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Document ID (ISN)46090
CIS number 86-863
Year 1982
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Seki C.T., Branco S.S., Zeller Ú.M.H.
Title Manual of first aid in treating occupational accidents
Original title Manual de primeiros socorros nos acidentes do trabalho [in Portuguese]
Bibliographic information Fundacentro, C.P.11484, CEP 05499 São Paulo, SP, Brazil, 1982. 4th ed. 98p. Illus.
Abstract This booklet describes the contents of first-aid boxes to be provided in the workplace and it gives directions to be followed after various emergencies: cuts and bleeding; burns; foreign bodies in facial openings; poisoning; fainting; convulsions; extreme temperatures; shock; electric shock; cardiac arrest (cardiac massage); respiratory arrest (artificial respiration); fractures; contusions; twists and dislocations; bites by poisonous animals. Details are given on how to transport accident victims.
Descriptors (primary) occupational accidents; first aid; injuries; first-aid equipment
Descriptors (secondary) poisoning; extreme temperatures; unconsciousness; convulsions; manuals; resuscitation; artificial respiration; cardiac massage; fractures; sprains; dislocations; wounds; contusion; foreign bodies; burns; developing countries; electric shock; shock following injury; transport of the injured; Brazil
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Subject(s) Medicine, hygiene and first aid
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) First aid and emergency organization