U4 a& e-g9-1432

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Slideshow for the background and Vocabulary of U4: A& E of Nursing 1.
Done by Abeer BaFageiah
& Nujood Khaled
of G9 -2nd Term-1432

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U4 a& e-g9-1432

  1. 1. U:4A&E=Accidents and emergencies<br />
  2. 2. Background:<br />What kind of cases come to A&E departments ??!<br />
  3. 3. 1-victims of road traffic accidents.<br />
  4. 4. 2-Violent crimes .<br />
  5. 5. 3-Accidents at home<br />
  6. 6. 4-suicide attempts .<br />
  7. 7. 5- self-harming .<br />
  8. 8. 6-Contact with toxic chemicals & radiation .<br />
  9. 9. 7- burns .<br />
  10. 10. 8- near drowning .<br />
  11. 11. 9- hypothermia .<br />
  12. 12. *** A&E departments also fill up with people who should not really be there-people with minor injuries like sprains (sudden or severe twisting of a joint) , cuts , grazes (scratches) .<br />
  13. 13. Q:<br />When is an accident an emergency ??!!..<br />
  14. 14. 1- Overdose or poisoning .<br />
  15. 15. A<br />&<br />E<br />2- loss of consciousness .<br />
  16. 16. 3- Chest pain lasting fifteen minutes or more .<br />A&E<br />
  17. 17. 4- Heavy blood loss .<br />A&E<br />
  18. 18. A&E<br />5- SUSPECTED BROKEN BONES .<br />
  19. 19. A&<br />6- difficulty breathing .<br />E<br />
  20. 20. There are established procedures for dealing with casualties of major incidents such as (terrorist attacks) .<br />****<br />The first thing is what is called …<br />iage<br />
  21. 21. >>triage>><br />A process to detedrmine who is a priority and needs to be treated immediately, and who can wait .<br />A&E<br />
  22. 22. One method is to color patients like this:<br />colors<br />
  23. 23. - Blue=<br />. Patients who are severely injured and will die <br />
  24. 24. - Red=<br />Patients who need immediate surgery or other life-saving action .<br />
  25. 25. - yellow=<br />Patients who are stable but who will need hospital care .<br />
  26. 26. - green=<br />Patients who will need to see a doctor, but not immediately .<br />
  27. 27. - white=<br />Patients who only require first aid and home care .<br />
  28. 28. VOCABULARY :<br />(n)<br />(v)<br />(adj)<br />
  29. 29. Cardiac arrest<br />Nouns :<br />trauma<br />defibrillator<br />Umbilical cord :<br />
  30. 30. Cardiac arrest :<br />. It happens if the heart stops working <br />Then we must use ……<br />
  31. 31. an electric machine make the heart work again when it stopped .<br />Defibrillator: <br /> <br />Do you know how it works? Or where should we put it when you use?<br />
  32. 32. First:<br />we hold paddles .<br />Then :<br />put it in the patient's chest like this …<br /> <br />One in the north-west of the heart and the other in the south-east<br />
  33. 33. Umbilical cord :<br />The tube that connects the baby to his mother .<br />
  34. 34. When the state of great unhappiness in the emotions… It called …..<br />Trauma <br />
  35. 35. Verbs :<br />Diagnose :<br />Influence :<br />Sterilize :<br />Immerse :<br />Puncture :<br />Immobilize :<br />Squeeze :<br />
  36. 36. Immerse :<br />To put something in to a liquid .<br />
  37. 37. Immobilize :<br />To make something stable = not moving .<br />
  38. 38. Puncture :<br />To make small holes in something by something sharp .<br />
  39. 39. Squeeze :<br />To press something hard for a purpose .<br />
  40. 40. Sterilize :<br />To make something completely free of germ & bacteria .<br />
  41. 41. Influence :<br />To have an affect on something <br />= affect .<br /> <br />*such as Colors’ affect on our lives & minds<br />
  42. 42. Diagnose :<br />To know and find out what is wrong with the patient .<br />
  43. 43. Adj<br />Abdominal :<br />Respiratory :<br />Gastrointestinal :<br />Emotional :<br />
  44. 44. Abdominal :<br />Something related to the region that is under the chest .<br />
  45. 45. Something related to the breathing .<br />Respiratory :<br />
  46. 46. Gastrointestinal :<br />Something related to the organs that are responsible for food .<br />
  47. 47. Emotional :<br />Connected with the emotions .<br />
  48. 48. By : <br />NjoodKhaled<br />&<br />AbeerBaFageiah<br />

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