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NCJ Number: 68815 Find in a Library
Title: FIRST AID AND EMERGENCY PROCEDURES
Corporate Author: Michigan Dept of Corrections
Office of Health Care
Correctional Health Care Program
United States of America
Editor(s): M TOMCZYK; B WORGESS
Date Published: Unknown
Page Count: 38
Sponsoring Agency: Michigan Dept of Corrections
Lansing, MI 48913
National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
US Dept of Justice
Washington, DC 20531
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Document: PDF
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THIS REFERENCE FOR TRAINED CUSTODY STAFF CONTAINS BRIEF EXPLANATIONS OF FIRST AID AND EMERGENCY PROCEDURES FOR ALL 31 COMMON EMERGENCIES, RANGING FROM ALLERGIC REACTIONS, BITES, AND BLISTERS TO VOMITING.
Abstract: PREVIOUS TRAINING IN EMERGENCY PROCEDURES IS ASSUMED. SITUATIONS COVERED ARE ALLERGIC REACTIONS, ARTIFICIAL RESPIRATION, BITES, BLISTERS, BRUISES, BURNS, CHOKING, CONVULSIONS, CUTS AND SCRATCHES, AND DIABETES. ALSO INCLUDED ARE EMERGENCIES INVOLVING EARS, ELECTRIC SHOCK, SERIOUS ACCIDENTS OR ILLNESS, EYES, FAINTING, FROSTBITE, AND HEAD INJURIES, AND THOSE INVOLVING HEADACHE, HEART-LUNG RESUSCITATION, HEAT EXHAUSTION, HEAT STROKE, MOUTH, NOSE, POISONING, PUNCTURE WOUNDS, SEVERE BLEEDING, SHOCK, SPLINTERS, STINGS, SUSPECTED FRACTURES OR DISLOCATIONS, AND VOMITING AND ABDOMINAL PAIN. AN INDEX IS INCLUDED.
Index Term(s): Correctional Officers; Emergency procedures; First aid
Note: CORRECTIONAL HEALTH CARE PROGRAM - RESOURCE MANUAL
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