EHS EXAM 4
Role of the American college of emergency medicine
Purpose of a fast track emergency department
Year in which emergency medicine became a sub specialty
Purpose of EMTALA
Differences in the 4 levels of trauma centers
Differences in levels of eme
EHS 470 Book Notes
Ch. 1: Importance of Crisis and Behavioral Emergencies (BE) Training
Every emergency call has some behavioral elements.
o Before 1970, most ambulance personnel had no training in first aid.
o Behavior: activities and reactions in respon
Behavioral Emergencies and Crisis Intervention
Jeffrey T. Mitchell, Ph.D.
Emergency Health Services Department,
University of Maryland
International Critical Incident Stress Foundation
EHS 203 Final Exam Study Guide
Anatomy: Ch. 5
Stages of Labor:
Stage 1: begins w/ onset of contractions and ends when cervix is fully dilated;
signs include blood show and water breaking.
Stage 2: begins when fetus enters the birth canal and ends when t