Posted by Eman from IP 188.8.131.52 on October 14, 2010 at 13:40:55:
In Reply to: Re: Re: Re: Q posted by sarakh on September 20, 2010 at 14:19:23:
1. Initially: ABC's..make sure airway clear (Foreign
body)....however, sounds like Asthma or COPD
eacerbation in office can immediately give o2, nebs of
Albuterol, Steroids. elevate head...
2. PE: focusing on chest lung,(decreased bs?
).Pneumo.........information will dictate what you
do...if still having problems
3. go to ER... Chest ray (Pneumothora) EKG(MI),
PT/INR/PTT, FOBT (if PE and want to give heparin), cbc
(infection), bmp, o2 sats, abg,
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