Legal And Ethical Issues Assignment | Homework For You
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1. Refer to the Work Health and Safety Regulations 2011 and identify any 3 (three) specific obligations placed on the persons conducting a business or undertaking (PCBU) regarding first aid provision in the workplace.
2. What is the duty of care of a trained first aider or trained volunteer in a first aid situation? (In 30-50 words).
3. What is the duty of care recommendation by the Australian and New Zealand Committee on Resuscitation (ANZCOR) for healthcare professionals who are off-duty in a first aid situation? (In 30-50 words).
4. Differentiate between expressed and implied consents and provide an example of each for these 2 (two) types of consents in the context of provision of first aid (in 60-80 words).
5. Identify 2 (two) legal factors that determine whether first aid could be provided without consent (reference- ARC Guideline 10.5 – Legal and Ethical Issues Related to Resuscitation).
6. Identify 5 (five) destressing strategies you could implement following an emergency situation.
7. Briefly describe the importance of debriefing following an emergency situation (in 20-40 words).
8. Briefly describe the recommended method to assess a collapsed person’s response (in 30-50 words).
9. Identify parts of the human rib cage indicated in the following diagram.
10. Identify 2 (two) anatomical and physiological changes occurring to the upper airway of an unconscious person lying on their back.
11. What happens to the casualty’s vital organs during cardio-pulmonary resuscitation? (In 20-40 words).
12. What is the recommended rate of CPR?
13. Provide 3 (three) situations where you could cease providing CPR to a casualty.
14. Identify the 4 (four) links within the chain of survival.
15. Briefly describe how you could conduct a visual assessment of the casualty as part of the secondary survey (in 40-60 words).
16. Briefly describe how you could conduct a verbal assessment of the casualty as part of the secondary survey (in 40-60 words).
17. What is the potential need for stress-management techniques following an emergency situation, especially for the first-aid provider or bystander? (20-40 words)
18. Briefly describe what a first aid provider should look, listen and feel for when assessing breathing.( 30-60 words)
19. Briefly describe the specific first aid management of the following scenarios adequately referring to the ARC guidelines.
19.1 An adult casualty suffering thermal burns from a direct heat contact (in 60-80 words):
19.2 An adult casualty suffering from crush injury on the chest (due to heavy falling debris) (in 60-80 words each):
19.3 An adult casualty with a medical warning bracelet for diabetes mellitus and presenting with symptoms of hypoglycaemia (in 50-70 words):
19.4 Dislocations:(50-70 words)
19.5 A drowning adult casualty:(50-70 words)
19.6 Hypothermia:(50-70 words)
19.7 A conscious casualty suffering from heat exhaustion and dehydration: (50-100 words)
19.8 Heat stroke: (50-100 words)
19.9 Scald injury of eyes: (50-80 words)
19.10 Bleeding left ear after diving: (50-100 words)
19.11 A child experiencing febrile convulsions:( 50-100 words)
19.12 Management of epilepsy (the first seizure episode lasted for five or more minutes and a second seizure quickly followed the first): (50-100 words)
19.13 A casualty in shock following severe bleeding: (50-100 words)
19.14 Casualties suffering from sprain, bruise and strain (50-80 words)
19.15 A casualty presenting with sudden (acute) facial weakness, arm weakness, difficulty in speaking: (50-100 words)
19.16 A casualty who is found in a confused state following a fall (suspected head injury):(50-100 words)
19.17 A conscious casualty suffering neck and spinal injuries following a bicycle incident: (50-100 words)
19.18 A casualty suffering from an accidental needle stick injury from a syringe used by another person: (50- 100 words)
19.19 A conscious casualty who mistakenly ingested a poisonous substance: (50-80 words)
19.20 A conscious casualty who has inhaled a toxic substance (50-80 words):
20. Identify the piece of good Samaritan™ legislation relevant to your State/Territory. Briefly outline the application of the identified Act in the provision of first aid (in 30-50 words).
21. Is gasping™ a normal respiratory pattern? How could you describe gasping? (In 20-40 words). 22. What happens to a casualty™s upper airway with the head tilt/chin lift manoeuvre? (In 20-30 words).