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How should I start examining an injured or ill person?

You will need to thoroughly check the injured or ill person so that you do not overlook any problems.
 
  • Visually examine the person from head to toe.
  • You may notice an unusual sight or smell that could be caused by a poison, a bruise, a twisted arm or leg, or bleeding.


 
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