D.R.S.A.B.C.D

7 steps to saving a life

BY: FATIMA ARMAN RAD

DANGER

Make sure that the place is secure for yourself, others and the patient.

RESPONSE

Check if the patient RESPONSE-Ask whats their name

-squeeze shoulders

RESPONSE

.make patient comfortable!

.check for any injuries

.monitor response

NO RESPONSE

.SEND FOR HELP!!!!!

SEND for help

Call "000" ask for ambulance


Ask another person to call

AIRWAY

Open mouth-if foreign material is present:

1.Place in the recovery position

2.Clear patients AIRWAY with fingers

Open AIRWAY by tilting head with chin lift

BREATHING

Check for breathing

CPR

Start CPR-

continue CPR until help arrives or patient recovers

DEFIBRILLATION

Apply defibrillator if available and follow voice prompts