Busy. Please wait.
Log in using Clever

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
Sign up using Clever

Username is available taken
show password


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
Your email address is only used to allow you to reset your password. See our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Didn't know it?
click below
Knew it?
click below
Don't know
Remaining cards (0)
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Lifeguard Final Exam

American Red Cross Lifeguard Concepts

When should CPR be performed on a victim? If the victim is in cardiac arrest or unconscious with an obstructed airway.
What should you do after an AED says "No Shock Advised?" Perform CPR for about 2 minutes.
Place the heel of one hand on the center of the chest with the other hand on top.
What should you do once you have turned on the AED? Apply the pads and allow the AED to analyze the heart rhythm.
What is most appropriate when providing care to a conscious infant who is choking? Position the infant so the head is lower than the chest.
What is the cycle of chest compressions and ventilations in two-rescuer CPR for an infant? 15 chest compressions and 2 ventilations.
What is the purpose of a secondary assessment? Identify and care for conditions that are not life threatening.
The bleachers at a swim meet suddenly collapse. Out of all the symptoms in the crowd, who should you care for first?
A stroke.
As the only lifeguard performing CPR on an 7-year old, what cycle would you perform?
You notice a child is choking on food at the concession stand. After activating your EAP and getting consent from the parents, what should you do next?
What should you do if there is a risk of the AED pads touching each other on a small child or infant?
The chest is able to fully recoil between compressions.
Check the victim for responsiveness.
What can you assume about an airway if an infant is crying uncontrollably? The airway is open.
What factors can identify sudden illness?
Created by: koalas2013



Use these flashcards to help memorize information. Look at the large card and try to recall what is on the other side. Then click the card to flip it. If you knew the answer, click the green Know box. Otherwise, click the red Don't know box.

When you've placed seven or more cards in the Don't know box, click "retry" to try those cards again.

If you've accidentally put the card in the wrong box, just click on the card to take it out of the box.

You can also use your keyboard to move the cards as follows:

If you are logged in to your account, this website will remember which cards you know and don't know so that they are in the same box the next time you log in.

When you need a break, try one of the other activities listed below the flashcards like Matching, Snowman, or Hungry Bug. Although it may feel like you're playing a game, your brain is still making more connections with the information to help you out.

To see how well you know the information, try the Quiz or Test activity.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards