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Bleeding and Shock

Bleeding and shockanswer
bleeding fromth nose is reffered to as? Epistaxis
the point where an artery lies close to the surface of the skin over a bone is called a? Pressure Point
insufficient supply of oxygen and other nutrients to the body is called? Shock/Hypoperfusion
bright red spurting blood would indicate? Arterial bleeding
dark red even flowing blood would indicate? Venous bleeding
slowly oozing dark or intermediate colored blood would indicate? capillary bleeding
the first method for controlling bleeding is? direct pressure
? are used only as a last result to control bleeding when all other methods have failed. tourniquets
this large medical device forces blood up from the extremities to the vital organs? PASG Pants
a blood disease that prevents normal activation of clotting mechanisms found in the blood. Hemophilia
Type of shock resulting from decreased blood volume? Hypovolemic shock
Type of shock generally created by mechanical obstruction or compression that prevents blood from reaching the heart? Obstructive shock
Tpye of shock caused by an abnormal distribution of blood in the vessels or throughout the body? Distributive shock
Type of shock usually cause by spinal cord or head injury causing the central nervous system to lose control of the vascular system vaso/neurogenic shock
type of shock resulting from the bodies abnormal reaction to a foreign protien? Anaphylactic shock
Type of shock resulting from toxins produced by a severe infection? Septic shock
Type of shock resulting from inadequate pumping of the heart? Cardiogenic shock
The stage of shock in which the body tries to maintain an adequate rate of perfusion? Compensatory shock
In this stage of shock the body shunts blood away from the extremities and perfuses only the vital organs in an effort to maintain life? Decompensatory shock
I n this final stage of shock the body has had severe organ injury and cannot be saved Irreversible shock
Created by: duggerson