First Aid and Emergency Nursing 1 Quiz

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What is the definition of first aid?

The initial care or treatment given to a person who has been injured or suddenly taken ill

What is the definition of injury or trauma?

Tissue damage resulting from a transfer of energy intentionally or unintentionally

What is the meaning of emergency?

A sudden unexpected occurrence leading to injury or trauma

What is the purpose of first aid?

To give immediate care to injured or ill individuals

What is the definition of an accident?

A sudden unexpected occurrence leading to injury or trauma

What is the meaning of terminology?

The study of words and their meanings

What is the estimated global cost of injury according to the WHO in 1989?

Exceeding $500 billion

Which region has trauma as the leading cause of death among individuals under 45 years old?

North America

What is projected to be equal with communicable diseases in terms of global health burden in the year 2020?

Injuries

What is the expected increase in deaths due to road traffic accidents from 2004 to the year 2030?

Increase from 1.3 million to 2.4 million

Which of the following is NOT listed as a predisposing factor for accidental injuries?

Genetic predisposition

Which of the following is listed as a physical cause of accidental injuries?

Drowning

What is one of the reasons for the lack of significant change in reducing morbidity and mortality from injuries in Ethiopia?

Inadequate community involvement

What is the purpose of mouth-to-mouth breathing mentioned in the text?

To sustain life

What is one of the major health problems that commonly appear on morbidity and mortality reports in Ethiopia?

Injuries

Test your knowledge on first aid and emergency nursing with this quiz covering topics like respiratory emergencies, wound and bleeding control, specific injuries, burns, poisoning, and more.

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