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Medical emergencies and first aid 

Medical emergencies and first aid
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Medical emergencies and first aid
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10.1093/med/9780199235902.003.0006
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date: 24 June 2021

Principles of first aid 104

Medical emergency drugs and equipment 106

The unconscious casualty 110

Cardiac arrest 112

Shock 114

Anaphylaxis 116

Angina 118

Asthma 120

Bleeding: cuts and grazes 122

Bleeding: dental haemorrhage 124

Burns and scalds 126

Choking and inhaled objects 128

Diabetic hypoglycaemia ...

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