Accident- an unfortunate incident that happens unexpectedly and unintentionally, typically resulting in damage or injury.
"Katie's pregnancy was an accident"
Breathing- the process of taking air into and expelling it from the lungs.
"Jackson's breathing was shallow"
Choke- (of a person or animal) have severe difficulty in breathing because of a constricted or obstructed throat or a lack of air.
"Willie choked on a mouthful of mountain dew"
Compression- the action of compressing or being compressed /the reduction in volume (causing an increase in pressure) of the fuel mixture in an internal combustion engine before ignition.
"His injuries were probably caused by compression of the umbilical cord."
Emergency -a serious, unexpected, and often dangerous situation requiring immediate action/a person with a medical condition requiring immediate treatment.
"your quick response in an emergency could be a lifesaver"
Faint- lose consciousness for a short time because of a temporarily insufficient supply of oxygen to the brain.
"she hit the floor in a dead faint"
First Aid-help given to a sick or injured person until full medical treatment is available.
"everyone should learn the fundamentals of first aid"
Heartbeat-the pulsation of the heart/a single pulsation of the heart.
"her heartbeats steadied"
Pulse-a rhythmical throbbing of the arteries as blood is propelled through them, typically as felt in the wrists or neck.
A pulse helps determine if your still alive or not
Rescue- save (someone) from a dangerous or distressing situation.
firefighters Rescue people from fires
respiration- the action of breathing.
Respiration is your bodys way of taking in air.
Abdominal Thrusts- also known as the Heimlich maneuver—can be used to expel a foreign object lodged in a choking victim's windpipe.
Give abdominal Thrusts to someone who is choking to help get the object out of there throat.
CPR- stands for cardiopulmonary resuscitation. It is an emergency lifesaving procedure that is done when someone's breathing or heartbeat has stopped
CPR can save lives of people that stopped breathing
Universal Precautions- is an approach to infection control to treat all human blood and certain human body fluids as if they were known to be infectious for HIV, HBV and other bloodborne pathogens, (Bloodborne Pathogens Standard 29 CFR 1910.1030(b) definitions).
Universal precautions are followed by every hospital.