Fainting First Aid Treatment
One may lose partly or fully consciousness when her/his brains suffer a transient ischemic attack due to the lower blood pressure.
qualm, paleness, numbness of four limbs, nausea, sweating, coldness of skin, and vague sight line.
- Squat and lie down to prevent fainting when with above symptoms.
- Move the patient to cool place.
- Keep patient with vomit lying on her/his side to prevent vomit being drawn into the lungs.
- For patient without vomit, keep her/him lying on the back, with lower limbs raised, and loosen her/his clothes on the neck and chest.
- Keep her/his airway free and keep air fresh.
- Give no drink to patient before she/he comes to her/himself.
- Give sweet water to patient who has become clear-headed if her/his fainting confirmed as being caused by lower blood sugar determined.
- Send the patient to the hospital for treatment once she/he fails to come to her/himself right away.