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Paramedic Airway Chapter 2
What two bones make up the medial wall…
What are the three bony shelves inside…
Where is the vestibule in the mouth?
What are the hardest structures in the…
The medial wall, known as the septum is made up of the vomer…
Turbinates
It is the space between the teeth, cheeks, and lips.
The teeth
What two bones make up the medial wall…
The medial wall, known as the septum is made up of the vomer…
What are the three bony shelves inside…
Turbinates
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Paramedic Pharm Chapter 2
Pharmacokinetics
Pharmacokinetics
Mechanism of Action (MOA)
Active Transport
The study of how medications enter the body, reach their site…
determines the duration and intensity of the medication's eff…
The process in which the medications reach their targeted tis…
A mechanism of transport that requires the use of energy (ATP…
Pharmacokinetics
The study of how medications enter the body, reach their site…
Pharmacokinetics
determines the duration and intensity of the medication's eff…
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Book 1 Chapter 2 Paramedic
Bystander
Basic Life Support (BLS)
Advanced Life Support (ALS)
Tiered Response
A family member, friend, or stranger to the patient who is pr…
Basic lifesaving procedures such as artificial ventilation an…
Advanced lifesaving procedures such as intravenous therapy, d…
Multiple levels of emergency care personnel responding to the…
Bystander
A family member, friend, or stranger to the patient who is pr…
Basic Life Support (BLS)
Basic lifesaving procedures such as artificial ventilation an…
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Paramedic chapter 2
The National Emergency Medical Service…
Which of the following is part of the…
Successfully completing a course follo…
EMS providers are the medical​ directo…
National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians
The chain of survival
Initial education
Medical oversight
The National Emergency Medical Service…
National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians
Which of the following is part of the…
The chain of survival
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Aehlert Paramedic Chapter 2
Advanced emergency medical technician…
Attributes
Certification
Communication
An EMS professional who provides basic and limited advanced s…
Qualities or characteristics of a person.
An external verification of the competencies that an individu…
The exchange of thoughts, messages, and information.
Advanced emergency medical technician…
An EMS professional who provides basic and limited advanced s…
Attributes
Qualities or characteristics of a person.
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Paramedic Pharmacology Chapter 2
What are pharmacokinetics?
What is the biochemical events that ul…
What are pharmacodynamics?
What are the four processes that effec…
The study of how medications enter the body, reach their site…
Mechanism of Action
The mechanism by which medications produce biochemical or phy…
Absorption, Distribution, Biotransformation, and elimination
What are pharmacokinetics?
The study of how medications enter the body, reach their site…
What is the biochemical events that ul…
Mechanism of Action
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Paramedic A&P Chapter 2
Describe the anatomical position.
Describe the Supine position.
Describe the Prone position.
Describe the Trendelenburg postion.
Person standing erect, face forward, with feet parallel and a…
Supine is when a patient is flying face upward on the their b…
Prone is when a patient is lying flat face down.
This is when the head of the bed is lower than that of the pa…
Describe the anatomical position.
Person standing erect, face forward, with feet parallel and a…
Describe the Supine position.
Supine is when a patient is flying face upward on the their b…
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Chapter 2: Paramedic Roles and Responsibilities
1. The EMS system is best defined as:…
3. Developing clinical practice standa…
4. A network of services coordinated t…
5. During which time period did the pr…
b
c
b
d
1. The EMS system is best defined as:…
b
3. Developing clinical practice standa…
c
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Ch 2 Paramedic Review
You arrive at the scene of an injured…
Upon receiving a call for a "person do…
By using the mechanisms of ___________…
When caring for a confused elderly pat…
retreat from the scene to a safe area and immediately notify…
request initial response by law enforcement personnel
projection, displacement
explain what he or she is doing at all times
You arrive at the scene of an injured…
retreat from the scene to a safe area and immediately notify…
Upon receiving a call for a "person do…
request initial response by law enforcement personnel
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Aehlert Paramedic Quiz Chapter 2
1. What was created when the U.S. Cong…
2. To candidly assess and know your pe…
3. Which attribute does the paramedic…
4. Doing the right thing even when no…
B.
A.
A.
B.
1. What was created when the U.S. Cong…
B.
2. To candidly assess and know your pe…
A.
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Paramedic Practice Today - Chapter 2
A network of resources that provides e…
What year was Accidental Death and Dis…
Evidence that is derived from case stu…
Evidence that comes from literature re…
EMS System
1966
Class III Evidence
Class II Evidence
A network of resources that provides e…
EMS System
What year was Accidental Death and Dis…
1966
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Chapter 2: Paramedic Roles and Responsibilities
1. The EMS system is best defined as:…
3. Developing clinical practice standa…
4. A network of services coordinated t…
5. During which time period did the pr…
b
c
b
d
1. The EMS system is best defined as:…
b
3. Developing clinical practice standa…
c
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Paramedic Care Volume 1 Chapter 2 The Well Being of the Paramedic
isometric exercise
isotonic exercise
infectious disease
pathogens
active exercise performed against stable resistance, where mu…
active exercise during which muscles are worked through their…
any disease caused by the growth of pathogenic microorganisms…
microorganisms capable of producing disease, such as bacteria…
isometric exercise
active exercise performed against stable resistance, where mu…
isotonic exercise
active exercise during which muscles are worked through their…
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paramedic practice chapter 2 (questions)
1. The EMS system is best defined as:…
3. Developing clinical practice standa…
4. A network of services coordinated t…
5. During which time period did the pr…
b
c
b
d
1. The EMS system is best defined as:…
b
3. Developing clinical practice standa…
c
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Pharmacology Applications Paramedic - Chapter 2
dexamethasone sodium phosphate
diazepam
flumazenil
hydrocortisone sodium succinate
Generic Name - dexamethasone sodium phosphate, dexamethasone…
...
...
...... 1. Generic Name - hydrocortisone sodium succinate... ... 2.…
dexamethasone sodium phosphate
Generic Name - dexamethasone sodium phosphate, dexamethasone…
diazepam
...
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Chapter 2: Paramedic Roles & Responsibilities
EMS System
Professional
Accidental Death and Disability: The N…
Highway Safety Act of 1966
A network of resources that provides emergency care and trans…
A person who has special knowledge and skills. (Pg. 22)
Report is commonly referred to as the "white Paper". Reported…
Created the US Department of Transportation and the National…
EMS System
A network of resources that provides emergency care and trans…
Professional
A person who has special knowledge and skills. (Pg. 22)
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Essentials of Paramedic Care Chapter 2
Liability
Constitutional Law
Common Law/ Case Law/Judge-Made Law
Legislative law/Statutory law
Legal responsibility
Law based on the Canadian Constitution
Law derived from societies acceptance over time of COMMON cus…
Law created by law making bodies like federal or provincial a…
Liability
Legal responsibility
Constitutional Law
Law based on the Canadian Constitution
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chapter 2 Paramedic roles and responsibilities
attributes
certification
communication
continuing education
qualities or characteristics of a person
an external verification of the competencies that an individu…
the exchage of thoughts, messages, and information
lifelong learning
attributes
qualities or characteristics of a person
certification
an external verification of the competencies that an individu…
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Paramedic Vocab -- Volume 1, Chapter 2
accreditation
Advanced Life Support (ALS)
Basic Life Support (BLS)
bysteander
a system ensuring that education programs for paramedic and o…
advanced lifesaving procedures such as intravenous therapy, d…
basic lifesaving procedures such as artificial ventilation an…
a family member, friend, or stranger to the patient who is pr…
accreditation
a system ensuring that education programs for paramedic and o…
Advanced Life Support (ALS)
advanced lifesaving procedures such as intravenous therapy, d…
16 terms
Paramedic Care Volume 1 Chapter 2 The Well Being of the Paramedic
isometric exercise
isotonic exercise
infectious disease
pathogens
active exercise performed against stable resistance, where mu…
active exercise during which muscles are worked through their…
any disease caused by the growth of pathogenic microorganisms…
microorganisms capable of producing disease, such as bacteria…
isometric exercise
active exercise performed against stable resistance, where mu…
isotonic exercise
active exercise during which muscles are worked through their…
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Paramedic textbook: Chapter 2; Well- being of the Paramedic
Adaptation
Addiction
Adrenaline
Anxiety
A cellular response to stress of any kind to escape and prote…
A compulsive, uncontrollable dependence on a substance, habit…
An endogenous adrenal hormone that helps prepare the body for…
A state or feeling of apprehension, uneasiness, agitation, un…
Adaptation
A cellular response to stress of any kind to escape and prote…
Addiction
A compulsive, uncontrollable dependence on a substance, habit…
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Volume 1 Chapter 2 Paramedic Care
What is a tiered response? What is the…
When were the earliest found medical r…
What is the Book of Wounds?
What does the Code of Hammurabi have t…
A tiered response is referring to that of an organization(s)…
The earliest created medical records were made 4 - 5 thousand…
A book part of a papyrus scroll from 1500 B.C. that told abou…
The code of hammurabi has a whole entire section dedicated to…
What is a tiered response? What is the…
A tiered response is referring to that of an organization(s)…
When were the earliest found medical r…
The earliest created medical records were made 4 - 5 thousand…
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volume 1 chapter 2 Paramedic Care
accreditation
Advanced Life Support (ALS)
Basic Life Support (BLS)
Bystander
a system ensuring that education programs for paramedics and…
advanced lifesaving procedures such as intravenous therapy, d…
Basic lifesaving procedures such as artificial ventilation an…
a family member, friend, or stranger to the patient who is pr…
accreditation
a system ensuring that education programs for paramedics and…
Advanced Life Support (ALS)
advanced lifesaving procedures such as intravenous therapy, d…
48 terms
Ch 2 Paramedic Review
You arrive at the scene of an injured…
Upon receiving a call for a "person do…
By using the mechanisms of ___________…
When caring for a confused elderly pat…
retreat from the scene to a safe area and immediately notify…
request initial response by law enforcement personnel
projection, displacement
explain what he or she is doing at all times
You arrive at the scene of an injured…
retreat from the scene to a safe area and immediately notify…
Upon receiving a call for a "person do…
request initial response by law enforcement personnel
108 terms
Paramedic Care Volume 3 Chapter 2 Cardiology
cardiovascular disease (CVD)
coronary heart disease (CHD)
anastomosis
Poiseuille's law
disease affecting the heart, peripheral blood vessels, or both
a type of CVD; the single largest killer of Americans
communication between two or more vessels
a law of physiology stating that blood flow through a vessel…
cardiovascular disease (CVD)
disease affecting the heart, peripheral blood vessels, or both
coronary heart disease (CHD)
a type of CVD; the single largest killer of Americans
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Paramedic Practice Today: Chapter 2
Advanced emergency medical technician…
Attributes
Certification
Communication
An EMS professional who provides basic and limited advanced s…
Qualities or characteristics of a person
An external verification of the competencies that an individu…
The exchange of thoughts, messages, and information
Advanced emergency medical technician…
An EMS professional who provides basic and limited advanced s…
Attributes
Qualities or characteristics of a person
108 terms
Paramedic Care Volume 3 Chapter 2 Cardiology
cardiovascular disease (CVD)
coronary heart disease (CHD)
anastomosis
Poiseuille's law
disease affecting the heart, peripheral blood vessels, or both
a type of CVD; the single largest killer of Americans
communication between two or more vessels
a law of physiology stating that blood flow through a vessel…
cardiovascular disease (CVD)
disease affecting the heart, peripheral blood vessels, or both
coronary heart disease (CHD)
a type of CVD; the single largest killer of Americans
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Paramedic Practice Today - volume 1/chapter 2
Advanced Emergency Medical Technician…
Attributes
Certification
Communication
an EMS professional who provides basic and limited advanced s…
qualities or characteristics of a person
an external verification of the competencies that an individu…
the exchange of thoughts, messages, and information
Advanced Emergency Medical Technician…
an EMS professional who provides basic and limited advanced s…
Attributes
qualities or characteristics of a person
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Chapter 2 well-being of a paramedic
Adaptation
Addiction
Adrenaline
Anxiety
a cellular response to stress so any kind to escape and prote…
a compulsive uncontrollable dependence on a substance habit o…
an endogenous adrenal hormone that helps prepare the body for…
a state or feeling of apprehension uneasiness agitation uncer…
Adaptation
a cellular response to stress so any kind to escape and prote…
Addiction
a compulsive uncontrollable dependence on a substance habit o…
53 terms
Chapter 2: Paramedic Roles and Responsibilities
1. The EMS system is best defined as:…
3. Developing clinical practice standa…
4. A network of services coordinated t…
5. During which time period did the pr…
b
c
b
d
1. The EMS system is best defined as:…
b
3. Developing clinical practice standa…
c
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Paramedic care principles and practice Chapter 2
Basic lifesaving procedures such as ar…
Advanced lifesaving procedures such as…
multiple levels of emergency care pers…
A family member, friend, stranger to t…
Basic life support (BLS)
Advanced life support (ALS)
Tiered response
bystandard
Basic lifesaving procedures such as ar…
Basic life support (BLS)
Advanced lifesaving procedures such as…
Advanced life support (ALS)
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Paramedic Review -- Volume 1, Chapter 2
True
About 5,000 years ago
All of the above
Dispatcher, ALS provider or BLS provid…
An Emergency Medical Services system is a network of personne…
The date of the earliest recorded medical care procedure is..…
In a well-developed EMS system, trained first responders are…
In a non-tiered EMS system, in which order do care providers…
True
An Emergency Medical Services system is a network of personne…
About 5,000 years ago
The date of the earliest recorded medical care procedure is..…
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Paramedic Care - Volume 6, Chapter 2 Key Terms (Obstetrics)
abortion
afterbirth
amniotic fluid
amniotic sac
Termination of pregnancy before the 20th week of gestation. T…
The placenta and accompanying membranes that are expelled fro…
Clear, watery fluid that surrounds and protects the developin…
The membranes that surround and protect the developing fetus…
abortion
Termination of pregnancy before the 20th week of gestation. T…
afterbirth
The placenta and accompanying membranes that are expelled fro…
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AAOS - Chapter 2: The Well Being of the Paramedic.
Wellness
Circadian Rhythm
Fight or Flight
Stress
Baseline state of adjustment to rigors (stress) in life. 3 Di…
Body's natural timing rhythm. Contained by areas in the brain…
Overwhelming stress causes a physiological response which sti…
Non-specific response of the body to any demand made upon it.
Wellness
Baseline state of adjustment to rigors (stress) in life. 3 Di…
Circadian Rhythm
Body's natural timing rhythm. Contained by areas in the brain…
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Paramedic Chapter 15 terms
3-3-2 rule
abdominal thrust maneuver
accessory muscles
acetylcholine (ACh)
A method used to predict difficult intubation.... A mouth openin…
Abdominal thrusts performed to relieve a foreign body airway…
The muscles not normally used during normal breathing; includ…
Neurotransmitter of parasympathetic nervous system.
3-3-2 rule
A method used to predict difficult intubation.... A mouth openin…
abdominal thrust maneuver
Abdominal thrusts performed to relieve a foreign body airway…
24 terms
Paramedic Care Volume 5 - Chapter 2
Acceleration
Axial Loading
Blast Wind
Crumple Zone
the rate at which speed or velocity increases
application of the forces of trauma along the axis of the spi…
the air movement caused as the heated and pressurized product…
the region of a vehicle designed to absorb the energy of impact
Acceleration
the rate at which speed or velocity increases
Axial Loading
application of the forces of trauma along the axis of the spi…
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Paramedic Care - Volume 5, Chapter 2 Key Terms (Blunt Trauma)
acceleration
axial loading
blast wind
crumple zone
The rate at which speed or velocity increases. pg. 19
Application of the forces of trauma along the axis of the spi…
The air movement caused as the heated and pressurized product…
The region of a vehicle designed to absorb the energy of impa…
acceleration
The rate at which speed or velocity increases. pg. 19
axial loading
Application of the forces of trauma along the axis of the spi…
25 terms
Aehlert Paramedic Quiz Chapter 2
1. What was created when the U.S. Cong…
2. To candidly assess and know your pe…
3. Which attribute does the paramedic…
4. Doing the right thing even when no…
B.
A.
A.
B.
1. What was created when the U.S. Cong…
B.
2. To candidly assess and know your pe…
A.
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Paramedic Chapter 14
Synthesizing information about a patie…
Protocols, or standing orders, specify…
If a patient's clinical presentation i…
Which of the following scenarios is th…
assessing each condition's potential for having a life-threat…
define what the paramedic can or cannot do without direct med…
determine what is in the patient's best interest.
Controlling severe bleeding from an open wound, establishing…
Synthesizing information about a patie…
assessing each condition's potential for having a life-threat…
Protocols, or standing orders, specify…
define what the paramedic can or cannot do without direct med…
75 terms
Paramedic Chapter 12
If a particular treatment is in an "in…
A drug that is contraindicated for pre…
The amount of medication, expressed in…
Activated charcoal is contraindicated…
there is not enough scientific evidence to make a recommendat…
X
concentration.
who ingested a corrosive substance.
If a particular treatment is in an "in…
there is not enough scientific evidence to make a recommendat…
A drug that is contraindicated for pre…
X
108 terms
Paramedic Care Volume 3 Chapter 2 Cardiology
cardiovascular disease (CVD)
coronary heart disease (CHD)
anastomosis
Poiseuille's law
disease affecting the heart, peripheral blood vessels, or both
a type of CVD; the single largest killer of Americans
communication between two or more vessels
a law of physiology stating that blood flow through a vessel…
cardiovascular disease (CVD)
disease affecting the heart, peripheral blood vessels, or both
coronary heart disease (CHD)
a type of CVD; the single largest killer of Americans
40 terms
Paramedic Care - Volume 1, Chapter 2 Key Terms (EMS Systems)
accreditation
advanced life support (ALS)
basic life support (BLS)
bystander
A process that ensures that all paramedic education programs…
Life-support activites that go beyond basic procedures to inc…
Noninvasive emergency lifesaving care that is used to treat m…
A family member, friend, or a stranger to the patient who is…
accreditation
A process that ensures that all paramedic education programs…
advanced life support (ALS)
Life-support activites that go beyond basic procedures to inc…
40 terms
Paramedic Care Principals and Practice Volume 1 Chapter 2
Bystander
Basic Life Support
Advanced Life Support
Tiered response
A family member, friend, or stranger that initiates contact w…
Provides care, usually non-invasive, that will stabilize a pa…
Comprehensive care to stabilize and treat a patient
an EMS system in which a greater number of BLS units distribu…
Bystander
A family member, friend, or stranger that initiates contact w…
Basic Life Support
Provides care, usually non-invasive, that will stabilize a pa…
15 terms
Paramedic Care - Volume 6, Chapter 2 Key Terms (Obstetrics)
abortion
afterbirth
amniotic fluid
amniotic sac
Termination of pregnancy before the 20th week of gestation. T…
The placenta and accompanying membranes that are expelled fro…
Clear, watery fluid that surrounds and protects the developin…
The membranes that surround and protect the developing fetus…
abortion
Termination of pregnancy before the 20th week of gestation. T…
afterbirth
The placenta and accompanying membranes that are expelled fro…
17 terms
Paramedic Ch 2 Workforce Safety and Wellness
reaction to stress that occurs during…
the spread of a micro organism in aero…
a fear reaction in which a persons jud…
pathogenic microorganisms that are pre…
acute stress reaction
airborn transmission
blind panic
blood born pathogen
reaction to stress that occurs during…
acute stress reaction
the spread of a micro organism in aero…
airborn transmission
231 terms
Paramedic Care Volume 2 Chapter 5 part 1&2
Compressions, airway, and breathing.
Ethmoid, frontal, maxillary, and sphen…
Superior, middle, and inferior nasal c…
The tongue.
The recommended sequence needed when a patient is in cardiac…
The four pairs of sinuses:
Shelflike structures parallel to the nasal floor that serve a…
The most common airway obstruction:
Compressions, airway, and breathing.
The recommended sequence needed when a patient is in cardiac…
Ethmoid, frontal, maxillary, and sphen…
The four pairs of sinuses:
75 terms
Paramedic Chapter 12 2
If a particular treatment is in an "in…
A drug that is contraindicated for pre…
The amount of medication, expressed in…
Activated charcoal is contraindicated…
there is not enough scientific evidence to make a recommendat…
X
concentration.
who ingested a corrosive substance.
If a particular treatment is in an "in…
there is not enough scientific evidence to make a recommendat…
A drug that is contraindicated for pre…
X
31 terms
Paramedic Care Volume 2 Chapter 5 part 3
Yankauer
Oropharyngeal airway
Esophageal Oburator airway
Esophageal Gastric Tube Airway
Another name for tonsil suction is?
A curved device inserted through the patient's mouth into the…
a hollow, closed ended tube with air holes at the level of th…
Esophageal airway that permits suctioning of the stomach
Yankauer
Another name for tonsil suction is?
Oropharyngeal airway
A curved device inserted through the patient's mouth into the…
21 terms
Paramedic Chapter 3
evaluation
Haddon matrix
Health Insurance Portability and Accou…
implementation plan
collection of the methods, skills and activities necessary to…
a framework developed by William Haddon, Jr., MD, as a method…
the first national standards established to protect the confi…
a strategy for carrying out an intervention; includes goals,…
evaluation
collection of the methods, skills and activities necessary to…
Haddon matrix
a framework developed by William Haddon, Jr., MD, as a method…
48 terms
Paramedic Volume 1 - Chapter 2: EMS Systems Vocabulary Terms
Accreditation
Advanced Life Support (ALS)
Basic Life Support (BLS)
Bystander
A system ensuring that education programs for paramedics and…
Advanced lifesaving procedures such as intravenous therapy, d…
Basic lifesaving procedures such as artificial ventilation an…
A family member, friend, or stranger to the patient who is pr…
Accreditation
A system ensuring that education programs for paramedics and…
Advanced Life Support (ALS)
Advanced lifesaving procedures such as intravenous therapy, d…
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