Chapter 30 - What to Do In Case of Accidents
What to Do in Case of Fire
What to Do in Case of Bodily Injury
Burns and Scalds
Foreign Bodies in Eye, Nose, Ear and Throat
Machinery and Railroad Accidents
Electricity Accidents
Artificial Respiration
Drowning
Suffocation
Broken Bones - Fractures
Bleeding
Wounds
Wound Dressing Hints
Poisoned Wounds
Shock
Dressing of Wounds
Transportation of Injured
Bandages
Miscellaneous

30.15 Shock

Shock. SEVERE, shock shows in the coldness of the body, feeble pulse, half closed eyelids, sometimes insensibility. Send for a surgeon at once. Keep patient warm with blankets or coats, whether winter or summer. Apply hot water bottles. Apply mustard plasters to the soles of feet and to the wrists. Rub the arms and legs. If conscious, give warm drinks of tea, coffee or milk.

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