ERIC Number: ED239066
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: N/A
Emergency Victim Care. A Training Manual for Emergency Medical Technicians. Module 13--Extrication from Automobiles. Revised.
Ohio State Dept. of Education, Columbus. Div. of Vocational Education.
This training manual for emergency medical technicians, one of 14 modules that comprise the Emergency Victim Care textbook, covers extrication of victims from automobiles. Objectives stated for the chapter are for the student to be able to describe how to use extrication equipment properly and the correct use of the long and short backboards to remove victims from motor vehicles. Informative material is provided on highway accidents, entry to the victim and release from entrapment, use of extrication tools in the rescue service, removal of victims from an automobile, multiple victim removal, and small auto extrication. (YLB)
Descriptors: Allied Health Occupations Education, Behavioral Objectives, Emergency Medical Technicians, Equipment Utilization, First Aid, Job Skills, Postsecondary Education, Rescue, Textbooks, Traffic Accidents, Vocational Education
Vocational Instructional Materials Laboratory, Ohio State University, 154 W. Twelfth Avenue, Columbus, OH 43210.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Ohio State Dept. of Education, Columbus. Div. of Vocational Education.