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Shock first aid

Shock first aid

Fire shock due to serious wounds, Burns, electric shock, fractures, severe pain and haemorrhage caused by a life-threatening wounded, extremely dangerous and serious syndrome. Although some of the wounds that don’t directly kill, but if treatment time, which often caused severe shock can be fatal to people. Symptoms of shock are the lips and pale, Coolness of extremities, pulse weak, rapid breathing, sweating, apathy, thirsty, severe cases may appear unresponsive, or even not conscious or unconscious, and lip cyanosis of the extremities, limbs were cold, hazy as the pulse, blood pressure decreased, anuria. Main method is to prevent shock and shock:
1. On the fire as soon as possible to find and rescue the injured, properly wound, bleeding, pollution and pain reduction. Especially for fractures, joint injuries, and chunks of soft tissue injuries, to be well fixed in a timely manner. Everything external to a timely and effective manner to stop bleeding. Determine internal bleeding of the wounded and rushed to hospital for medical treatment.
2. The emergency medical evacuation of the wounded, to be placed in a safe and secure place, let the casualty supine rest and warm comfort and care, to remove the wounded mind of worries. After treating the injured people getting short rest, hospital treatment as soon as possible.
3. For wounded with severe pain and pain medication. Or ear pain, the injury the applicable parts of point selection and matching door God, pillow, adrenal gland, cortex inferior points.
4. Not unconscious or visceral injury-free the wounded, several times with a few drinks, such as soup, rice soup, hot tea or salt water and so on. In addition, to keep warm in winter, should pay attention to heatstroke in summer, conditions to replace wet clothing, the casualty supine, keep breathing smooth, if necessary, should also be done. Unconscious wounded acupuncture, Shi Xuan, clearance, Yongquan point to first aid.