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First Aid Essay

  • Submitted by: amcavill
  • on November 19, 2013
  • Category: Miscellaneous
  • Length: 3,294 words

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Form 6

Candidate Performance Evidence Record for Holistic Assessment of Units

Use this form to record details of activities (tick as appropriate)

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nments / Projects       X
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Candidate Reflective account     □             Learner explanation           □


Award: CGs Level 2 Managing Paediatric Illness & Injury

Candidate Name: Anne Marie Cavill                                                                           Registration Number:                          

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Unit No. | LearningOutcome | Ass.Criteria |   016 Managing Paediatric Illness & Injury |
016 | 1 | 1 | Describe the common types of fractures:In children the most common injury is a greenstick fracture as a Childs bones are pliable and they can bend and not completely break. You can have a complete break known as a closed fracture when the bone does not puncture the skin or an open fracture when the bone may puncture the skin creating an open wound which will be open to infection. A complicated fracture can be either closed or open and could cause further injury. |
016 | 1 | 2 | Describe how to manage a fracture:If a fracture was to occur the first thing to do would be to reassure and comfort the child as they would be very anxious and then immobilise the area as best as you could if the child is already holding the affected area close and safely you would monitor for the signs of shock and treat accordingly .The child’s parents will need to be contacted to inform them of the situation and then call the emergency services.Then the accident record would need to be filled in and also if it was a serious injury ofstead would be informed. |
016 | 1 | 3 | Describe how to manage a dislocation:A Dislocation of a joint would be treated as a fracture...

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