FIRST AID – Assessing the Casualty

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SECONDARY SURVEYS LOOK FOR EXTERNAL CLUES FOR CASUALTY As part of your Assessing the Casualty, “How to check casualty for injury?” look for external clues to a casualty’s condition. If you suspect drug abuse, take care as he may be carrying needles …

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INTRODUCTION SECONDARY SURVEY OF THREATENING

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SECONDARY SURVEY Once you have completed the primary survey and dealt with any life-threatening conditions, start the SECONDARY SURVEY for the methodical process of checking for other injuries or illnesses by performing a head-to-toe examination. This is called the secondary survey. Question …

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Corona Virus Protect yourself and your family.

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The corona virus is a new disease and we are still learning how it spreads. Introduction to Corona virus… How to prepare – here is what you can do to prepare your family in case of the corona virus straits in your …

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FIRST AID | INTRODUCTION OF PRIMARY SURVEY

FIRST AID – PRIMARY SURVEY The primary survey is a quick, systematic assessment of a person to establish if any conditions or injuries sustained are life-threatening. By following a methodical sequence using established techniques, each life-threatening condition can be identified in priority …

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FIRST AID – MECHANISMS OF INJURY PART 02

MECHANISMS OF INJURY – FORCES EXERTED ON THE BODY The energy forces exerted during an impact are another important indicator of the type or severity of any injury. For example. if a man falls from a height of 1m (3ft 3in) or …

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HEALTH TIPS – KETO DIET AND CANCER

In this post, we’ll talk about the Keto diet and cancer. Cancer has turned into a serious disease in our modern society. While cancer was not a large factor before the 20th century, it did exist. Of course, our modern diet and …

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