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How To Move An Unconscious Obese Patient Emt
The definition started with Louis Israel Dublin, chief statistician of the Metropolitan life insurance company, in the early 1940s, as a BMI >25 (definitely >30) for people in their 20's based on retrospective observational life insurance data of the age at which people died later in life. This was subsequently adopted by the medical disease industry. However, BMI is ...Read more
How long can a patient stay unconscious for after over dosing on prescription drugs ? What's is the danger zone , when should they start to recover
If a patient is still unconscious after a car accident for 14 hours. What probably happened to him?
If patient has been unconscious for 3 days without being treated, will patient come out to the coma? She was found 3 1/2 days later....
Unclear: There is no definitive answer, as there are very many mitigating factors. In and of itself, it is possible to recover from a coma. Recovery mostly depends on what caused the coma and if damage (if any detectable damage) is reversible. Speak honestly and openly with your medical team, they should do the same in answering your questions. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Depends on a reason: It really depends on the reason they fell in the first place. ...Read more
Is a patient who's receiving therapeutic hypothermia always sedated with meds? Or does the lowered body temperature render them unconscious?
Hypothermia: Every patient I have seen that received therapeutic hypothermia has been on a ventilator. These patients receive a combination of three medications, a paralyzing agent so the ventilator can breath for them , an opioid for pain, and a sedative so they are not really aware of what's going on. If I were the patient, I would want all three of these medications. ...Read more
An acutly injured patient needed a laparotomy operation urgently,and he was unconscious but he was presented to hospital alone,can u do opperation ?
Trauma : Of course. Anyone that comes to the ER as a trauma or emergency and is determined to need an operation will get it. ...Read more
I am a patient of Epilepsy. The symptom is i dont remember the things that has happened with me for the time i am unconscious. Is it curable or not?
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