Getting the Basics Right: Managing a Faint

Human Factors & Situational Awareness
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“Fainting spells can stop an expedition in its tracks. When the panicked call of “medic!” rings out, be ready to respond. Dr. Will Duffin condensed his wilderness first responder training into this quick video packed with need-to-know advice. Learn key assessment and management fundamentals – from initial recovery positioning, observing vital signs, and identifying triggers to consider; to red flags that could indicate something more serious. With step-by-step guidance and insightful practice pointers, get the knowledge you need to handle fainting episodes and help your patient get back on their feet.”

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Length: 4m
Host: Will Duffin

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