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Abnormal Respiratory Rate for Newborn (birth- 1 mo)

80

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Abnormal Respiratory Rate for Infant (1 mo - 1 yr)

70

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Abnormal Respiratory Rate for Preschooler (1-6 yrs)

40

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Abnormal Respiratory Rate for School-Aged Children (6-12 yrs)

30

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Abnormal Respiratory Rate for Adolescents (12-16 yrs)

24

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Abnormal Respiratory Rate for Adult (>16 yrs)

24

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Abnormal Heart Rate for Newborn (birth-1 mo)

200

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Abnormal Heart Rate for Infant (1 mo- 1 yr)

180

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Abnormal Heart Rate for Preschooler (1-6 yrs)

160

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Abnormal Heart Rate for School Aged Children (6-12 yrs)

140

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Abnormal HR for Adolescents (12- 16 yrs)

120

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Abnormal HR for Adult (>16 yrs)

120

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Abnormal Systolic BP for Newborn

<40

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Abnormal Sys. BP for Infants

<60

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Abnormal Sys. BP for School Aged Children

<85

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Abnormal Sys. BP for Adolescent

<90

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Abnormal Sys. BP for Adult

<90

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Administering activated charcoal

1 gram/kg (0.5 gram/lb), per oral, mixed with water or sorbitol

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Criteria to administer oral glucose

bG concentration is <60 mg/dL
OR Signs and symptoms of hypoglycemia are present
Patient is alert and/or alert to verbal stimuli

15 g glucose can be administered

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Stroke Centers in RI

If w/in 30 min, transport to...

Charlton Memorial Hospital (Fall river, MA)
Landmark Hospital (Woonsocket)
Lawrence & Memorial (New London, CT)
Memorial (Pawtucket)
Miriam (Providence)
Rhode Island Hospital (Providence)
Roger Williams Medical Center (Providence)
St. Anne's (Fall River, MA)
St. Joseph's, Fatima Unit (North Providence)
South County Hospital (South Kingstown)

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Pediatric Trauma/Stroke

Transport to Hasbro Children's Hospital

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PCI Hospitals in RI (Percutaneous Coronary Intervention)

Transport for suspected STEMI, if 30 min transport time to:

Charlton Mem Hospital (Fall River MA)
Landmark (Woonsocket)
Lawrence and Memorial (New London, CT)
Miriam Hospital (Providence)
RI Hospital (Providence)

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CO poisoning, transport to...

Kent Hospital (Warwick)

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When to consider air ambulance

If scene time & transport time is more than 30 min