There are situations when your competent and precise actions can save a human life. If you see that a person has lost consciousness, his breath is not bugged, immediately call an ambulance. And before she arrives, it is necessary to assess the condition of the victim, and begin resuscitation actions (heart massage and artificial respiration), if necessary.
Heart massage – when it is needed
By heart massage (indirect – NMS), we mean actions that are meant to “start” the stopped heart muscle. Continue reading
Heart failure annually takes many lives. Doctors believe that this pathology is leading among the causes of mortality in humans. In this case, doctors say that some tragedies can be avoided. If a person who is able to recognize the signs of sudden cardiac arrest and who knows how to give help is found to be unfortunate, the patient is often able to reanimate.
So, why does the “main motor” stop occur? What are the symptoms to determine the impending problem? How to help yourself or another person? Continue reading
Winter brings a lot of fun. Sledding or ice skating, playing snowballs, making snowmen. And, of course, hiking on skis, winter fishing. However, not all of this entertainment is safe. Moving on thin ice can lead to serious consequences. What you need to know to not be in a terrible situation? How to escape if you still fell through the ice? And how to help a drowning person?
8 rules that protect against “failure”
Having decided to go skating or fishing, do not rush to go on the ice. Initially, you need to test it for strength. Do not forget that the ice can be fraught with serious danger. Continue reading
Electrical damage, or electric shock, we usually get in everyday life: broken sockets, electrical appliances, neglect of elementary precautions – these are the main causes of electrical injury. But danger can wait and on the street. These are dangling electric wires, thunderstorms with lightning.
An electric trauma can be deadly, and often the first, even first-aid first aid rendered on time, will save a person’s life if an electric shock occurs. Continue reading
Alcoholic poisoning of moderate severity can be treated at home on their own, with a more severe degree of alcohol intoxication, the patient needs medical assistance and hospital treatment.
Here is an approximate algorithm of actions for intoxication when the patient is conscious.
Remove ethanol from the stomach (ethanol) Continue reading