CC EX 16p FIRST AID UPDATE- MEDEVACS:

Task: To perform triage and to stabilize a casualty in order that they may be rescued to a place of safety and further medical care.

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Scenario: The casualty that has been recovered from the water is not shivering but is behaving irrationally and is very cold to touch.

How would you stabilize this casualty?

What precautions would you take and how would you move the casualty to enable evacuation to a place of safety?

What aftercare would you provide while evacuating the casualty?

What information would you provide paramedics on reaching the shore?

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