First Aid - Medical Emergencies

Learning objectives

  • Recognize the symptoms and appropriate responses for cardiac arrest, asthma, and anaphylaxis emergencies.
  • Identify how to respond to high or low blood sugar emergencies.
  • Explain how to respond to a person having a seizure.
  • Describe what you should do if you feel faint and how to assist others who have fainted.
  • State how to recognize the symptoms of a stroke using the “FAST” method..

Course overview

This lesson will teach you how to appropriately respond to medical emergencies involving or caused by respiratory distress, hypoglycemia, seizures, fainting and stroke.
  • 15 minutes
  • Format: Online Interactive
  • English , Spanish
Course Outline
  • Introduction
  • Respiratory Distress
  • Blood Sugar Emergencies
  • Seizures, Fainting and Stroke
  • American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology, allergist, Asthma Attack, 2014,
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