Anaphylaxis treatments
Anaphylaxis

Treatments could include:

  • CPR, done within the first 6 minutes of the heart stopping, will keep someone alive until medical help arrives. It can be done by a trained layperson by performing external chest compression and rescue breathing to keep blood and oxygen flowing th...
    Source:HLCMS
  • Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) is an emergency procedure used to provide breathing and blood circulation for someone experiencing cardiac arrest. There are different CPR procedures for adults and children; this article describes CPR for adult...
    Source:HLCMS
  • Endotracheal intubation (EI) is an emergency procedure most often performed in patients who are unconscious or who cannot breathe on their own. EI helps to prevent suffocation or obstruction of the passage of air. In a typical EI, a patient is fir...
    Source:HLCMS
  • A tracheostomy is a medical procedure-either temporary or permanent-in which a tube is surgically implanted into a person's windpipe so that he or she can breathe. The tube is inserted through a cut in the neck below the vocal cords, allowing air ...
    Source:HLCMS
  • Oxygen therapy provides supplemental oxygen to people with breathing disorders.
    Source:HLCMS
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