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Chapter 1 - 1 Recognize the emergency 2 Call 911 or locals 3 Give care until help arrives People do not act"Barriers to Action" 1 Other

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Sheet1 Page 1 01 Chapter 1- Sudden Illness: a physical condition that requires attention. Medical problems such as strokes, heartattacks, or allergic reactio n Injury: damage from an outside source, an acident. Life Threatening, this is something that stops a person's blood flow. Non Threatening, A serves injury, often the victim is concious. Your job,
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Unformatted text preview: 1) Recognize the emergency 2) Call 911, or locals 3) Give care until help arrives People do not act / "Barriers to Action" 1) Other bystanders will help 2) Unsure about the vicims need 3) Very serios injury 4) Fear of Disease 5) Fear of doing something wrong EMS System: You and the medical personnel that provide emergencey care...
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course ESS 5a taught by Professor Houghton during the Spring '08 term at UCSB.

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