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1

What is help given to someone immediately after they are hurt?

First aid

2

What is forcing air into and out of the lungs of someone who has stopped breathing?

Artificial respiration

3

What can happen to Socrates, scrapes and abrasions if they are not cleaned properly?

They can become infected

4

What is something that is free from germs called?

Steril

5

What is your emergency number?

911

6

What is a hole made by a sharp object?

Puncture

7

Which way should you wash when cleaning an abrasion?

Away from a wound

8

What is a substance that helps prevent infection by killing germs?

An antiseptic

9

What does continued rubbing cause?

Blisters

10

What should you put on a bruise?

A cold, wet cloth

11

What should you treat burns with?

Cold water or clothes

12

What should you use if the skin has been burned away?

Sterile cloth or bandage

13

Should you put cold water on a burn that has burned skin away?

No

14

What is another name for a broken bone?

Fracture

15

What is a broken bone that is poking through the skin called?

Compound fracture