosol form.
74 terms
Chapter 2 EMT
1. While providing care to a patient,…
2. Vector-borne transmission of an inf…
3. The simplest yet most effective met…
4. If you use a waterless handwashing…
B
A
C
A
1. While providing care to a patient,…
B
2. Vector-borne transmission of an inf…
A
55 terms
EMT-B Chapter 2
Acute stress reactions
Airborne transmission
Bloodborne pathogens
Centers for Disease Control and Preven…
Reaction to stress that occurs during a stressful situation
The spread of an organism in aerosol form
Pathogenic microorganisms that are present in human blood and…
Primary federal agency that conducts and supports public heal…
Acute stress reactions
Reaction to stress that occurs during a stressful situation
Airborne transmission
The spread of an organism in aerosol form
30 terms
EMT Chapter 2
Acute stress reaction
Airborne transmission
Blood borne Pathogens
CDC
Reaction to stress that occurs during a stressful situation
The spread of an organism in aerosol form
Pathogenic microorganisms that are present in human blood and…
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention... The primary federa…
Acute stress reaction
Reaction to stress that occurs during a stressful situation
Airborne transmission
The spread of an organism in aerosol form
23 terms
EMT Chapter 2
Five Emotional Stages
Acute Stress Reaction
Delayed Stress Reaction
Cumulative Stress Reaction
Denial, Anger, Bargaining, Depression, Acceptance
Results from a high stress situation, Immediately following a…
Occurs from exposure to high stress situation that develops o…
Constant exposure to stress built over time
Five Emotional Stages
Denial, Anger, Bargaining, Depression, Acceptance
Acute Stress Reaction
Results from a high stress situation, Immediately following a…
74 terms
EMT Chapter 2
A 15-year-old boy was killed when he w…
A 75-year-old male with a terminal ill…
A critical incident stress debriefing…
A positive TB skin test indicates that:
advise them that their son had severely disfiguring injuries…
retreat and notify law enforcement personnel.
72
you have been exposed to the disease..
A 15-year-old boy was killed when he w…
advise them that their son had severely disfiguring injuries…
A 75-year-old male with a terminal ill…
retreat and notify law enforcement personnel.
67 terms
Chapter 2 (EMT)
You are approaching the scene of a mot…
Pathogen
What is a common term used to describe…
What would be the primary reason for a…
Ensure scene safety
An organism that causes infection and disease
Personal Protective Equipment
To prevent spreading infection to the next patient
You are approaching the scene of a mot…
Ensure scene safety
Pathogen
An organism that causes infection and disease
14 terms
EMT (Chapter 2)
Emergency Care Services
Laboratories
Genetic Counseling Centers
Rehabilitation Facilities
provide special care for victims of accidents or sudden illness
performs tests such as blood and urine tests
work with couples or individuals who are pregnant or are cons…
provide care to help patients with physical or mental disabil…
Emergency Care Services
provide special care for victims of accidents or sudden illness
Laboratories
performs tests such as blood and urine tests
52 terms
Chapter 2 EMT
Critical incident stress management (C…
A 75-year-old male with a terminal ill…
What type of stress reaction occurs wh…
The BEST way to reduce your risk of co…
when patients are actively being assessed or treated.
retreat and notify law enforcement personnel
cumulative stress reaction
activate your department's infection control plan as soon as…
Critical incident stress management (C…
when patients are actively being assessed or treated.
A 75-year-old male with a terminal ill…
retreat and notify law enforcement personnel
74 terms
EMT Chapter 2
A 15-year-old boy was killed when he w…
A 75-year-old male with a terminal ill…
A critical incident stress debriefing…
A positive TB skin test indicates that:
advise them that their son had severely disfiguring injuries…
retreat and notify law enforcement personnel.
72
you have been exposed to the disease..
A 15-year-old boy was killed when he w…
advise them that their son had severely disfiguring injuries…
A 75-year-old male with a terminal ill…
retreat and notify law enforcement personnel.
29 terms
EMT Chapter 2
Acute Stress Reactions
Airborne Transmission
Bloodborne Pathogens
Centers for Disease Control and Preven…
Reactions to stress that occur during a stressful situation
The spread of an organism via droplets or dust
Pathogenic microorganisms that are present in human blood and…
The primary federal agency that conducts and supports public…
Acute Stress Reactions
Reactions to stress that occur during a stressful situation
Airborne Transmission
The spread of an organism via droplets or dust
74 terms
EMT Chapter 2
A 15-year-old boy was killed when he w…
A 75-year-old male with a terminal ill…
A critical incident stress debriefing…
A positive TB skin test indicates that:
advise them that their son had severely disfiguring injuries…
retreat and notify law enforcement personnel.
72
you have been exposed to the disease..
A 15-year-old boy was killed when he w…
advise them that their son had severely disfiguring injuries…
A 75-year-old male with a terminal ill…
retreat and notify law enforcement personnel.
9 terms
EMT vocab- Chapter 2
Pathogens
Standard Precautions
Personal Protective Equipment (PPE/BSI)
Contamination
The organism that causes infection, such as viruses and bacte…
A strict form of infection control that is based on the assum…
Equipment that protects the EMS worker from infection and/or…
The introduction of dangerous chemicals, disease, or infectio…
Pathogens
The organism that causes infection, such as viruses and bacte…
Standard Precautions
A strict form of infection control that is based on the assum…
93 terms
EMT Chapter 2
Acute Stress Reactions
Airborne Transmission
Blood-borne Pathogens
Centers of Disease Control and Prevent…
Reaction to stress that occurs during a stressful situation.
The spread of an organism in aerosol form. Spread by air.
Pathogenic microorganisms that are present in human blood and…
The primary federal agency that conducts and supports public…
Acute Stress Reactions
Reaction to stress that occurs during a stressful situation.
Airborne Transmission
The spread of an organism in aerosol form. Spread by air.
Chapter 2 EMT
Scope of Practice
Protocols
Off-Line Medical Direction
On- line Medical Direction
Rules and regulations, laws that designate how you legally fu…
Written guidelines or instructions describing assessment and…
Written physician orders directing care and assessment based…
Physician orders received specific to an active patient's sig…
Scope of Practice
Rules and regulations, laws that designate how you legally fu…
Protocols
Written guidelines or instructions describing assessment and…
59 terms
EMT: Chapter 2
A disease that can be spread from one…
A microorganism that is capable of cau…
The presence of infectious organisms o…
The spread of an organism in aerosol f…
Communicable disease
Pathogen
Contamination
Airborne transmission
A disease that can be spread from one…
Communicable disease
A microorganism that is capable of cau…
Pathogen
EMT chapter 2 vocabulary
contamination
critical incident stress management (C…
decontamination
hazardous material incident
the introduction of dangerous chemicals, disease, or infectio…
a comprehensive system that includes education and resources…
the removal or cleansing of dangerous chemicals and other dan…
the release of a harmful substance into the environment
contamination
the introduction of dangerous chemicals, disease, or infectio…
critical incident stress management (C…
a comprehensive system that includes education and resources…
28 terms
Emt Chapter 2
What is an MCI ?
What is Protozoa & Its Symptoms?
What is the West Nile Virus?
Acute Stress Reaction Symptoms
Multiple Casualty Incident
single-celled organisms that are typically found in soil, abl…
Transmitted through mosquitoes. 80% of victims have no sympto…
Immediately or short after the incident. May involve cognitiv…
What is an MCI ?
Multiple Casualty Incident
What is Protozoa & Its Symptoms?
single-celled organisms that are typically found in soil, abl…
53 terms
AAOS EMT Chapter 1 &Chapter 2
advanced EMT (AEMT)
advanced life support (ALS)
American with Disabilities Act (ADA)
automated external defibrillator (AED)
An individual who has training in specific aspects of advance…
Advanced lifesaving procedures.
Comprehensive legislation that is designed to protect individ…
A device that detects treatable life-threatening cardiac arrh…
advanced EMT (AEMT)
An individual who has training in specific aspects of advance…
advanced life support (ALS)
Advanced lifesaving procedures.
23 terms
EMT Chapter 2
Contamination
Critical Incident Stress Management (C…
Decontamination
Hazardous Material Incident
p. 25 - The introduction of dangerous chemicals, disease, or…
p. 39 - A comprehensive system that includes education and re…
p. 42 - The removal or cleansing of dangerous chemicals and o…
p. 41 - The release of a harmful substance into the environment
Contamination
p. 25 - The introduction of dangerous chemicals, disease, or…
Critical Incident Stress Management (C…
p. 39 - A comprehensive system that includes education and re…
40 terms
EMT Chapter 2
Infectious Disease
Communicable Disease
Infection
HIV
A medical condition caused by the growth and spread of small,…
A disease that can be spread from one person or species to an…
the abnormal invasion of a hose or host tissues by organisms…
Human Immunodeficiency Virus: Causes Acquired Immunodeficienc…
Infectious Disease
A medical condition caused by the growth and spread of small,…
Communicable Disease
A disease that can be spread from one person or species to an…
53 terms
EMT Chapter 2 (The Well-Being of the EMT)
What are 6 ways to maintain well-being?
What is Body Substance Isolation (BSI)?
What are pathogens?
What are bloodborn pathogens?
1. maintaining personal relationships... 2. sleeping habits... 3. e…
equipment/policies that protect us from becoming infected by…
an organism that causes infection (virus or bacteria)
pathogens carried through blood or body fluids
What are 6 ways to maintain well-being?
1. maintaining personal relationships... 2. sleeping habits... 3. e…
What is Body Substance Isolation (BSI)?
equipment/policies that protect us from becoming infected by…
11 terms
EMT CHAPTER 2
Burnout
Cleaning
Critical Incident
Critical Incident Stress Debriefing (C…
A condition resulting from chronic job stress, characterized…
The process of washing a soiled object with soap and water.
Any situation that causes unusually strong emotions that inte…
A session usually held within 24-72 hours of a critical incid…
Burnout
A condition resulting from chronic job stress, characterized…
Cleaning
The process of washing a soiled object with soap and water.
74 terms
EMT Chapter 2
A 15-year-old boy was killed when he w…
A 75-year-old male with a terminal ill…
A critical incident stress debriefing…
A positive TB skin test indicates that:
advise them that their son had severely disfiguring injuries…
retreat and notify law enforcement personnel.
72
you have been exposed to the disease..
A 15-year-old boy was killed when he w…
advise them that their son had severely disfiguring injuries…
A 75-year-old male with a terminal ill…
retreat and notify law enforcement personnel.
12 terms
EMT Chapter 2
Contamination
Critical Incident Stress Management (C…
Decontamination
Hazardous Material Incident
introduction of dangerous chemicals disease or infectious mat…
comprehensive system that includes education and resources to…
removal or cleaning of dangerous chemicals and other dangerou…
the release of harmful substance into the environment
Contamination
introduction of dangerous chemicals disease or infectious mat…
Critical Incident Stress Management (C…
comprehensive system that includes education and resources to…
74 terms
EMT Chapter 2
A 15-year-old boy was killed when he w…
A 75-year-old male with a terminal ill…
A critical incident stress debriefing…
A positive TB skin test indicates that:
advise them that their son had severely disfiguring injuries…
retreat and notify law enforcement personnel.
72
you have been exposed to the disease..
A 15-year-old boy was killed when he w…
advise them that their son had severely disfiguring injuries…
A 75-year-old male with a terminal ill…
retreat and notify law enforcement personnel.
132 terms
EMT Chapter 2
a critical incident stress debriefing…
a 15 year old boy was killed when he w…
which of the following statements rega…
which of the following signs would ind…
72
advise them that their son had severely disfiguring injuries…
OSHA requires that your employer offer you the vaccine free o…
isolation from the rest of the crew
a critical incident stress debriefing…
72
a 15 year old boy was killed when he w…
advise them that their son had severely disfiguring injuries…
30 terms
EMT Chapter 2 Vocab
Acute Stress Reactions
Airborne Transmission
Bloodborne Pathogens
Centers for Disease Control and Preven…
Reaction to stress that occurs during a stressful situation
The spread of an organism in aerosol form
Pathogenic microorganisms that are present in human blood and…
The primary federal agency that conducts and supports public…
Acute Stress Reactions
Reaction to stress that occurs during a stressful situation
Airborne Transmission
The spread of an organism in aerosol form
29 terms
chapter 2 EMT
Acute stress reactions
Airborne transmission
Bloodborne Pathogens
Centers for Disease Control and Preven…
Reactions to stress that occurs during a stressful situation.
The spread of an organism in aerosol form.
Pathogenic microorganisms that are present in human blood and…
The primary federal agency that conducts and supports public…
Acute stress reactions
Reactions to stress that occurs during a stressful situation.
Airborne transmission
The spread of an organism in aerosol form.
Chapter 2 EMT Vocab
Contamination
Critical Incident Stress Management
Decontamination
Multiple-Causality Incident
The introduction of dangerous chemicals, diseases, or infecti…
A system that includes education and resources to prevent and…
The removal of dangerous chemicals or other dangerous or infe…
Emergency involving multiple patients.
Contamination
The introduction of dangerous chemicals, diseases, or infecti…
Critical Incident Stress Management
A system that includes education and resources to prevent and…
129 terms
EMT-B Chapter 2 - Workforce Safety and Wellness
Examples include gloves, gowns, and fa…
The process of alarm, reaction, and re…
Regulatory compliance agency
Concealment for protection
PPE
general adaptation syndrome
OSHA
cover
Examples include gloves, gowns, and fa…
PPE
The process of alarm, reaction, and re…
general adaptation syndrome
31 terms
AAOS EMT 11e Chapter 2 - Workforce Safety
acute stress reactions
airborne transmission
bloodborne pathogens
Centers for Disease Control and Preven…
Reaction to stress that occurs during a stressful situation.
The spread of an organism in aerosol form.
Pathogenic microorganisms that are present in human blood and…
The primary federal agency that conducts and supports public…
acute stress reactions
Reaction to stress that occurs during a stressful situation.
airborne transmission
The spread of an organism in aerosol form.
37 terms
EMT Chapter 2 Vocab
Acute Stress Reactions
Airborne Transmission
Bloodborne Pathogens
H.I.V.
Reaction to stress that occurs during a stressful situation
The spread of an organism in aerosol form
Pathogenic microorganisms that are present in human blood & c…
Human Immunodeficiency Virus
Acute Stress Reactions
Reaction to stress that occurs during a stressful situation
Airborne Transmission
The spread of an organism in aerosol form
67 terms
Chapter 2 (EMT)
You are approaching the scene of a mot…
Pathogen
What is a common term used to describe…
What would be the primary reason for a…
Ensure scene safety
An organism that causes infection and disease
Personal Protective Equipment
To prevent spreading infection to the next patient
You are approaching the scene of a mot…
Ensure scene safety
Pathogen
An organism that causes infection and disease
30 terms
EMT - Chapter 2
acute stress reactions
airborne transmission
bloodborne pathogens
Centers for Disease Control and Preven…
Reaction to stress that occurs during a stressful situation.
The spread of an organism in aerosol form.
Pathogenic microorganisms that are present in human blood and…
The primary federal agency that conducts and supports public…
acute stress reactions
Reaction to stress that occurs during a stressful situation.
airborne transmission
The spread of an organism in aerosol form.
67 terms
Chapter 2 (EMT)
You are approaching the scene of a mot…
Pathogen
What is a common term used to describe…
What would be the primary reason for a…
Ensure scene safety
An organism that causes infection and disease
Personal Protective Equipment
To prevent spreading infection to the next patient
You are approaching the scene of a mot…
Ensure scene safety
Pathogen
An organism that causes infection and disease
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