TITLE

TREATING FOR SHOCK

AUTHOR(S)
Wagner, Jim
PUB. DATE
October 2007
SOURCE
Black Belt;Oct2007, Vol. 45 Issue 10, p60
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the three steps for treating a person who may be going into shock because he can die, even when the actual injury is not life threatening. These include laying the victim on his back and elevating his legs above his heart, usually about a foot off the ground; Keeping the victim warm by covering him with a blanket or jacket; and comforting the victim by assuring him that help is on the way.
ACCESSION #
26380117

 

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