|Document ID (ISN)||69084|
|Convention or series no.
||First aid at the workplace: Training manual for first aiders; Teacher's guide
||Första hjälpen på arbetsplatsen: Kursbok för skyddssamariter; Lärarhandledning [in Swedish]|
||Arbetarskyddsnämnden, Box 3208, 103 64 Stockholm, Sweden, 4th ed., 1994. 48p+52p. Illus. Bibl.ref.
||Revised edition of the manuals abstracted under CIS 88-149 and CIS 89-771. They are recommended for use at a 16-hour training course for first aiders. The manuals should also be reviewed regularly. They cover: preparedness at the workplace (responsibilities of employers, first aiders and occupational health services); first-aid kits and dressing materials; how to judge the situation when an accident has happened; measures in cases of unconsciousness (breathing, pulse), respiratory arrest (unconscious, no breathing but pulse) and heart arrest (unconscious, no breathing and no pulse); cardiopulmonary resuscitation of children; choking; bleeding; shock; sudden illness (asthma, allergy, epilepsy, diabetes, heart diseases); other acute accidents (burns, chemical burns, eye injuries, poisoning, frostbite, skull injuries, back and neck injuries, fractures); how to move an injured person; psychological reactions; check list.
||Sweden; training material; first aid; emergency treatment
||poisoning; unconsciousness; cardiac emergencies; frostbite; training manuals; transport of the injured; burns; eye injuries; check lists; shock following injury; fractures
||C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
|Country / State or Province||Sweden|
||Medicine, hygiene and first aid
|Broad subject area(s)
||Occupational medicine, epidemiology
First aid and emergency organization