CMP 006 - Circulation and Shock

Recap: Phases of Care

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Circulation

Pulses

Carotid

Femoral

Radial

Estimated blood pressures

Carotid 60-70

Femoral 70-80
Radial 80-90

Secondary Blood Sweep

Shock

What is Shock?

Some symptoms of shock

Compensated

Decompensated

Irreversible

Physiological responses to blood loss.

Basic shock first aid - is raising the legs above the heart myth or what

Medics Only

TXA - Prevents clots from breaking down

Whole Blood - carries o2

IV Fluid - regain mental status or radial pulse only

Product of the week:

TMT - Tactical Mechanical Tourniquet

1.85 inches wide

Audible click when windlass is secure

5-¾ min 38” max

They have a junctional plate that will attach to it which is why I think this TQ is worth a look at

After Action Video:

Video posted in Skinny Medic Facebook group

Guy has multiple stab wounds to the torso

Civilianmedical for a 10% at medical gear outfitters - code is civilianmedical