Central East Prehospital Care Program Pcp Protocols

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Central East Prehospital Care Program Pcp Protocols

UNOFFICIAL CEPCP Protocol Practice Quiz


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  • 1. 
    For what size patient is the following supraglottic airway indicated?
    • A. 

      < 4 feet

    • B. 

      4 to 4'11 feet

    • C. 

      5 to 5'11 feet

    • D. 

      6+ feet

  • 2. 
    Read the following procedures regarding King LT use and select the appropriate missing steps as per the CEPCP protocol.============================================================1. Attempt basic manoeuvres as needed; positioning, suctioning, pharyngeal airway insertion and bag-valve-mask (BVM) ventilation in addition to application of 100% oxygen. Initiate cardiac monitoring and pulse oximetry.2. ______________________________________________________________3. Choose the appropriate size supraglottic airway and check the cuff.4. ______________________________________________________________5. Prior to ventilation, an inline filter will be placed between the airway and the BVM.6. Consider applying a C-collar and using a backboard to help maintain correct airway placement.7. Continue to confirm correct placement of the airway frequently, up to and including the final transfer of care with the receiving medical staff.
    • A. 

      2. Obtain history about possible caustic ingestion or vomitting prior to arrival. 4. Insert the supraglottic airway and inflate the cuff. Confirm correct placement a minimum of three ways and secure the airway.

    • B. 

      2. Examine the airway and ensure it is clear and there is no edema or swelling 4. Insert the supraglottic airway and inflate the cuff. Confirm correct placement a minimum of three ways and secure the airway.

    • C. 

      2. Contact CACC and confirm response of ACP backup (if not presently on scene), should insertion of the supraglottic airway not be successful 4. Insert the supraglottic airway and inflate the cuff. Confirm correct placement a minimum of three ways and secure the airway.

    • D. 

      2. Preoxygenate the patient for 30 – 60 seconds with 100% oxygen. 4. Insert the supraglottic airway and inflate the cuff. Confirm correct placement a minimum of three ways and secure the airway.

  • 3. 
    • A. 

      Severe asthma with silent chest

    • B. 

      GCS 3 with no gag reflex to OPA/NPA

    • C. 

      GCS

    • D. 

      Cardiac arrest

    • E. 

      Respiratory arrest

  • 4. 
    Which of the following are CONTRAINDICATIONS for the use of a supraglottic airway?(select all that apply)
    • A. 

      Active vomitting and / or inability to clear the airway

    • B. 

      Caustic chemical ingestion

    • C. 

      Known febrile illness or SRI outbreak declared by medical officer of health

    • D. 

      Airway edema

    • E. 

      Upper airway stridor

  • 5. 
    For what size patient is the following supraglottic airway indicated?
    • A. 

      < 4 feet

    • B. 

      4 to 4'11 feet

    • C. 

      5 to 5'11 feet

    • D. 

      6+ feet

  • 6. 
    • A. 

      Patient is ≥ 40 kg

    • B. 

      Patient is ≥8 years of age

    • C. 

      Patient is

    • D. 

      Patient is ≥16 years of a

    • E. 

      Patient is alert and responsive

  • 7. 
    For what size patient is the following supraglottic airway indicated?
    • A. 

      < 4 feet

    • B. 

      4 to 4'11 feet

    • C. 

      5 to 5'11 feet

    • D. 

      6+ feet