Loss of Consciousness

Loss of Consciousness

Levels of consciousness:
1) Full consciousness
2) Drowsiness
3) Stupor
4) Coma

Immediate Action:
1) Check environment is safe
2) Put patient in supine position
3) Clear airway – remove dentures
4) Check breathing
5) Check pulse
6) If breathing & pulse  get help
If not  start basic life support

Glasgow Coma Scale:

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