How Confident Would You Be In A Medical Emergency? How Confident Would You be In A Medical Emergency? Take the quiz to find out! 1. You come upon a person that is not moving, what should your first course of action be? Get a glass of water and throw it on his/her face to see if he/she wakes up. Survey the Scene. Make sure it is safe for you to approach the victim without potentially harming yourself or others. Go to the victim, shake and ask him/her to wake up. Call 7-6-7 or 1-1-2 and tell them you do not know what to do2. Which of the following should you do first when your colleague has suffered an electrical shock? Move the victim away from the electrical source with a help of a non-conducting object Shut off the source of electricity if possible Check the victim’s breathing and pulse. Begin CPR if necessary Lay the victim down with his/her head lower than the rest of the body Call 767/112 or bring in an emergency medical team3. Which of the following is the most common symptom of a heart attack? Nausea Shortness of breath Chest Pain Cough4. CPR stands for Can Patient Revive Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation Create Positive Rebirth Clear Pulse Revival5. To clean a dirty open wound, you should use? Water Alcohol Hydrogen peroxide Antiseptic wipes None of the above6. Your friend to has spilled hot coffee on their hand and complains of pain. What should you do? Apply burn cream to the effect skin and wrap with sterile dressing. Put a bag of ice or cold compress on the burn air until the swelling and pain reduces. Hold the hand under cold running water from a faucet for 10 - 15 minutes. Pour ice cold water over the burn area. None of the above.7. What must wear before providing first-aid to anyone, especially a stranger? Protective gloves CPR barrier Clean clothes A first-aid certification card8. The most common cause of accidents in the home is falling. To reduce the risk of falling in your home you: Just keep a good eye on everyone. Make sure there's nothing on the floor to trip over. Have no-slip grips on rugs and handrails, and well-lit hallways, rooms, and stairways All of the above.9. If someone faints, what's the first thing you should do? Raise her feet Give her water to drink Slap her face to revive her Throw cold water on her10. The most common cause of fires in the home is cooking accidents. Do you have a fire extinguisher in your kitchen? Yes NoPlease let us know if you have comments or questions about Do You Know What To Do In A Medical Emergency? or any other issue! Thank you for taking the quiz! Please leave your Name and Email below to receive a detailed result which includes the correct answers and further information. Best wishes and be safe. Name Email Time is Up!