B perform oropharyngeal suctioning C assist his ventilations with a BVM D apply

B perform oropharyngeal suctioning c assist his

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insert a nasopharyngeal airway.B. perform oropharyngeal suctioning.C. assist his ventilations with a BVM. D. apply oxygen via a nonrebreathing mask. Ans: BQuestion Type: Critical ThinkingPage: 23167. A 51-year-old female presents with a sudden onset of difficulty breathing. She is conscious and alert and able to speak in complete sentences. Her respirations are 24 breaths/min and regular. You should:68. A 23-year-old male experienced severe head trauma after his motorcycle collided with an oncoming truck. He is unconscious, has rapid and shallow breathing, and is producing copious bloody secretions from his mouth. How should you manage his airway?19
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421119a784a3ea77809a8f69d05de28f3aa4936d.rtf69. You are dispatched to a residence where a middle-aged man was found unconscious in his front yard. There are no witnesses that can tell you what happened. You find him in a prone position; his eyes are closed and he is not moving. Your FIRST action should be to:70. What is the MOST appropriate management for an uninjured semiconscious 40-year-old male with respirations of 20 breaths/min and adequate tidal volume?A. Place him in a supine position and assist ventilations with a BVM device.B. Position him in a semi-sitting position and give oxygen via nasal cannula.C. Place him in Fowler’s position and give him 100% oxygen as needed.D. Place him on his left side and administer oxygen via a nonrebreathing mask.Ans: DQuestion Type: Critical ThinkingPage: 23471. A 19-year-old female is found unconscious by her roommate. Your initial assessment revealsthat her breathing is inadequate. As you insert an oropharyngeal airway, she begins to gag violently. You should:
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