Paramedic I to P
20 March 2016
When people think of shock they think of something surprising. For paramedics
shock is nothing they want to encounter. There are many types of shock from cardiogenic
- List the structure and function of the respiratory system.
- State the signs and symptoms of a patient with breathing difficulty.
- Describe the emergency medical care of the patient with breathing difficult
Symptoms: Often does not present with the classic presentation of chills, fever, and
productive cough. Instead these symptoms are often supplemented by acute
confusion (delirium), normal temperature, and a minimal to absen