Choking <ul><li>If the casualty is only able to partially breath </li></ul><ul><li>Allow to cough  </li></ul><ul><li>witho...
Choking <ul><li>If the casualty is unable to breath </li></ul><ul><li>Deliver four back blows </li></ul><ul><li>in middle ...
Choking <ul><li>If the casualty continues to be unable to breath </li></ul><ul><li>Lay on side and deliver  </li></ul><ul>...
Choking <ul><li>If the casualty continues to be unable to breath </li></ul><ul><li>Begin CPR/Rescue Breaths </li></ul><ul>...
Choking Demonstration
Choking <ul><li>If you have a need to explain to a judge why you wanted to invert a students ribs and drive them up into t...
Punctured Lung Pneumothorax <ul><li>The pressure within the pleural space is greater than atmospheric pressure; as a resul...
Sucking Chest Wound Demonstration
Exposure (Thermal Injuries) What is it <ul><li>A core body temperature lower than homeostasis of 37.2 degrees </li></ul><u...
Exposure (Thermal Injuries) How to identify it <ul><li>Hypothermia </li></ul><ul><li>Shivering </li></ul><ul><li>Blue lips...
Exposure (Thermal Injuries) How to Manage it <ul><li>Hypothermia </li></ul><ul><li>Remove from exposure! </li></ul><ul><li...
Head Injury Indicators Black Eye Loss of Teeth Deformation Hanging Jaw Change in State of Consciousness Unequal Pupils Hem...
Spinal Column
Spinal Injury Management Demonstration
Eye Injury <ul><li>Flush for 20min using saline </li></ul><ul><li>Cup hand over eye </li></ul><ul><li>Treat as RICER/Burn/...
Displaced Tooth <ul><li>If dirty clean with saline solution </li></ul><ul><li>Wrap in clean tissue </li></ul><ul><li>Use m...
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Senior First Aid: Head Spinal Thermal Eye Chest Chocking

  1. 1. Choking <ul><li>If the casualty is only able to partially breath </li></ul><ul><li>Allow to cough </li></ul><ul><li>without interference </li></ul><ul><li>Effective Ineffective </li></ul><ul><li>Allow to recover </li></ul><ul><li>Arrange for further medical care </li></ul><ul><li>if serious </li></ul>
  2. 2. Choking <ul><li>If the casualty is unable to breath </li></ul><ul><li>Deliver four back blows </li></ul><ul><li>in middle of shoulder blades </li></ul><ul><li>Effective Ineffective </li></ul><ul><li>Allow to recover </li></ul><ul><li>Arrange for further medical care </li></ul>
  3. 3. Choking <ul><li>If the casualty continues to be unable to breath </li></ul><ul><li>Lay on side and deliver </li></ul><ul><li>four lateral chest thrusts </li></ul><ul><li>Effective Ineffective </li></ul><ul><li>Allow to recover </li></ul><ul><li>Arrange for further medical care </li></ul>
  4. 4. Choking <ul><li>If the casualty continues to be unable to breath </li></ul><ul><li>Begin CPR/Rescue Breaths </li></ul><ul><li>Call Ambulance </li></ul>
  5. 5. Choking Demonstration
  6. 6. Choking <ul><li>If you have a need to explain to a judge why you wanted to invert a students ribs and drive them up into theirs lung thus killing them! The Heimlich Manoeuvre comes high recommended! </li></ul>
  7. 7. Punctured Lung Pneumothorax <ul><li>The pressure within the pleural space is greater than atmospheric pressure; as a result, the mediastinum is displaced to one side, which interferes with breathing. </li></ul><ul><li>Sucking or wheezing sound </li></ul><ul><li>Difficulty breathing </li></ul><ul><li>Wound </li></ul><ul><li>Do not remove imbedded objects </li></ul>Air in the pleural space
  8. 8. Sucking Chest Wound Demonstration
  9. 9. Exposure (Thermal Injuries) What is it <ul><li>A core body temperature lower than homeostasis of 37.2 degrees </li></ul><ul><li>A core body temperature higher than homeostasis of 37.2 degrees </li></ul>
  10. 10. Exposure (Thermal Injuries) How to identify it <ul><li>Hypothermia </li></ul><ul><li>Shivering </li></ul><ul><li>Blue lips </li></ul><ul><li>Non responsive </li></ul><ul><li>Convinced of warmth </li></ul><ul><li>Exhaustion, headache , dizziness, vomiting </li></ul><ul><li>Hallucinating </li></ul><ul><li>Low pulse </li></ul><ul><li>Passes out </li></ul><ul><li>Dead? </li></ul><ul><li>Hyperthermia </li></ul><ul><li>Cramps </li></ul><ul><li>Pale clammy skin </li></ul><ul><li>Absence of sweet relative to conditions </li></ul><ul><li>Rapid pulse </li></ul><ul><li>Exhaustion, headache , dizziness, vomiting </li></ul><ul><li>Hallucinating </li></ul><ul><li>Passes out </li></ul><ul><li>Dead! </li></ul>
  11. 11. Exposure (Thermal Injuries) How to Manage it <ul><li>Hypothermia </li></ul><ul><li>Remove from exposure! </li></ul><ul><li>Wrap in something warm </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Exposure blanket </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Blanket </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Spare clothing </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Luke warm sugary drink </li></ul><ul><li>Gentle radiant heat </li></ul><ul><li>Hyperthermia </li></ul><ul><li>Remove from exposure! </li></ul><ul><li>Wet towels </li></ul><ul><li>Cold drink </li></ul><ul><li>Gentle cooling breeze </li></ul>
  12. 12. Head Injury Indicators Black Eye Loss of Teeth Deformation Hanging Jaw Change in State of Consciousness Unequal Pupils Hemi-paresis/ Hemi-plagia Ear Discharge Fractures Swelling & Bruising Stiff Neck Nasal Discharge Scalp Wound
  13. 13. Spinal Column
  14. 14. Spinal Injury Management Demonstration
  15. 15. Eye Injury <ul><li>Flush for 20min using saline </li></ul><ul><li>Cup hand over eye </li></ul><ul><li>Treat as RICER/Burn/Protruding injury as appropriate </li></ul>
  16. 16. Displaced Tooth <ul><li>If dirty clean with saline solution </li></ul><ul><li>Wrap in clean tissue </li></ul><ul><li>Use milk or saliva to keep moist </li></ul><ul><li>Refer to a dentist ASAP </li></ul>
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