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A "diagnosis" that EMDs may accept at face value because of its high degre of accuracy. Diabetes
Airway control is the first priority in Post-Dispatch Instructions if the patient is _____. Unconscious
The intentional intake of a potentially harmful substance. Overdose
Sluggish, decreased level of consciousness, paleness, cyanosis (blue or gray). Hypothermia
Heat or cold extremes may ___ other medical problems. Trigger
Six hours or more have passed since the incident or injury occurred. Nonrecent
___ Law of Medical Dispatch: First, do no harm. First
Patients who are undergoing care for terminal illness or injury where the goal is comfort and/or pain relieve rather than survial. Palliative
Ineffective, deteriorating breathing pattern that lingers after the heart has essentially stopped pumping blood tot he brain. Agonal
First Law of ___: Near fainting is best described as "almosted fainted" and should be considered the same as fainting. Fainting
___ pain in cardiac age-range patients is considered a "heart attack" until proven otherwise. Epigastric
Less common cause of abdominal pain is ___. Appendicitis
___ pressure on the wound should be avoided in the presence of visible fractured bone or foreign objects. Direct
"Tearing" or "ripping" pain in the back or flank and possibly also the abdomen could be suspected Aortic ___. Aneurysm
A physical injury or wound caused by an external force through accident or violence. Trauma
First Law of ___ pain: "Hurts to breath" is not considered difficulty or abnormal breathing. Chest
A non-recent traumatic cause of back pain could be fractured ___. Ribs
___ of pain is not related to the seriousness of the problem. Severity
True ___ is a benign condition. Hyperventilation
___ problems are potentially life-threatening until proven otherwise. Breathing
Second Law of ___: Don't get it on you or even touch it. Responders
First Law of Responders: Don't take more ___ to the scene. Victims
Patients who have inhaled carbon monoxide may be found in any stage of ___. Intoxication
An incident involving a gas, liquid, or other material that, in any quantity poses a threat to life, health or property. HAZMAT
Do Not Resuscitate. DNR
An obvious death may be determined by ___. Decapitation
Always combine a ___ with a reason and repeat it verbatim. Command
A partial airway obstruction may include ___ breathing. Abnormal
Occurs when the airway is partially or totally blocked by an object. Choking
An early sign of low ___ sugar is abnormal behavior. Blood
A state of unconsciousness from which the patient cannot be aroused. Coma

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EMS Crossword

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When approaching a scene, what is the first thing you do? Scene Safety
When does scene size-up begin? Dispatch
What is the last thing Gayle had thrown up on her in the back of an ambulance? Chinese Noodles
After scene safety, what comes next? BSI
When carrying a patient downstairs on a Reeves, what goes down first, head or feet? Feet
Which of the following will deliver a medium velocity impact? Bullet, knife or ice pick, Bullet
A male appears in distress and is clutching at his chest, what might he be suffering from? cardiac problem
Vital signs are reevaluated every ______ minutes for an unstable patient? five
Where does Jim go to get away from the class? Florida
When assessing an unconscious patient, what is the first thing you assess? abc's
What does V stand for in AVPU? Voice
A fall of greater than _____ feet is considered severe in an adult? twenty
During the primary assessment of an unresponsive adult, where is the pulse checked? carotid
The method of using a stethoscope to take a blood pressure is called? auscultatation
What is the normal response of pupils when exposed to bright light? Constriction
The term cyanosis is used when the patients skin is ____-_____ in color blue-gray
During the primary assessment of an unresponsive infant, where is the pulse checked? brachial
What class was snowed out on January 23, 24 Hazmat
What is the sound of the soft tissue of the upper airway creating impedance or partial obstruction to the flow of air? snoring
The trachea branches off at the ___________ and forms two mainstem bronchi carina
The high-pitched sound caused by an upper airway obstruction is known as Stridor
When suctioning the airwa, suction should never be applied for longer than __________ seconds? ten
Which of the following structures is found in the lower airway? Bronchi
What did Shannon want the class to bring on he rlast night teaching? cake
The jaw-thrust maneuver is the only __________ airway procedure for an unconscious patient with possible head, neck, or spine injury or unknown mechanism of injury? recommended
How many hours are you allowed to miss during class time? fifteen
What does the S stand for in BSI? substance
What does the A stand for in SAMPLE? Allergies
What does the P stand for in OPQRST Provication
What is a contraindication for giving nitro? EDdrugs
What does the M stand for in PMS motor
What is the name of the position when a patient is laying on his back? supine
What is the term for towards the midline of the body Medial
Can a stair chair be used to move an unconscious patient no
How many calls are you required to complete in this class? twelve
The term for the back of the body is? posterior
What is the pressure exerted by circulating blood upon the walls of blood vessels? Bloodpressure
What is a Sphygmomanometer? B\p cuff
What certification will you recieve at the end of the class? emt
It is considered implied consent when a patient is? unconscious

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FIRST AID Crossword

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bleeding oozes rather than flows capillary
partial thickness classified as second degree burns
type of shock treated with epinepherine anaphylactic
referred to as syncope fainting
type of injury necessary to flush with water/call EMS chemical burns
bleeding flows more and is darker in color venous
bleeding flows more rapidly/bright red and spurts arterial
estimating body surface burned rule of nines
this condition requires immobilization musculoskeletal
heat related emergency displays moist pale skin, headaches and weakness heat exhaustion
condition that occurs due to exposure to cold hypothermia
shock resulted from hypoglycemia, requires giving sugar insulin
sharp pain in the middle of the chest/pain down left arm myocardial infarction
condition where you lie the patient down and open an airway shock
bandage-injury at the elbow figure eight
bandage-wound to lower leg spiral
fracture to the long bone splint
bandage-injury to finger tubular
shock respiratory-treatment? intubation
shock-cardiogenic/treatment? ivdopamine
shock-septic/treatment? iv norepinephrine
shock-hemorrhagic/treatment? stop bleeding
shock-hypovolemic/treatment? replace fluids
shock-anaphylactic/treatment? epinephrine

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Emergency First Aid and Shock Crossword

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Hypersensitive or allergic reaction to a substance such as food, medication, insect stings or snake bites. Anaphylatic
Damage to heart muscle from heart attack or cardiac arrest Cardiogenic
Severe bleeding or loss of blood plasma. Hemorrhagic
Loss of body fluid from severe vomiting, diarrhea, or a heat illness; disruption in acid-base balance as occurs in diabetes. Metabolic
Injury and trauma to the brain and spinal chord Neurogenic
Emotional distress such as anger, fear, or grief. Psychogenic
Trauma to respiratory tact; respiratory distress or arrest. Respiratory
Acute infection Septic
French term; a method of prioritizing treatment. Triage
Immediate care thats given to the victim of an injury or illness to minimize the effect of injury or illness until experts take over. FirstAid
A clinical set of signs and symptoms associated with an inadequate supply of blood to body organs, especially the brain and heart. Shock
These help you recognize an emergency. Senses
When in an emergency situation, you must first do this. Categorize
In an emergency situation, checking for things such as breathing problems, excessive bleeding, or shock is called this. Urgency
A serious, unexpected, and dangerous situation requiring immediate action Emergency
Abnormal state of lack of response to sensory stimuli resulting from injury, illness, shock, or other disorders. Unconsciousness
Injury to the brain due to a violent jar or shock. Concussion
All the supplies you need to help someone in an emergency. First Aid Kit
A disordered psychic or behavioral state resulting from mental or emotional stress or physical injury Trauma
The action or manner of treating a patient medically or surgically Treatment

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CPR Crossword

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A first aid procedure that supplies oxygen and blood to the body until normal function resumes. Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
When performing CPR this needs to be pinched to make sure airflow travels to the lungs of the victim. Nose
When performing CPR this part of the body needs to be tilted back in order to open the airway. Head
30 of these are given during CPR. Compressions
2 of these are given during CPR. Breaths
If someone is in need of CPR and have by lying there for more than ____ minutes, brain death is probable. Ten
If you start performing CPR within the first _____ minutes, brain damage is unlikely. Four
The Department of Health requires that the ambulance service reaches 75% of category A (life-threatening) calls within ________ minutes. Eight
This type of CPR is used by doing compression's only until help arrives. Hands Only CPR
This is used when a person is unconscious, has a heartbeat, but is not breathing. Rescue Breathing
A portable device that checks the heart rhythm and can send an electric shock to the heart to try to restore a normal rhythm. AED
If an INFANT is lying on the floor with no heartbeat and is not breathing, it is most likely because of a ___________ issue. Respiratory
If an ADULT is lying on the floor with no heartbeat and is not breathing, it is most likely because of a ___________ issue. Heart
The right depth and rate of compression's will help _______ flow to the brain. Blood
When preparing for possible CPR, the very first thing you do when you come upon someone whom you believe to be unconscious is check for __________________. Responsiveness

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First Aid - CPR Review Crossword

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Law that protects people who give care without anything in return goodsamaritan
A person is responsive and showing signs of a life-threatening condition but refuses care; what should you do? call
The steps to follow in an emergency checkcallcare
How do you know an emergency may be occuring? senses
Which bodily substance isolation practice includes barrier items like gloves? PPE
How many seconds should your check a person for breathing? ten
M represents what part when using the SAMPLE acronym medications
What is the acronym that identifies a life-threatening condition CABC
How do you open an airway? headtiltchinlift
How do you check for consciousness? tapandshout
What are the three Cs for treating burns ceasecoolcover
What skill should you apply to a victim showing no obvious signs of life? CPR
A person just involved in a tramatic situation may begin to display signs of what condition? shock
A person experiencing a lack of blood flow to the brain is a symptom of what condition? stroke
What acronym should you consider when evaluating for a brain attack? fast
What condition is a severe alleric reaction known as? anaphylaxis

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CPR/AED Crossword

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Must be given by person or parent/guardian if coherent or a child Consent
Perform this after compressions and before breaths if you believe the airway is blocked Finger Sweep
Number of compressions performed for one set of CPR Thirty
Acronym used to "interview" a conscious victim SAMPLE
One way to protect yourself when giving care Gloves
Second of the 3 C's to activate EMS Call
Number of back blows and abdominal thrusts for a conscious choking victim Five
Device used to "restart" victim in cardiac arrest AED
Depth you compress an adults chest during CPR. At least ____ Two Inches
Law that protects lay responders from being sued if their service is voluntary and within guidelines of their training Good Samaritan
Position victim is placed in if breathing and has a pulse Recovery
Number of breaths given for each set of CPR Two
Blockage of blood flow to part of the heart causing that part of the muscle to "die" Heart Attack
Final of the 3 C's that you provide for the victim if permitted Care
What you do to the head if the first breath doesn't go in ReTilt
Early ______ of cardiac arrest is the first link in the Cardiac Chain of Survival Recognition
Early ______ is the 3rd link in the Cardiac Chain of Survival Defibrilation
Improper function of the hearts electrical system Cardiac Arrest
The _____ Chain of survival Cardiac
First of the 3 C's to size up the scene and the victim Check

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CPR Crossword

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People don't act mostly because they are ________ of what to do. unsure
A "Good Samaritan" uses common ____ and a reasonable level of skill" sense
Unusual behavior, odors, sights or ____ are all signs of an emergency.- noises
To obtain consent to perform CPR on someone, state your name and tell the victim that you are _____ in CPR. trained
You do not need to get consent if the person is a child or the victim is ______ to tell you the problem, unable
The three C's.... Check, Call, and ____. care
only move and ______ person if you need to in order to perform proper care injured
you can also move a victim if the scene becomes ______ unsafe
you must check head to _____ when checking a conscious adult. toe
before checking a victim, you must check the ______. scene
if you are unsure what to do, you must _______ 911. call
______ is when there is not enough blood being delivered too all parts of your body and can result from injury or illness Shock
H.A.IN.E.S means high arms in _________ spine endangered
monitor abc's (airway, ______, circulation) breathing
always ask the victim if they are ______ ok
if you feel weakness or numbness on one side of the body this could be results of a ____ stroke
persistent chest pain or discomfort lasting more than 3-5 minutes could be a sign of a _____ heart attack
Use ________ if you are unable to perform full CPR hands only CPR
continue _____ until the scene becomes unsafe CPR
for rescue breathing use the _____ tilt, chin lift method head

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First Aid Review Crossword

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Immediate, temporary care given to an ill or injured person FIRSTAID
Actions taken to prevent the spread of disease UNIVERSALPRECAUTIONS
To control bleeding to a wound you should apply PRESSURE
Burns are classified by the ______ of the burn DEPTH
A sequence of actions that maximize the victim's chance of survival CHAINOFSURVIVAL
Cool and wrap with gauze BURNS
A device that delivers an electric shock DEFIBRILLATOR
Failure of the cardiovascular system SHOCK
First aid procedure that combines rescue breaths with chest compressions CPR
Sudden and painful tightening of a muscle CRAMP
Injury to a muscle that resultts from overuse STRAIN
What happens when the blood supply to the brain is temporarily inadequate FAINTING
Jarring injury to the brain CONCUSSION
Any substance that causes illness, injury or death when introduced into the body POISON
Poisonous substance secreted by a snake or spider VENOM
Calling 911 is the ____ link in the chain of survival FIRST
Proper steps to using a Fire Extinguisher PASS
When treating minor strains and sprains use this acronym RICE

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CPR, First Aid, AED Crossword Puzzle

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How many chest compressions do you give during CPR before your rescue breaths? Thirty
What is the position you put a person in if they show no signs of injury? Recovery
Is a machiene used that analyzes the heart’s rhythm and, if necessary, tells you to deliver a shock to a victim in sudden cardiac arrest AED
What occurs when blood flow to part of the heart muscle is blocked? Heart Attack
Cardiovascular disease, severe trauma, breathing emergencies, electric shock, and drug overdose can cause Cardiac Arrest
How many rescue breaths do you give? two
In "SAMPLE" what does the "A" stand for? Allergies
In a head to toe check, what do you check first? Head
Check, Call, _______ Care
What is Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation better known as? CPR
Rescue breaths should make the ______ rise Chest
The _______ Chain of Survival Cardiac
What should you wear to protect yourself during CPR? Breathing barrier
Never attempt more than ___ rescue breaths between sets of compressions Two
When checking for breathing, check for no more than ____ seconds Ten
Must be given by person or parent/guardian of a child Consent
Early ______ is the third step in the Adult Cardiac Chain of Survival defibrillation
If a injured person is responsive, what achronym do you use? sample
If an AED says "No Shock Advised" continue _____ CPR
Perform this after compressions and before breaths if you believe the airway is blocked Finger Sweep

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RED CROSS FIRST AID Word Search

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This word search contains the following answers:

First responder
Redcross
Sling
Immobilize
Lungs
Heart
Bandage
Frost bite
Circulation
Gloves
Concent
Emergency
Poisons
Seizure
Prevention
Burns
Wounds
Aed
Stroke
Diabetes
Asthma
Five rights
Cardiac arrest
Bleeding
Heart attack
Anaphylaxis
Unconscious
Breathing
Airway
Choking
Chest compression
Shock
Splint
Check call care
Sample
Red cross
CPR
Haines
Henry Dunant

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