Define first aid?
First Aid is the temporary and immediate help given to an injured or a sick person before professional medical treatment can be provided. This timely assistance, comprising of… simple medical techniques, is most critical to the victims and is, often, life saving. Any lay person can be trained to administer first aid, which can be can be carried out using minimal equipments. Basic training in first aid skills should be taught in school, in work places and, in general, be learnt by all, as it is mandatory to our modern and stressful life First aid is basically the first help given to a patient before they can seek medical help. First aid: refers to the treatment of a person before that person or persons are transported to a hospital or other medical facility. first aid is getting medical help and u can have a first aid kit including the following items . Neosporin . wash cloth . napkins . tweezers . thermometer . bandages in all different sizes . tape . elastic wrap . scissors . wipes . if the item u choose to put it in is big enough a blanket . water . safety pins . latex gloves . emergency contact list . iboprofen . hand sanitizer . ice pack In a lot of places such as schools, construction sites, general industries, etc. first aid treatments training are already being given to employees in case of emergencies but in those industries, first aid kits are already required. First Aid is the initial assistance or treatment given to a casualty for an injury or sudden illness before the arrival of an ambulance, doctor, or other qualified person. First Aid is not a substitute for regular treatment, but it can definitely save lives if implemented properly. First Aid is what it sounds like. It is the first type of aid given to a victim.
In a lot of places such as schools, construction sites, general industries, etc. first aid treatments training are already being given to employees in case of emergencies but …in those industries, first aid kits are already required. It depends which part of First-Aid. Choking, splinting, CPR, etc. >>First fo course you must assess the situation e.t.c. but probably the most important thing to do is ABCs!! Airway Breathing Circulation A - Tilt the head back to allow easy breathing (unless you suspect a cervical fracture then the procedure is slightly different) B - You can listen, you can check by seeing if the chest is moving... Chest compressions and assisted breathing may be required. This should be done until an emergency service arrives! C - Check pulse in either wrist or neck. Hope this helps?! But of course before doing the ABC's, ensure that you are in the clear. Meaning there are no hazards close to you or the patient.
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First Aid: The help or treatment that is given to a injured or sick person before being cared for by medical professionals (eg. paramedics, doctors, etc), or before being re…moved to hospital.
It was defined in 1982
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It depends which part of First-Aid. Choking, splinting, CPR, etc. >>First fo course you must assess the situation e.t.c. but probably the most important thing to do is ABC …s!! A irway B reathing C irculation A - Tilt the head back to allow easy breathing (unless you suspect a cervical fracture then the procedure is slightly different) B - You can listen, you can check by seeing if the chest is moving... Chest compressions and assisted breathing may be required. This should be done until an emergency service arrives! C - Check pulse in either wrist or neck. Hope this helps?! But of course before doing the ABC's, ensure that you are in the clear. Meaning there are no hazards close to you or the patient.
one useful way of knowing which steps to take is by DR. ABC D = Danger - scene safety issues that may endanger you, your partner or casualty further R= response - do you… need further back up (now the time to call 911 or 999 or national emergency phone number) A= Airway- is the airway open and efficient B= Breathing - is the casualty breathing( is it sufficient) C = Circulation - does the casualty have a pulse (is it sufficient) you can not proceed unless each stage is managed (ie you can not treat a casualty with breathing difficulty if the airway is blocked/obstructed
Airway Breathing Circulation
well it depends, if you are at any public place ie. fast food, mall, amusement park etc. there should be trained first aiders. if none around police or any government personal… should have some basic training. In a lot of places such as schools, construction sites, general industries, etc. first aid treatments training are already being given to employees in case of emergencies but in those industries, first aid kits are already required.
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First aid is the First aid. Is is the initial treatment of injuries. Sometimes it's role is basic life support while waiting for advanced life support (Ambulance). It is also …a series of action (depending on the injury) being done to avoid infections, fatalities, loss of blood. etc.
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aid verb (used with object) 1. to provide support for or relief to; help: to aid the homeless victims of the fire. 2. to promote the progress or accomplishment of; facil…itate. 3. in the word "first aid" - it means the primary care to possible injuries. to decrease the chances of infection, fatality.
DRS ABC Danger - Always check for signs of danger to yourself, bystanders and the casualty. Is it safe to approach the casualty? Make sure you do not put yourself in danger wh…en going to the assistance of another person. If it is too dangerous for you to approach then keep yourself and others back and dial 999. If it is to approach them the do so cautiously. Response - Are the conscious? Do they reply to your questions? Do they respond to pain stimulus when you pinch their earlobe? Shout - Shout loudly for assistance so that anyone else who may be in the vicinity can hear you. You may need help in tending to the casualty and calling for the emergency services. Airway - Check the casualty's airway. If the person is responding, they are conscious and their airway is clear, assess how you can help them with any injury. If the person is not responding and they are unconscious, you need to check their airway by opening their mouth and having a look inside. If their mouth is clear, tilt their head gently back by lifting their chin and check for breathing. If the mouth is not clear, place the person on their side, open their mouth and clear the contents, then lie them back on their back, tilt the head back and check for breathing. Breathing - Rest the side of your face by the casualty's face for at least 10 seconds to see if you can feel their breath on your face. Listen for their breathing also and look at their chest to see if you can see it moving up and down, also indicating that someone is breathing. CPR - If you cannot feel them breathing then proceed with CPR. Give 30 chest compressions at a rate of 100-120 per minute (about the speed of the song 'Staying alive'), and continue until the ambulance arrives and the paramedics take over or until the casualty starts to breathe on their own. If the casualty does start to breathe on their own then proceed to put them in the recovery position. Recovery position:- 1) Remove any objects from the casualty's pockets such as mobile, keys, wallet, etc so that they don't di gin to the casualty when you lie them on their side and cause more injury. 2) Straighten the casualty up. 3) Take hold of the arm that is closest to you and tuck it under the casualty's body. 4) Take hold of the other hand and place the back of this hand on the back of the opposite cheek, holding it in place i.e if you are on the casualty's left side then rest the back of their right hand on their left cheek, holding it in place with your right hand and vice versa if you are on their other side. 5) Using your left hand pull their right leg up with their right foot just at the side of their left knee or vice versa if on the other side, keeping your hand on the knee. If they are wearing trousers then use these to help you. Get a grip of the trouser leg and use it to aid you. 6) Gently roll the casualty towards you. Get a bystander if possible to help you if you struggle. 7) Roll the casualty so that they are lying, partly on their front, making sure that the back is straight. 8) Straighten the casualty's leg and arm, keeping the hand that is on the cheek where it is and the leg that us used to roll them bent at a right angle. 9) Gently tilt the head back with the mouth open to keep the airway clear. 10) Stay with the casualty and keep a regular check on them to make sure they don't stop breathing. If they do then repeat the process again until the paramedics arrive / they breathe on their own again.
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