When you are caring for a person suffering from heat exhaustion, which should you do?
Force the person to quickly drink water
Get the person into a cooler place
Put more layers of clothing on the person to protect them from the heat.
All of these responses
If somebody is ignoring the signs of heat exhaustion and continues activity within the heat, what is likely to happen?
Heat exhaustion will continue.
The body will adapt to the heat exhaustion and function normally.
Heat stroke may occur.
What should you do for a person that is experiencing frostbite?
Use skin-to-skin contact to warm the area
Rub the area vigorously
Soak the area in lukewarm water
Use skin-to-skin contact AND soak the area in lukewarm water
In a wet, cold, and windy environment, which condition is a person most likely to develop?
Which steps should you follow if you suspect a conscious person has been poisoned, but it does not appear to be severe?
Call 9-1-1 and give them liquids until help arrives
Call the Poison Control Hotline and follow their advice
Call 9-1-1 and wait until help arrives
Give them water and attempt to treat the illness yourself
If a person is experiencing trouble breathing and feels their throat tightening, how should you respond?
Take the situation seriously, call 9-1-1, and assist the person in using their epi pen
The reaction will go away on its own, just monitor the situation
Give the person water to loosen the tightening in the throat
Call 9-1-1 and wait for help
If a person is experiencing a diabetic emergency, how should somebody assist?
Call 9-1-1 immediately
Give them sugar if they are able to eat and drink and monitor their behaviors and health afterward
Call 9-1-1 after about a half hour if sugar does not assist the situation
Diabetic emergencies will get better without treatment, one must simply wait it out
Which of the following is a myth regarding the treatment of seizures?
Do not try to stop the seizure
Put something in their mouth to prevent them from swallowing their tongue
Move objects out of the way to prevent injury
Roll them to their side to drain fluid from their mouth after the seizure
You approach the scene of an accident and you find an injured person with a broken arm and a bleeding wound. You tell them that you a certified in first aid and ask them if you can help. They say "no." How should you respond?
Do not give help, but call 9-1-1
Call 9-1-1 and help them until the ambulance arrives
Do not call 9-1-1 and provide them help yourself
The Good Samaritan Law will protect you if:
You get consent from the victim
You give appropriate care for the wound
You accidentally injure someone while providing care
All of these answers
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You approach the scene of a burning building and find a man lying unconscious inside the building. You know the man must be moved, but he is heavier than you and is unconscious. You should [blank_start]drag[blank_end] him to safety and call [blank_start]9-1-1[blank_end].
Treating a bleeding wound without proper PPE (such as gloves, goggles, etc.) can result in the transmission of blood borne diseases, such as Hepatitis C and HIV.
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You find an individual conscious, yet appearing dizzy, confused, and experiencing trouble breathing. You believe they are in shock. You should first [blank_start]lie them down[blank_end], then help them maintain [blank_start]body temperature[blank_end], and [blank_start]reassure the person[blank_end].
lie them down
have them sit upright
reassure the person
have them drink fluids
allow them to sleep
Which of the following are components of RICE, used to treat joint and muscle injuries? Check all that apply.
Which of the following are true statements? Check all that apply.
Closed wounds involve internal bleeding, though it might be minor.
Open wounds involve an opening in the skin.
Bruises are a type of open wound that bleed under the skin.
Punctures are the most common type of open wound.
When you are lifting, carrying, or dragging a victim from a dangerous situation, it is important to stabilize their head, neck, and spine to prevent further injury.
You are in the woods camping and trip over a tree root, fracturing your wrist as you brace yourself. You have rope, pieces of cardboard (to start fires), a towel, and extra clothing. How should you use these supplies to splint the injury until you can get medical assistance?
Create a rigid splint using the pieces of cardboard and pieces of rope
Wrap the towel around your arm to create a soft splint
There is no way to treat this injury
Put on the extra clothing to protect the wrist in case you get injured again
Which of the following are types of burns that affect the body? Check all that apply.