In the three-person carry, the tallest mover stands near the patient's:
Which of the following is NOT a special precaution for handling trauma patients?
a. Never move a suspected spinal injury patient.
b. Never manipulate patient beyond his capabilities.
Do not remove splints or bandages unless directed by the physician.
d. Never take X-rays.
Which of the following is NOT a sign of impaired circulation in a patient with a
a. Fingers or toes that are cold to the touch.
b. Swelling, burning, or tingling.
Color change, numbness, or an inability to move.
Which of the following is NOT part of the special care required for patients with
a. Handle a fresh cast carefully.
b. Grasp a fresh cast gently with your fingers.
Check for impaired circulation every 15 minutes.
d. Handle a cast with open hands.