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Click to edit Master subtitle style Chapter 6 BREATHING EMERGENCIES
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n Without oxygen cells die n Detected during check for LTC n Respiratory distress n Respiratory arrest Breathing Emergencies
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n HA n Stress n Allergic reaction n Electrocution n Injury n Drowning victim n Obstruction n Poisoning Some Causes
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Signs & Symptoms
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n Asthma n Bronchitis n Emphysema n Anaphylactic shock n Hyperventilation n Childhood forms Additional Causes
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n Narrowed air passages n n Increasing in older ages n Triggers n Medication n Signs Asthma
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n Acute or chronic n Inflammation n Mucous buildup n Obstructs air passages n Signs and symptoms Bronchitis
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n Lungs lose elasticity n Can’t exchange gasses n Destroys alveoli n n Respiratory or cardiac arrest Emphysema
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n Allergic reaction n Signs and symptoms n Respiratory distress or arrest Anaphylactic Shock
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n Faster n Upsets gases balance n Causes n n Treatment Hyperventilation
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n Croup n Epiglotitis Childhood Problems
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This note was uploaded on 03/29/2011 for the course HEALTH AND HED 2354 taught by Professor Ms.robarts during the Spring '11 term at Texas State.

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