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Pre-hospital immediate care 

Pre-hospital immediate care
Pre-hospital immediate care

Judith Collier

, Murray Longmore

, and Keith Amarakone

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date: 03 March 2021

Accidents and their prevention 791

Accident statistics (UK) 792

Basic life support (artificial respiration) 794

Choking 795

Road crashes

Assessment and triage 796

Triage algorithm 797

Equipment 798

First aid treatment 798

‘Scoop & run’ or ‘stay & play’? 799

Recovery position 799

Hazards and extrication ...

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