CMP 008 - Medical Emergencies

We have been talking a lot about trauma so let’s shift gears to …

Medical Emergencies Overview:

Breathing Problems

  • Asthma

  • Inhalers


  • Heimlich Maneuver

  • CPR

Allergic Reactions

  • Epi Pen

  • Difference between allergic reaction and anaphylactic shock

Heart Attack

  • Asprin

  • Difference between heart attack and cardiac arrest


  • Cake Icing for bring their sugar up


  • Stroke Exam


  • Protect the patient

  • Don’t put anything in their mouth

  • Recovery Position

Product of the week:

QuikClot Combat Gauze

  • Hemostatic Agent

  • Impregnated with kaolin (natural clay)

  • Helps with clotting

  • Doesn’t cause burns - use code: civilianmedical