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Allergies and Anaphylaxis: 5 ═══════════════════════════════════════════════════════════════════════════════════════ ══════════════════════════

  • IV.

    Management of anaphylaxis

    • A.

      Remove offending agent (i.e. remove stinger)

    • B.

      Airway and ventilation

      • 1.

        Positioning

      • 2.

        Oxygen

      • 3.

        Assist ventilation

      • 4.

        Advanced airway

    • C.

      Circulation

      • 1.

        Venous access

      • 2.

        Fluid resuscitation

    • D.

      Pharmacological

      • 1.

        Oxygen

      • 2.

        Epinephrine - main stay of treatment

        • a.

          Bronchodilator

        • b.

          Decrease vascular permeability

      • 3.

        Antihistamine

      • 4.

        Antiinflammatory/ immunosuppressant

      • 5.

        Vasopressor

    • E.

      Psychological support

    • F.

      Transport considerations

V.

Management of allergic reaction

A.

B.

Without dyspnea 1. Antihistamine With dyspnea

1. 2. 3 .

Oxygen Subcutaneous epinephrine Antihistamine

VI.

Patient Education

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─────────────────────────── United States Department of Transportation National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Paramedic: National Standard Curriculum

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