What Causes an Airway Obstruction.

airway obstruction

What is an airway obstruction? In the airway obstruction may be a blockage in any a part of the airway. if airway may be a complex system of tubes that conveys inhaled air from your nose and mouth into your lungs. An …

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FIRST AID: Choking Symptoms and Treatment

Choking Symptoms and Treatment

What do you have to do if an individual is choking but remains ready to speak or breathe? What is choking and how is it happen? This condition arises when there’s insufficient oxygen within the body tissues. There are a variety of …

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HOW TO USE AN AED

First Aid Training - CPR

How to use an AED, When the heart stops, a cardiac arrest has occurred. The most common cause is an abnormal rhythm of the heart, known as ventricular fibrillation. This abnormal rhythm can occur when the heart muscle is damaged because of …

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RESUSCITATION UNCONSCIOUS CHILD

UNCONSCIOUS CHILD

The following describes the techniques that may be needed for the resuscitation of an unconscious child aged between one year and puberty.  When treating a child, always approach and treat her from the same side, kneeling down next to the head or …

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FIRST AID – SPECIAL CONSIDERATIONS FOR CPR

CPR

SPECIAL CONSIDERATIONS FOR CPR How to CPR is There are circumstances when it may be more difficult to deliver CPR; for example, a casualty may have a chemical around the mouth, in which case you can give rescue breaths through the nose …

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HOW TO MANAGING UNCONSCIOUS ADULTS

management of an unconscious adult

Here we describe techniques for the management of an unconscious adult who may require resuscitation. Always approach and treat the casualty from the side, kneeling down next to his head or chest. You will then be in the correct position to perform …

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