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1 First aid of vital functions
2 Foreign object in respiratory tract
3 Stopping major bleeding
4 Shock
5 Classifcation of patients according to treatment requirement
6 Skull injuries and cerebral haemorrhage
7 Injuries to the eye
Injuries to the abdominal area
Bone, joint and muscle injuries
10 Amputation
11 Burns and frost injuries
12 Heat-induced illnesses
13 Electrocution
14 Thermoregulation of organs and hypothermia
15 Near drowning
16 Poisoning
17 Headache, and pain in the head region
1 Vertigo
1 Alteration of consciousness and seizures
20 Eye problems and symptoms
21 Illnesses of the ear and the throat
22 Problems of the mouth and the teeth
23 Chest pain and cardiovascular diseases
24 Diffculty in breathing
25 Diseases of the airways
26 Vomiting, fever and diarrhoea
27 Constipation and haemorrhoids
2 Abdominal pain
2 Obstetrics and gynaecological disorders
30 Symptoms of the lower abdomen and acute diseases of the urinary organs
31 Sexually transmitted diseases (STD)
32 Dry and itchy skin
34 Protective gloves and protective skin ointments
35 Joint and muscle pain
36 Mental disorders
37 Alcohol and drugs
38 Infectious and contagious diseases
40 Securing the airways, intubation
41 Measuring the blood sugar
42 The drugs in the ship’s pharmacy and their use
43 Drug injections
44 Drug treatment of the eyes
45 Intravenous (IV) infusion therapy
46 Measuring blood pressure
48 Retention of urine and catheterization of urinary bladder
49 Positioning, moving, and evacuating a patient
50 Cleaning hands and instruments
51 Self-protection and prevention of infections
52 Vaccinations for seafarers
53 Death on board
55 Confdentiality and seafarers’ health care
56 Structure and functions of the human body
57 Examining the patient
59 Treatment on board
60 Patient follow-up form
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Medical Handbook for Seafarers

Medical Handbook for Seafarers

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Published by: Jean Dupont on Nov 07, 2011
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