Flashcards in Chapter 20 Lesson 1 Deck (14):
Injuries that result from an accident
Series of events that included a situation an unsafe habit or unsafe action
Watching out for other people on the road and anticipated in unsafe acts
Immediate temporary care given to an injured or ill person until he or she can get help.
Actions taken to prevent the spread of disease by threatening all blood as if it were contaminated.
Condition which the ligaments that hold joints together are stretched or torn.
Break in any bone
Painful involuntary muscle spasms that usually occur during exercise in hot weather.
Characterized by faintness nausea rapid heartbreak and hot red or sweaty skin.
Most serious form of heat illness
Involves quick upward pulls into the diaphragm to force out an obstruction blocking the airway.
First aid procedure that combines the rescue breathing in the chest compressions to restore breathing and circulation.
Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR)
Life threatening condition in which the circulatory system fails to deliver enough blood to vital tissues and organs.