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1,491 terms
Paramedic
All of the following processes take pl…
Cervical spondylosis is a degenerative…
Common causes of bradycardia include?
Many veteran EMS providers have embrac…
Fertilization
narrowing of the spinal canal and pressure on the spinal cord
Beta blocker use
witnessing too many episodes of needless suffering
All of the following processes take pl…
Fertilization
Cervical spondylosis is a degenerative…
narrowing of the spinal canal and pressure on the spinal cord
35 terms
Paramedic
Acidosis
Alkalosis
Tension Pnemothorax symptoms
Cardic Tamponade
ph below 7.35; pateint can't exhale CO2
ph above 7.35; pateint belows off to much CO2
JVD, Tracheal deviation, decreased breath sounds on affected…
muffled heart sounds, significant JVD, narrwoing pulse pressure
Acidosis
ph below 7.35; pateint can't exhale CO2
Alkalosis
ph above 7.35; pateint belows off to much CO2
17 terms
Paramedic
Conducir
Manejar
Estar jubilado
El salario
Drive
Manage
To be retired
Salary
Conducir
Drive
Manejar
Manage
389 terms
Paramedic
Rupture diaphragm
What drug is giving for grand mal seiz…
Chest wall syndrome or chest wall rigi…
Tp wave is representative of what?
Produce bowel sounds into left side of chest
Diazepam 5-10 mg
side effect of the administration of Fentanyl. The most immed…
ventricular repolarization
Rupture diaphragm
Produce bowel sounds into left side of chest
What drug is giving for grand mal seiz…
Diazepam 5-10 mg
Paramedic
2,3-diphospiglycerate
Absolute refractory period
Acetylcholine
Acetylcholinesterase (AChE)
Chemical in rbc that affects hemoglobins affinity for O2
Period of cardiac cycle when stimulation will not produce any…
...
Enzyme that stops the action of acetylcholine, a neurotransmi…
2,3-diphospiglycerate
Chemical in rbc that affects hemoglobins affinity for O2
Absolute refractory period
Period of cardiac cycle when stimulation will not produce any…
1,470 terms
Paramedic
All of the following processes take pl…
Cervical spondylosis is a degenerative…
Common causes of bradycardia include?
Many veteran EMS providers have embrac…
Fertilization
narrowing of the spinal canal and pressure on the spinal cord
Beta blocker use
witnessing too many episodes of needless suffering
All of the following processes take pl…
Fertilization
Cervical spondylosis is a degenerative…
narrowing of the spinal canal and pressure on the spinal cord
paramedic
fine bubbling sound heard on inspirati…
leading cause of trauma, death, and di…
the pulmonary vein is the only vein th…
stimulus for a healthy person to breat…
rales (crackles)
falls
oxygenated blood
increased CO2 levels
fine bubbling sound heard on inspirati…
rales (crackles)
leading cause of trauma, death, and di…
falls
74 terms
Paramedic
Important historical pregnancy facts
Hypertension criteria for eclampsia
S/s of pre-eclampsia
Eclampsia can be present for how long
Gestational diabetes hypertension, edema, visual changes, his…
> 140 > 90
Hypertension, abnormal weight gain, edema, headaches, epigast…
6 weeks post partum
Important historical pregnancy facts
Gestational diabetes hypertension, edema, visual changes, his…
Hypertension criteria for eclampsia
> 140 > 90
1,470 terms
Paramedic
All of the following processes take pl…
Cervical spondylosis is a degenerative…
Common causes of bradycardia include?
Many veteran EMS providers have embrac…
Fertilization
narrowing of the spinal canal and pressure on the spinal cord
Beta blocker use
witnessing too many episodes of needless suffering
All of the following processes take pl…
Fertilization
Cervical spondylosis is a degenerative…
narrowing of the spinal canal and pressure on the spinal cord
35 terms
Paramedic
Acidosis
Alkalosis
Tension Pnemothorax symptoms
Cardic Tamponade
ph below 7.35; pateint can't exhale CO2
ph above 7.35; pateint belows off to much CO2
JVD, Tracheal deviation, decreased breath sounds on affected…
muffled heart sounds, significant JVD, narrwoing pulse pressure
Acidosis
ph below 7.35; pateint can't exhale CO2
Alkalosis
ph above 7.35; pateint belows off to much CO2
76 terms
paramedic
fine bubbling sound heard on inspirati…
leading cause of trauma, death, and di…
the pulmonary vein is the only vein th…
stimulus for a healthy person to breat…
rales (crackles)
falls
oxygenated blood
increased CO2 levels
fine bubbling sound heard on inspirati…
rales (crackles)
leading cause of trauma, death, and di…
falls
281 terms
Paramedic
Apgar score 7-10
Apgar score 4-6
Apgar score 0-4
Infant - less than 60 BPM
normal baby, routine care
moderate distress, stimulation and oxygen needed
severe distress, immediate resuscitative efforts
CPR - infant
Apgar score 7-10
normal baby, routine care
Apgar score 4-6
moderate distress, stimulation and oxygen needed
228 terms
Paramedic
2,3-diphospiglycerate
Absolute refractory period
Acetylcholine
Acetylcholinesterase (AChE)
Chemical in rbc that affects hemoglobins affinity for O2
Period of cardiac cycle when stimulation will not produce any…
...
Enzyme that stops the action of acetylcholine, a neurotransmi…
2,3-diphospiglycerate
Chemical in rbc that affects hemoglobins affinity for O2
Absolute refractory period
Period of cardiac cycle when stimulation will not produce any…
318 terms
Paramedic
Rupture diaphragm
What drug is giving for grand mal seiz…
Le fort I
What is eclampsia - how to treat
Produce bowel sounds into left side of chest
Diazepam 5-10 mg
Slightly instability in maxilla
seizure during preclampsia - TX mag sulfate 2 -5glvp slow
Rupture diaphragm
Produce bowel sounds into left side of chest
What drug is giving for grand mal seiz…
Diazepam 5-10 mg
60 terms
Paramedic
Great Vessels
Muscular Layers
Pericardium
Chambers of the Heart
Inferior Superior Vena Cava... Aorta... Pulmonary Artery ... Pulmonary…
Epicardium - Outter thin layer in contact with visceral peric…
Protective layer of the heart... Tough fibrous double walled sac…
Atria - Superior right & left chamers. Thin walled, priming p…
Great Vessels
Inferior Superior Vena Cava... Aorta... Pulmonary Artery ... Pulmonary…
Muscular Layers
Epicardium - Outter thin layer in contact with visceral peric…
60 terms
Paramedic
Great Vessels
Muscular Layers
Pericardium
Chambers of the Heart
Inferior Superior Vena Cava... Aorta... Pulmonary Artery ... Pulmon…
Epicardium - Outter thin layer in contact with visceral peric…
Protective layer of the heart... Tough fibrous double walled sa…
Atria - Superior right & left chamers. Thin walled, priming p…
Great Vessels
Inferior Superior Vena Cava... Aorta... Pulmonary Artery ... Pulmon…
Muscular Layers
Epicardium - Outter thin layer in contact with visceral peric…
60 terms
Paramedic
Great Vessels
Muscular Layers
Pericardium
Chambers of the Heart
Inferior Superior Vena Cava... Aorta... Pulmonary Artery ... Pulmonary…
Epicardium - Outter thin layer in contact with visceral peric…
Protective layer of the heart... Tough fibrous double walled sac…
Atria - Superior right & left chamers. Thin walled, priming p…
Great Vessels
Inferior Superior Vena Cava... Aorta... Pulmonary Artery ... Pulmonary…
Muscular Layers
Epicardium - Outter thin layer in contact with visceral peric…
160 terms
Paramedic
Musculoskeletal system
Shape
Form
Internal organs
Układ mięśniowo-szkieletowy
Kształt
Forma
Narządy wewnętrzne
Musculoskeletal system
Układ mięśniowo-szkieletowy
Shape
Kształt
30 terms
Paramedic
AMI
SEPTAL LEADS
Anterior leads
Lateral
IV, O2, EKG... RULE OUT RVI... Aspirin 324mg... Nitro .4mgx3... Morphine…
V1, V2
v3, v4
V5, V6, AVL, I
AMI
IV, O2, EKG... RULE OUT RVI... Aspirin 324mg... Nitro .4mgx3... Morphine…
SEPTAL LEADS
V1, V2
8 terms
Paramedic
BP
CHF
CNS
Dx.
Blood pressure
Congestive heart failure
Central nervous system
Diagnosis
BP
Blood pressure
CHF
Congestive heart failure
11 terms
Paramedic
Cardiovascular system
Respiratory system
Gastrointestinal system
Reproductive system
Heart ,blood vessels,and blood
Lungs and associated structures
Mouth,salivary glands, esophagus , stomach , intestines, live…
Ovaries, Fallopian tubes , uterus, vagina ... Men testes, prostr…
Cardiovascular system
Heart ,blood vessels,and blood
Respiratory system
Lungs and associated structures
35 terms
Paramedic
Acidosis
Alkalosis
Tension Pnemothorax symptoms
Cardic Tamponade
ph below 7.35; pateint can't exhale CO2
ph above 7.35; pateint belows off to much CO2
JVD, Tracheal deviation, decreased breath sounds on affected…
muffled heart sounds, significant JVD, narrwoing pulse pressure
Acidosis
ph below 7.35; pateint can't exhale CO2
Alkalosis
ph above 7.35; pateint belows off to much CO2
24 terms
paramedic
anatomy
physiology
pathophysiology
midline
the study of the internal and external structure and the phys…
the study of how living organisms perform their vital functions
the study of how living organisms perform their vital functio…
divides the body into left and right halves, also called the…
anatomy
the study of the internal and external structure and the phys…
physiology
the study of how living organisms perform their vital functions
35 terms
Paramedic
Acidosis
Alkalosis
Tension Pnemothorax symptoms
Cardic Tamponade
ph below 7.35; pateint can't exhale CO2
ph above 7.35; pateint belows off to much CO2
JVD, Tracheal deviation, decreased breath sounds on affected…
muffled heart sounds, significant JVD, narrwoing pulse pressure
Acidosis
ph below 7.35; pateint can't exhale CO2
Alkalosis
ph above 7.35; pateint belows off to much CO2
14 terms
...paramedic
Special problems that may be encounter…
The key symptom in patients with bowel…
typically findings of a pt with parkin…
not a typically finding with a pt with…
-increased susceptibility to generak deterioration as a resul…
pain out of porportion to physical findings
tremor combine with a pin rolling motion of the hands... shuffli…
tendency to spreak rapidly and loudly
Special problems that may be encounter…
-increased susceptibility to generak deterioration as a resul…
The key symptom in patients with bowel…
pain out of porportion to physical findings
293 terms
Paramedic Review
Blood is shunted away from the skin wh…
septic shock description
patient should be placed in recovery p…
hypovolemic shock caused by severe bur…
perfusion to the core of the body decreases
bacterial damage to the vessel wall, leaking blood vessels an…
unconscious, uninjured, and breathing adequately
plasma
Blood is shunted away from the skin wh…
perfusion to the core of the body decreases
septic shock description
bacterial damage to the vessel wall, leaking blood vessels an…
46 terms
Paramedic
Pickwickian syndrom
Abwrrancy
Brown sequard syndrom
Trismus
Alao know as obesity hypoventilation syndrom
Departing from the right. Deviating from the ordinary
Spinal cord is messed up. Which realist in weakness or paraly…
Spasm of the jaw muscles, causing the mouth to remain tightly…
Pickwickian syndrom
Alao know as obesity hypoventilation syndrom
Abwrrancy
Departing from the right. Deviating from the ordinary
55 terms
Paramedic Drugs
Respiratory Drugs
Albuterol
Atrovent
Etomidate
Albuterol, Atrovent, Xoponex, Racemic Epi
Classification: Bronchodilator, beta agonist... Action: Binds an…
Classification: Bronchodilator, anticholinergic... Action: Antag…
Classification: Hypnotic, anesthesia induction agent... Action:…
Respiratory Drugs
Albuterol, Atrovent, Xoponex, Racemic Epi
Albuterol
Classification: Bronchodilator, beta agonist... Action: Binds an…
...paramedic
Special problems that may be encounter…
The key symptom in patients with bowel…
typically findings of a pt with parkin…
not a typically finding with a pt with…
-increased susceptibility to generak deterioration as a resul…
pain out of porportion to physical findings
tremor combine with a pin rolling motion of the hands... shuffli…
tendency to spreak rapidly and loudly
Special problems that may be encounter…
-increased susceptibility to generak deterioration as a resul…
The key symptom in patients with bowel…
pain out of porportion to physical findings
72 terms
Paramedicing
Boyle's Law
Charles' Law
Gay-Lussac's Law
Universal Gas Law
Keeping temperature constant, the pressure of a gas is relate…
Keeping pressure constant, the volume of a gas is related to…
Keeping volume constant, the pressure of a gas is related to…
P1 x V1/T1 = P2 x V2/T2
Boyle's Law
Keeping temperature constant, the pressure of a gas is relate…
Charles' Law
Keeping pressure constant, the volume of a gas is related to…
111 terms
Paramedics
What are implications of poor glycogen…
Indrawing, grunting and pallor are all…
What are the most common causes of ger…
Kyphosis
Hypoglycaemic
Respiratory distress
Falls
Hunch back
What are implications of poor glycogen…
Hypoglycaemic
Indrawing, grunting and pallor are all…
Respiratory distress
139 terms
Paramedics
External respiration
Neurogenic shock presentation
NEXUS is required unless
Septic shock presentation
Gas exchange - O₂ loading and CO₂ unloading. Passive. Thoraci…
.motor/sensory impaired... .hypotensive... .Bradycardic
National Emergency X-Radiography Utilisation Study... .no mid-li…
.Hypotensive... .low SATS... .decreased urine output... .prolonged ble…
External respiration
Gas exchange - O₂ loading and CO₂ unloading. Passive. Thoraci…
Neurogenic shock presentation
.motor/sensory impaired... .hypotensive... .Bradycardic
10 terms
Paramedics
Medicalese
Pericardium
Myocarditis
Hypoglycemia
Medicine
Around the heart
An infection of the cardiac muscle/sýking í hjartavöðvanum
Blood with low sugar
Medicalese
Medicine
Pericardium
Around the heart
83 terms
Paramedics
Where is the conduction system in the…
What type of cells make up the conduct…
The capacity of the cell to initiate a…
The ability of a body structure to tra…
Interwoven within the myocardial tissues and in the heart walls
Pacemaker and transmission cells
Automaticity
Conductivity
Where is the conduction system in the…
Interwoven within the myocardial tissues and in the heart walls
What type of cells make up the conduct…
Pacemaker and transmission cells
29 terms
Paramedics
Tidal volume
Deadspace volume
Minute volume
Alveolar ventilation (VA)
The amount of gas expired per breath
The sum of the anatomic, due to the volume of airways (typica…
The amount of gas expired per minute
The amount of gas that reaches the alveolar per minute ... VA =…
Tidal volume
The amount of gas expired per breath
Deadspace volume
The sum of the anatomic, due to the volume of airways (typica…
54 terms
Paramedic Drugs
Respiratory Drugs
Albuterol
Atrovent
Etomidate
Albuterol, Atrovent, Xoponex, Racemic Epi
Classification: Bronchodilator, beta agonist... Action: Binds an…
Classification: Bronchodilator, anticholinergic... Action: Antag…
Classification: Hypnotic, anesthesia induction agent... Action:…
Respiratory Drugs
Albuterol, Atrovent, Xoponex, Racemic Epi
Albuterol
Classification: Bronchodilator, beta agonist... Action: Binds an…
55 terms
Paramedic Drugs
Respiratory Drugs
Albuterol
Atrovent
Etomidate
Albuterol, Atrovent, Xoponex, Racemic Epi
Classification: Bronchodilator, beta agonist... Action: Binds an…
Classification: Bronchodilator, anticholinergic... Action: Antag…
Classification: Hypnotic, anesthesia induction agent... Action:…
Respiratory Drugs
Albuterol, Atrovent, Xoponex, Racemic Epi
Albuterol
Classification: Bronchodilator, beta agonist... Action: Binds an…
33 terms
Paramedic Pharmacology
Activated Charcoal
Adenosine (Adenocard)
Albuterol (Proventil)
Amiodarone (Cordarone)
CLASS: adsorbent... ACTIONS: adsorbs toxins by chemical binding…
CLASS: antidysrhythmic... ACTIONS: slows atrioventricular conduc…
CLASS: sympathomimetic (Beta 2 selective)... ACTIONS: bronchodil…
CLASS: antidysrhythmic... ACTIONS: prolongs action potential and…
Activated Charcoal
CLASS: adsorbent... ACTIONS: adsorbs toxins by chemical binding…
Adenosine (Adenocard)
CLASS: antidysrhythmic... ACTIONS: slows atrioventricular conduc…
54 terms
Paramedic Drugs
Respiratory Drugs
Albuterol
Atrovent
Etomidate
Albuterol, Atrovent, Xoponex, Racemic Epi
Classification: Bronchodilator, beta agonist... Action: Binds an…
Classification: Bronchodilator, anticholinergic... Action: Antag…
Classification: Hypnotic, anesthesia induction agent... Action:…
Respiratory Drugs
Albuterol, Atrovent, Xoponex, Racemic Epi
Albuterol
Classification: Bronchodilator, beta agonist... Action: Binds an…
33 terms
Paramedic Pharmacology
Activated Charcoal
Adenosine (Adenocard)
Albuterol (Proventil)
Amiodarone (Cordarone)
CLASS: adsorbent... ACTIONS: adsorbs toxins by chemical binding…
CLASS: antidysrhythmic... ACTIONS: slows atrioventricular conduc…
CLASS: sympathomimetic (Beta 2 selective)... ACTIONS: bronchodil…
CLASS: antidysrhythmic... ACTIONS: prolongs action potential and…
Activated Charcoal
CLASS: adsorbent... ACTIONS: adsorbs toxins by chemical binding…
Adenosine (Adenocard)
CLASS: antidysrhythmic... ACTIONS: slows atrioventricular conduc…
112 terms
Paramedic Vocabulary
Epistaxis
hemoptysis
hematemesis
esophageal varices
nose bleed
coughing up blood
vomiting blood
enlarged and tortous esophageal veins
Epistaxis
nose bleed
hemoptysis
coughing up blood
6 terms
TJC Paramedic Musculoskeletal Anatomy
trapezius
Deltoid
Pectoralis Major
Quadriceps
Identify highlighted muscle
Identify highlighted muscle
Identify highlighted muscle
Identify highlighted muscle
trapezius
Identify highlighted muscle
Deltoid
Identify highlighted muscle
534 terms
Anatomy and Physiology (Paramedic)
Frontal (coronal) plane
Transverse (axial) plane
Sagittal (lateral) plane
Midsagittal plane
front and back
top and bottom
left and right
(midline) left and right equal halves
Frontal (coronal) plane
front and back
Transverse (axial) plane
top and bottom
222 terms
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…
73 terms
TJC Paramedic Circulatory System
epicardium
Myocardium
Endocardium
Coronary Sinus
The thin membrane lining the outside of the heart; also refer…
...
The thin membrane lining the inside of the heart
Veins that collect blood that is returning from the walls of…
epicardium
The thin membrane lining the outside of the heart; also refer…
Myocardium
...
19 terms
TJC Paramedic School Joints
Gliding Joint
Hinge Joint
Pivot Joint
Ellipsoidal Joint
Gliding Joint
Hinge Joint
41 terms
TJC Paramedic Axial Skeleton
206
28
33
7
Number bones in Skeleton
Number of bones in the skull
Number of bones in spinal column
Number of Cervical vertebrae
206
Number bones in Skeleton
28
Number of bones in the skull
39 terms
TJC Paramedic Urinary System
Urinary System
Function of Urinary System
nephrons
Kidneys
controls the discharge of certain waste materials filtered fr…
1) control fluid balance in the body... 2) filter and eliminate…
The structural and functional units of the kidney that form u…
rid body of toxic wastes and control water and salt balance,…
Urinary System
controls the discharge of certain waste materials filtered fr…
Function of Urinary System
1) control fluid balance in the body... 2) filter and eliminate…
23 terms
Paramedic Drug Supplied
How is NARCAN supplied?
How is D-50 supplied?
How is DEMEROL supplied?
How is DIAZEPAM supplied?
1mg/ml pre-filled syringe
0.5g/ml, 50ml pre-filled syringe
100mg/ml carpuject
10mg/2ml carpuject
How is NARCAN supplied?
1mg/ml pre-filled syringe
How is D-50 supplied?
0.5g/ml, 50ml pre-filled syringe
17 terms
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…
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