PALS

  1. Initial impression involves what 3 things?
    consciousness, breathing, and color
  2. Flushed skin indicates ____ or ____.
    fever or presence of a toxin
  3. What to do if initial impression is:  nonresponsive & not breathing/only gasping?
    activate emergency response & check for a pulse

    • if there is a pulse ->  respirations
    • no pulse or pulse is <60BPM despite adequate ventilation -> start CPR
  4. Evaluation of a child that does not have a life-threatening problem?
    • ABCDE
    • A-airway
    • B-breathing
    • C-circulation
    • D-disability
    • E-exposure
Author
Anonymous
ID
277831
Card Set
PALS
Description
PALS
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