…..falls and other injuries are common causes of internal bleeds. Illness, pregnancy and disease may also be factors leading to internal bleeding.
Internal bleeding may be difficult to identify initially. It makes the condition even more life-threatening.
Tomorrow we will look at the signs and symptoms and what to look for where internal bleeding may occur…..
Currently, there are temporary changes to the steps to be followed in resuscitation. These can be found in the video below or by clicking here to see the New Zealand Resuscitation Council temporary guideline recommendation.
Click the link to go to the New Zealand Resuscitation Council Covid-19 recommended modifications for delivering resuscitation whilst the pandemic remains a threat. Click play to see a short video outlining CPR modifications that should be followed during the pandemic.
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