SOLUTIONS TO EXERCISES, LESSON 3
Begin management of those conditions. (para 3-2a)
Cervical spine. (para 3-2b)
Bag-valve mask device.
Endotracheal tube. (para 3-2c)
Regularity. (para 3-2d(1))
A = Alert.
V = Responds to Vocal stimuli.
P = Responds to Painful stimuli.
U = Unresponsive. (para 3-2e(1))
Administer supplemental oxygen therapy.
Establish a minimum of two large caliber IVs (number 16 gauge or larger).
Apply MAST (if patient is in shock).
Monitor the patient (if he is an EKG patient).
Consider placing urinary and nasogastric catheters. (para 3-2e(2))
Head and eyes.
Cervical spine and neck.
Chest (check of respiratory and cardiovascular system).
Abdomen (check for blunt trauma).
Neurological status. (para 3-2g through o)
The greater saphenous vein; ankle. (para 3-3a(1))
The antecubital median basilic vein; elbow. (para 3-3a(2))
A = Allergies.
P = Past illnesses.
L = Last meal.
E = Events preceding the injury. (para 3-2p)
You are correct if you listed any three of the following:
Perforation of the posterior wall of the vein.
Arterial transection. (para 3-3c(1) through (7))