“Whether you are faced with an open wound, an airway obstruction, a head injury, a fracture or a snakebite, this book will teach you how to help yourself or save somebody's life. Here you will find thoroughly explained and easy to follow first aid measures for all types of casualties. Be prepared to act in a split second when emergency occurs:
Fundamental Criteria for First Aid:
Understanding Vital Body Functions for First Aid
Basics of First Aid
Basic Measures for First Aid:
Open the Airway and Restore Breathing
Assessment of and Positioning the Casualty
Rescue Breathing (Artificial Respiration)
Stop the Bleeding and Protect the Wound
Entrance and Exit Wounds
Check for Shock
Causes and Effects
Signs and Symptoms...
Head, Neck and Facial Injuries
Dressings and Bandages...
Signs and Symptoms
Splints, Padding, Bandages, Slings, and Swathes
Jaw, Collarbone and Shoulder
Bites and Stings:
Human or Animal Bites
Nuclear, Biological and Chemical Environment:
Classification of Chemical and Biological Agents
Conditions for Masking
Signs and Symptoms
Background Information on Nerve Agents
Choking Agents (Lung-Damaging Agents)
Cyanogen (Blood) Agents
Situations Requiring Psychological First Aid
Respect for Others' Feelings
Emotional and Physical Disability
Combat and Other Operational Stress Reactions
Severe Stress or Stress Reaction
Reactions and Limitations...
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