Electronic Control Devices For Ems Personnel Quiz

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  • 1. 
    What is the Most commonly used Electronic Control Device used by Law Enforcment?
    • A. 

      Taser C2

    • B. 

      ShockTec Defence 8

    • C. 

      Taser X26

    • D. 

      Phazzer Dragon

  • 2. 
    A Taser can deliver a 5 second, 30 second, or continuous shock to a suspect/patient.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    A Taser X26 provides ____ joules per pulse.
  • 4. 
    Check each box that could be a Direct Side Effect from Neuro-Muscular Incapacitation (NMI) when a Taser is sucessfully deployed.
    • A. 

      Loss of balance

    • B. 

      Full thickness burns

    • C. 

      Penitrating trauma

    • D. 

      Superfical burns

    • E. 

      Death

    • F. 

      Seizures

    • G. 

      Arrhythmia

  • 5. 
    Considerations to make while responding to the scene should include; scene is secured by deputies, escape routes, choke holds you want to use, and suicidal or homicidal ideation.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    75 % of all calls with a Deputy on scene involve a weapon.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    When treating the Tased patient, you should: (check all that apply)
    • A. 

      Find out what happened before patient was Tased

    • B. 

      Not obtain a SAMPLE history

    • C. 

      Approach the patient with caution

    • D. 

      Look for the "abnormal" and treat per appropriate protocol

    • E. 

      Consider sudden unexpected death syndrome

    • F. 

      Ignore the Tasing Deputy and/or other witnesses

  • 8. 
    Repeated Taser applications my cause Rhabomyolysis.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Taser application in and of its self ______ require ambulance transport.
  • 10. 
    Which of the following are signs & symptoms for Excited Delirium?
    • A. 

      Bizarre and/or aggressive behavior

    • B. 

      High body temperature

    • C. 

      “Super-human” strength

    • D. 

      Impervious to pain

    • E. 

      Incoherent speech

    • F. 

      Profuse sweating

    • G. 

      Instant Tranquility

    • H. 

      Nakedness

  • 11. 
      A Patient Care Report (PCR) shall be completed by personnel treating any patient whom an Taser/ECD has been applied.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    The following information MUST be documented in your Patient Care Report (PCR).
    • A. 

      Two sets of vital signs, injuries/treatment/observed behavior, Deputy's name and badge number, agency case number, Deputy's signature on PCR

    • B. 

      Patient's name, date of birth, home address, mailing address, phone number, social security number, and SAMPLE history.

  • 13. 
    Which of the following factors of excited delirium, occurring at the same time, cause a person to act erratically enough that they become a danger to themselves and to the public?
    • A. 

      Psychotic and extremely agitated state

    • B. 

      Unable to focus or process any rational thought

    • C. 

      Verbally abusive to first responders

    • D. 

      Organs are beginning to shut down

  • 14. 
    Which of the following are contraindications for Taser Barb removal?  (check all that apply)  
    • A. 

      Barb in the eye

    • B. 

      Barb in the chest

    • C. 

      Barb in the neck

    • D. 

      Barb in the groin

    • E. 

      Barb in the spinal column

    • F. 

      Barb imbedded in the bone

  • 15. 
    Which of the following are "Pre-Fight" indicators? (Check all that apply)
    • A. 

      Scanning

    • B. 

      Statements

    • C. 

      Target Glance

    • D. 

      Clenching

    • E. 

      Eye blinks

    • F. 

      Fighting stance

    • G. 

      Flanking

    • H. 

      Hesitation in response

    • I. 

      "Evil eye"

    • J. 

      Hunched Shoulders