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Police First Aid Pocket Guide

  • Jones and Bartlett Learning
  • ISBN-10: 0763783277
  • ISBN-13: 9780763783273
  • 0 Pages | Paperback
  • COPYRIGHT: 2007 Published
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About the Product

Meets 2005 UK Resuscitation Council Guidelines! The Police First Aid Pocket Guide is an excellent resource for action at common emergencies. This quick reference guide gives police officers the tools necessary to prevent and minimize injury, provide comfort, and maximize care until expert care arrives. This guide is perfect for officers that want quick, portable access to vital first aid information in place of, or in addition to, taking a formal first aid course.

Table of Contents

Introduction

Scene Survey
Casualty Assessment
Basic Life Support
Shock
Recovery Position
Fainting
Bleeding and Wounds
Head Injuries
Eye Injuries
Nosebleeds
Dental Injuries
Chest Injuries
Abdominal Injuries
Blisters
Swallowed Poison
Insect Stings
Tick Removal
Carbon Monoxide
Thermal Burns
Chemical Burns
Electrical Injuries
Frostbite
Hypothermia
Heat-related Emergencies
Fractures
Spinal Injuries
Muscle Injuries
Heart Attack
Stroke
Diabetic Emergencies
Convulsion
Emergency Delivery of a Baby