PE 231: Homework Questions Chapters 5
Chapter 5 Questions: Automated External Defibrillation
Give the definition of defibrillation.
It is an electrical shock administered by an AED to help the heart have a normal heart rhythm.
Explain what an AED is
Chapter 2 Homework
1. List and describe the things you must consider when sizing up an emergency scene.
You should always check if there is any danger you and others can encounter, observe the injured
person and see possible injury or illness they might h
Chapter 3 Homework
1. Explain all of the steps of a primary check.
Tap and shout to check for responsiveness
As youre checking if the victim is breathing check also for responsiveness.
Look at their chest and face for a response.
Also check for any abnorm
Chapter 15: Bites and Stings
Define the following terms
An acute viral infection of the central nervous system transmitted by the bite of an animal
who is infected with it. Spread by saliva, bite, or lick.
An antiserum containing