How to recognize and respond to the 40 most common medical emergencies.
This book will prepare people for the most common medical crises with easy-to-understand information they can use before rushing to the emergency room. It has been written to be easy to follow even during the most stressful conditions.
● How to tell if someone is having a stroke, heart attack, or epileptic episode.
● How to know if the victim should be moved, lifted, or turned.
● What to do until emergency help arrives.
● How to perform CPR, dislodge obstructions, make and use tourniquets—and what items should be in your home and car to serve as an emergency kit.