First Aid Manual

Author: DK

Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd

ISBN: 0241281032

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 288

View: 2399

The First Aid Manual is the UK's only fully authorised first aid guide, endorsed by St John Ambulance, St Andrew's First Aid and the British Red Cross and packed with step-by-step first aid advice. Used as the official training manual for the UK's leading first aid organisations' courses, the bestselling First Aid Manual covers all aspects of first aid, from emergency first aid and first aid for babies and children, to the latest guidelines on resuscitation. Find out how to treat over 100 different conditions from splinters and sprained ankles to strokes and unconsciousness and how to use essential equipment. Step-by-step photography, all shot in-situ to reflect real-life issues, shows you what to do in any situation. The ideal first aid book for you and your family, keep the First Aid Manual handy; it could be a life-saver. (Previous edition ISBN 9781409342007)

Emergency care & first aid manual

a guide to handling medical emergencies and routine health care

Author: Jay Litvin

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780943935034

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 62

View: 1887

Summary: Gives advice to young babysitters on safe handling of babies and children, along with basic first aid instructions and advice on dealing with emergency situations.

A First Aid Manual for Children

In the form of three short stories

Author: Belinda Guy

Publisher: AuthorHouse

ISBN: 9781477226728

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 28

View: 7593

This is a First Aid manual with a difference...it’s for children and in the form of short stories too! Did you know that only 17% of the UK’s population knows first aid? Why not change that figure and enjoy some children’s literature at the same time. With the involvement of illustration, colour and rhymes your children are bound to learn in no time! Now is the perfect chance to learn! Belinda Guy

The Healing Crystals First Aid Manual

A Practical A to Z of Common Ailments and Illnesses and How They Can Be Best Treated with Crystal Therapy

Author: Michael Gienger

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1844093379

Category: Body, Mind & Spirit

Page: 320

View: 5979

From acne and cataracts to sprains and vomiting, this reference lists more than 100 medical conditions and describes the physical symptoms, psychological ramifications, and correct healing gemstones for each. The most effective form of the gem is specified—a polished pocket stone rather than a necklace, for example—and in some cases more than one kind of crystal is described to be effective. A comprehensive appendix with color photos of all prescribed gemstones, a guide to assembling basic home crystal kits, and a bibliography are included.

First Aid Manual

Author: Andrew MacPherson,William F Dick,Canadian Association of Emergency Physicians,Dorling Kindersley Publishing Staff

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781553632665

Category: First aid in illness and injury

Page: 288

View: 3779

First Aid Manual

Author: Dorling Kindersley Publishing Staff

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780241241233

Category:

Page: 288

View: 1322

The First Aid Manual is the UK's only fully authorised first aid guide, endorsed by St John Ambulance, St Andrew's First Aid and the British Red Cross and packed with step-by-step first aid advice. Used as the official training manual for the UK's leading first aid organisations' courses, the bestselling First Aid Manual covers all aspects of first aid, from emergency first aid and first aid for babies and children, to the latest guidelines on resuscitation, helping a drowning casualty, and snake bites. Find out how to treat over 100 different conditions from splinters and sprained ankles to strokes and unresponsiveness and how to use essential equipment including a defibrillator. Step-by-step photography, all shot in-situ to reflect real-life issues, shows you what to do in any situation. The ideal first aid book for you and your family, keep the First Aid Manual handy; it could be a life-saver. (Previous edition ISBN 9781409342007)

Johnson's First Aid Manual

Author: Frederick Kilmer

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1945186437

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 160

View: 7366

The classic 1929 guide to first aid by a household name in America.

First Aid Manual 10th edition (Irish edition)

Author: DK

Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd

ISBN: 024132873X

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 288

View: 631

The First Aid Manual is the only fully authorised first aid guide, endorsed by the Irish Red Cross and packed with step-by-step first aid advice. Used as the official training manual for leading first aid organisations' courses, the bestselling First Aid Manual covers all aspects of first aid, from emergency first aid and first aid for babies and children, to the latest guidelines on resuscitation, helping a drowning casualty, and snake bites. Find out how to deal with over 100 different first aid situations from splinters and sprained ankles to strokes and major injuries and how to use essential equipment including a defibrillator. Step-by-step photography, all shot in-situ to reflect real-life issues, shows you what to do in any situation. The ideal first aid book for you and your family, keep the First Aid Manual handy; it could be a life-saver. (Previous edition ISBN 9781405378772)

Acep First Aid Manual, 5th Edition

Author: DK Publishing

Publisher: DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)

ISBN: 9781465419507

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 288

View: 6136

A manual for diagnosing illnesses and injuries and acting in emergency situations provides techniques on treating burns, wounds, muscle injuries, shock, bites, concussions, and poisoning.

First Aid Handbook

Fast and Effective Emergency Care

Author: Pippa Keech

Publisher: Southwater Pub

ISBN: 9781844762545

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 256

View: 4186

How to cope and care in an emergency, from splints, simple bandages and slings to life saving techniques.

First Aid Handbook - Crucial Survival Skills, Emergency Procedures & Lifesaving Medical Information

Learn the Fundamental Measures for Providing Help to the Injured - With Clear Explanations & 100+ Instructive Images

Author: Department of the Army,Department of the Navy,Department of the Air Force

Publisher: Madison & Adams Press

ISBN: 8026877241

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 224

View: 7759

Whether you are faced with an open wound, an airway obstruction, a head injury, a fracture or a snakebite, this book will teach you how to help yourself or save somebody’s life. Here you will find thoroughly explained and easy to follow first aid measures for all types of casualties. Be prepared to act in a split second when emergency occurs: Content: Fundamental Criteria for First Aid: Understanding Vital Body Functions for First Aid Terminology Basics of First Aid Evaluating Causality... Basic Measures for First Aid: Open the Airway and Restore Breathing Breathing Process Assessment of and Positioning the Casualty Rescue Breathing (Artificial Respiration) Mouth-to-Mouth Method Mouth-to-Nose Method Heartbeat Stop the Bleeding and Protect the Wound Entrance and Exit Wounds Manual Pressure Digital Pressure Tourniquet Check for Shock Causes and Effects Signs and Symptoms... Specific Injuries: Head, Neck and Facial Injuries Chest Wounds Abdominal Wounds Burn Injuries Dressings and Bandages... Fractures: Signs and Symptoms Splints, Padding, Bandages, Slings, and Swathes Upper Extremity Lower Extremity Jaw, Collarbone and Shoulder Spinal Column Neck Climatic Injuries: Heat Injuries Cold Injuries Bites and Stings: Snakes Human or Animal Bites Marine Animals Insects... Nuclear, Biological and Chemical Environment: Classification of Chemical and Biological Agents Conditions for Masking Signs and Symptoms Background Information on Nerve Agents Blister Agents Choking Agents (Lung-Damaging Agents) Cyanogen (Blood) Agents Incapacitating Agents Toxins Nuclear Detonation... Psychological Reactions: Situations Requiring Psychological First Aid Respect for Others’ Feelings Emotional and Physical Disability Combat and Other Operational Stress Reactions Severe Stress or Stress Reaction Reactions and Limitations...

First Aid Manual

Author: Canadian Medical Association,Reader's Digest Association (Canada),Catherine Younger-Lewis,Garth Dickinson

Publisher: Montréal : Reader's Digest Association (Canada)

ISBN: 9780888505422

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 288

View: 5705

General first aid for dogs

first aid manual

Author: Siegfried Zahn

Publisher: Univelt

ISBN: N.A

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 98

View: 1560

Mental Health First Aid Manual

Author: Betty Kitchener,Anthony F. Jorm,Claire Kelly

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780987181930

Category: First aid in illness and injury

Page: 140

View: 6475

The 2nd edition Standard MHFA Manual (2010) was written to accompany the 12hr Standard MHFA Course.

First Aid Manual

Author: U. S. Army

Publisher: Createspace Independent Pub

ISBN: 9781475008425

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 234

View: 5189

Enhanced edition. From links in this book you can run the CPR video and also 300 instruction videos and 1,000 online articles and Wikipedia. This is now a highly valuable resource. Simply use the QR scanner on your phone to download the free interactive pdf. This manual has been researched and documented for 400 years by the U.S. Army. The videos and up-to-date links make it a very high quality resource in print and on your phone or tablet. There cannot be a better First Aid Manual. CHAPTER 1. FUNDAMENTAL CRITERIA FOR FIRST AID General Terminology Understanding Vital Body Functions for First Aid Adverse Conditions Basics of First Aid Evaluating a Casualty CHAPTER 2. BASIC MEASURES FOR FIRST AID General Section I.Open the Airway and Restore Breathing Breathing Process Assessment of and Positioning the Casualty Opening the Airway of an Unconscious or not Breathing Casualty Rescue Breathing (Artificial Respiration) Preliminary Steps-All Rescue Breathing Methods Mouth-to-Mouth Method Mouth-to-Nose Method Heartbeat Airway Obstructions Opening the Obstructed Airway-Conscious Casualty Opening the Obstructed Airway-Casualty Lying Down or Unconscious Section II. Stop the Bleeding and Protect the Wound General Clothing Entrance and Exit Wounds Field Dressing Manual Pressure Pressure Dressing Digital Pressure Tourniquet Section III. Check for Shock and Administer First Aid Measures General Causes and Effects Signs and Symptoms of Shock First Aid Measures for Shock CHAPTER 3. FIRST AID FOR SPECIFIC INJURIES General Head, Neck, and Facial Injuries General First Aid Measures Chest Wounds First Aid for Chest Wounds Abdominal Wounds First Aid for Abdominal Wounds Burn Injuries First Aid for Burns Dressings and Bandages Shoulder Bandage Elbow Bandage Hand Bandage Leg (Upper and Lower) Bandage Knee Bandage Foot Bandage CHAPTER 4. FIRST AID FOR FRACTURES General Kinds of Fractures Signs and Symptoms of Fractures Purposes of Immobilizing Fractures Splints, Padding, Bandages, Slings, and Swathes Procedures for Splinting Suspected Fractures Upper Extremity Fractures Lower Extremity Fractures Jaw, Collarbone, and Shoulder Fractures Spinal Column Fractures Neck Fractures CHAPTER 5. FIRST AID FOR CLIMATIC INJURIES General Heat Injuries Cold Injuries CHAPTER 6. FIRST AID FOR BITES AND STINGS General Types of Snakes Snakebites Human or Animal Bites Marine (Sea) Animals Insect (Arthropod) Bites and Stings First Aid for Bites and Stings CHAPTER 7. FIRST AID IN A NUCLEAR, BIOLOGICAL, AND CHEMICAL ENVIRONMENT General First Aid Materials Classification of Chemical and Biological Agents Conditions for Masking Without Order or Alarm First Aid for a Chemical Attack Background Information on Nerve Agents Signs and Symptoms of Nerve Agent Poisoning First Aid for Nerve Agent Poisoning Blister Agents Choking Agents (Lung-Damaging Agents) Cyanogen (Blood) Agents Incapacitating Agents Incendiaries Biological Agents and First Aid Toxins Nuclear Detonation CHAPTER 8. FIRST AID FOR PSYCHOLOGICAL REACTIONS General Importance of Psychological First Aid Situations Requiring Psychological First Aid Interrelationship of Psychological and Physical First Aid Goals of Psychological First Aid Respect for Others' Feelings Emotional and Physical Disability Combat and Other Operational Stress Reactions Reactions to Stress Severe Stress or Stress Reaction Application of Psychological First Aid Reactions and Limitations Stress Reactions APPENDI X A. FIRST AID CASE AND KITS, DRESSINGS, AND BANDAGES A-1.First Aid Case with Field Dressings and Bandages A-2.General Purpose First Aid Kits A-3.Dressings A-4.Standard Bandages A-5.Triangular and Cravat (Swathe) Bandages APPENDI X B. RESCUE AND TRANSPORTATION PROCEDURES B-1.General B-2. Principles of Rescue Operations B-3. Considerations B-4.Plan of Action .

First Aid Manual

Author: Dorling Kindersley, Inc.

Publisher: Dk Pub

ISBN: 9780756672355

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 288

View: 9102

A manual for diagnosing illnesses and injuries and acting in emergency situations provides techniques on treating burns, wounds, muscle injuries, shock, bites, concussions, and poisoning.

Twelve Essential Healing Crystals

Your first aid manual for preventing and treating common ailments from allergies to toothache

Author: Michael Gienger

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1844098621

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 64

View: 1503

This first aid guide to treating common ailments focuses on just 12 stones that cover a wide range of applications. The guide shows the reader how to identify the right stone for each ailment − the index lists more than 300 specific complaints, including those that occur frequently, such as: allergies, coughs, headaches, hormonal complaints, minor injuries, sunburn, stomach ache and toothache. This is your own home pharmacy in portable, pocket form. Divided into 12 chapters, one for each stone, the guide explains many illnesses and complaints in clear, concise, understandable language and suggests the appropriate stone for each ailment and how to use it. This practical, handy guide distills the essence of our current understanding of healing with gemstones. The 12 stones selected will help the reader maintain their health and heal both their body and mind.

Johnson's First Aid Manual

Suggestions for Prompt Aid to the Injured in Accidents and Emergencies ...

Author: Fred Barnett Kilmer

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: First aid in illness and injury

Page: 143

View: 2213