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Select all that apply. Which of the following statements are true of the Good Samaritan laws? They are meant to discourage bystanders from helping accident victims. They provide legal protection
for rescuers. They provide legal protection for victims. They are meant to encourage responsible people to offer aid to accident victims.
They are meant to encourage responsible people to offer aid to accident victims.
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User: The signs of ____ include hot, flushed skin and diminished sweating.

User: Heat stroke can lead to brain damage, or even death. True False

User: The signs of ____ might include pale, moist skin, heavy sweating, and dizziness.

User: Select all that apply. Which of the following statements are true of the Good Samaritan laws? They are meant to discourage bystanders from helping accident victims. They provide legal protection for rescuers. They provide legal protection for victims. They are meant to encourage responsible people to offer aid to accident victims.

Weegy: They are meant to encourage responsible people to offer aid to accident victims.
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User: Signs of moderate to severe ____ include white or grayish skin, blisters, and numbness.

User: A list of emergency care numbers should be kept: in a kitchen drawer in your address book near every phone in the house near the kitchen phone Question #8MultipleChoice Score: The most important thing to do in an emergency is: leave the victim in the position in which you found him or herstay calmwear rubber glovesall of the above Question #9TrueFalse Score: Elevating a shock victim's feet will help his or her circulation. TrueFalse Question #10MultipleChoice Score: The quick and ready administration of basic medical help given to victims until emergency medical care can be given is known as: EMSfirst aidGood Samaritancompassion Question #11MultipleChoice Score: If a shock victim is feeling cold, what is the best thing to do for him? give him a drink of warm watercover him with a blanketencourage him to keep movingsit him in a chair Question #12TextMultipleChoice Score: When treating minorsevereelectrical burns, run cool water over the burned area, pat the area dry, and then cover it with a sterile bandage. Question #13TrueFalse Score: In order to keep a victim of severe internal bleeding from going into shock, keep him or her moving until EMS arrives. TrueFalse Question #14MultipleChoice Score: In which of the following situations should you call the Poison Control Center? chest pain or pressurepossible overdose on medicationvomiting of bloodnone of the above Question #15MultipleChoice Score: You must ask the victim permission to administer first aid if: the victim is consciousthe victim is unconsciousthe victim is a childthe victim is mentally handicappedall of the above Question #16MultipleChoice Score: Which of the following injuries is the most severe? severed fingerbroken legscraped torsobreathlessness Question #17MultipleChoice Score: Signs of a sprain, fracture, or dislocation might include: bruisingpainswellingall of the above Question #18MultipleChoice Score: What should you do if a person is choking and is unable to speak, breathe, or cough? put pressure on their chesthit them on the backdeliver 5 back blow and 5 abdominal thrustsadminister rescue breathing techniques Question #19MultipleChoice Score: If someone has suffered a neck, back, or head injury, you should not: touch the victim's head with your handsmove the victimstabilize the victim's head and neckall of the above Question #20TextMultipleChoice Score: Call the Poison Control CenterEMSAnimal Control immediately if a person is bitten by a snake or shows signs of an allergic reaction to a bee sting. Question #21MultipleChoice Score: What should you do if a person is unconscious and not breathing? put pressure on their chesthit them on the backperform the Heimlich Maneuverbegin CPR Question #22TextMultipleChoice Score: AvulsionsAbrasionsBruisesPunctures are caused by a scraping away of the skin's surface and are susceptible to infection. Question #23MultipleSelect Score: Select all that apply. Which of the following are ways to help a victim of hypothermia warm up gradually? Cover the victim with a blanket.Put warm dry clothes on the victim.Give the victim warm liquids if he is conscious.Place the victim in a hot bath. Question #24MultipleChoice Score: A fracture is defined as: the displacement of a bone from a jointthe tearing or stretching of the ligaments and tendons that support a jointa broken, cracked, or chipped bonetorn or stretched muscles Question #25TextMultipleChoice Score: Click on the box to indicate the correct order of procedures to deal with a heat related illness. First: Get the victim out of the heat.Call EMS.Fan the victim's body.Remove sweat-saturated clothing.Cover the victim with cool, damp sheets. Second: Fan the victim's bodyGet the victim out of the heat.Remove sweat-saturated clothing.Call EMS.Cover the victim's body with cool, damp sheets. Third: Fan the victim's body.Cover the victim's body with cool, damp sheets.Get the victim out of the heat.Remove sweat-saturated clothing.Call EMS. Fourth: Remove sweat saturated clothing.Get the victim out of the heat.Cover the victim's body with cool, damp sheets.Fan the victim's body.Call EMS. Fifth: Cover the victim's body with cool, damp sheets.Call EMS.Get the victim out of the heat.Fan the victim's body.Remove sweat saturated clothing. Question #26TextMultipleChoice Score: The signs of frostbiteheat strokeheat exhaustionhypothermia include hot, flushed skin and diminished sweating. Question #27TextMultipleChoice Score: The signs of heat exhaustionfrostbiteheat strokehypothermia might include pale, moist skin, heavy sweating, and dizziness. Question #28TextMultipleChoice Score: SecondFirstThird degree burns only cause redness, minor pain, and swelling. Question #29Matching Score: Match the following: 1. the cessation of the pumping of the heart shock 2. the death of part of the heart muscle stroke symptoms 3. an unplanned event that usually results in injury or loss accident 4. a sudden and temporary lack of blood flow to the brain caused by clot or blockage in an artery cardiac arrest 5. slurred speech, confusion, and numbness ingested poisons 6. nausea, persistent chest pain, and irregular pulse rate inhaled poisons 7. a life-threatening condition brought on by a serious injury or illness injected poisons 8. medication, pesticides, and household cleaners stroke 9. car exhaust, household cleaners, and chlorine fumes heart attack symptoms 10. poison ivy, poison sumac, battery acid, and lawn fertilizers absorbed poisons 11. spider and snake venom heart attack Question #30MultipleSelect Score: Select all that apply. Which of the following injuries can be treated by applying direct pressure with a bandage or towel? a severe wounda minor cuta bruisean internal rupture Question #31MultipleChoice Score: It is important to wear rubber gloves or a plastic face mask when administering first aid: to protect yourself and the victim from the spread of infectious diseasesto keep blood or other fluids from getting on your face or handsto be modestnot only to protect yourself and the victim from the spread of infectious diseases but also to keep blood or other fluids from getting on your face or hands Question #32TextMultipleChoice Score: If someone is suffering from frostbite, submerge the affected area in hotwarmcold water until unfrozen; do not rubrub the area. Question #33MultipleChoice Score: In which of the following situations should you alert EMS? a minor cuta headachecoughingloss of consciousness

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