First Aid Scenario Checklist: Scenario 2: Choking

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What is the first step?
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View airway obstruction, state that you witness a case of obstruction
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After observing a choking what do you do?
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Ask the victim if they are choking
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What is proper form to remove an obstruction
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Form a fist, thumb on stomach, wrap arms tightly and upward thrusts
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What happens after abdominal thrusts?
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Call 911
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What do you state to 911?
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Your name, location, number, situation, number of victims, SITREP, verbalize that the operator told you its ok to hang up
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Whats after 911?
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change gloves and assist with BLS
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What are the summary steps?
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reassured and checked the status of the victims, remove gloves properly, put PPE’s in biological waste bag, use hand sanitizer

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