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[[First Aid Treatment]] combines the first aid resources for [[Cub Scouts]], [[Boy Scouts]], [[Varsity Scouts]], and [[Ventures]] in one place. Resources links below include the [http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/FirstAidIndex/FirstAidIndex Mayo Clinic First Aid Website], [http://firstaid.webmd.com/ WebMD], [http://www.expertvillage.com/results.aspx?q=First+Aid Expert Village First Aid Lesson Videos], and [http://www.profirstaid.com/training.php ProFirstAid]. Please note that the only first aid materials recommended by the [[Boy Scouts of America]] are those found or listed in official BSA materials. Also note that [[First Aid Treatment]]s are constantly being revised. See the current [http://www.scoutstuff.org/BSASupply/SearchPage.aspx?page=LIST&free_text=35897* First Aid Merit Badge Book] and [[Boy Scout Handbook]] for much more information. Please see the [[Disclaimers]].
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These [[First Aid Treatment]]s provide additional first aid resources for [[Cub Scouts]], [[Boy Scouts]], [[Varsity Scouts]], and [[Ventures]]. Resources links below include the [http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/FirstAidIndex/FirstAidIndex Mayo Clinic First Aid Website], [http://firstaid.webmd.com/ WebMD], [http://www.expertvillage.com/results.aspx?q=First+Aid Expert Village First Aid Lesson Videos (EVVideo)], and [http://www.profirstaid.com/training.php ProFirstAid (PFAVideo)]. Please note that the only first aid materials recommended by the [[Boy Scouts of America]] are those found or listed in official BSA materials. [[First Aid Treatment]]s are constantly being revised. See the current [http://www.scoutstuff.org/BSASupply/SearchPage.aspx?page=LIST&free_text=35897* First Aid Merit Badge Book] and [[Boy Scout Handbook]] for much more information. Also see the [[Disclaimers]].
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==General Topics==
==General Topics==
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*[http://www.expertvillage.com/results.aspx?q=First+Aid Expert Village Videos: First Aid]: [http://www.expertvillage.com/video-series/483_minor-injury.htm Video: Basics] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video-series/483_minor-injury.htm Video: Basics2] - *[http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/FirstAidIndex/FirstAidIndex Mayo Clinic First Aid Guide]
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*[http://www.expertvillage.com/results.aspx?q=First+Aid Expert Village Videos: First Aid]: [http://www.expertvillage.com/video-series/483_minor-injury.htm EVVideo: Basics] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video-series/483_minor-injury.htm EVVideo: Basics2] - *[http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/FirstAidIndex/FirstAidIndex Mayo Clinic First Aid Guide]
*[[Annual Health & Medical Record]]
*[[Annual Health & Medical Record]]
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*[http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/first-aid-fainting/FA00052 Mayo: Fainting]
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*[http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/first-aid-fainting/FA00052 Mayo: Fainting] - [http://www.profirstaid.com/videos/flvplayer.php?file_url=fainting.flv PFAVideo: Fainting]
*[http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/first-aid-fever/FA00063 Mayo: Fever]
*[http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/first-aid-fever/FA00063 Mayo: Fever]
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*[http://www.expertvillage.com/video/3621_first-aid-basics-nine-one-one.htm Video: Calling 911]
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*[http://www.expertvillage.com/video/3621_first-aid-basics-nine-one-one.htm EVVideo: Calling 911]
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==First Aid Treatments==
==First Aid Treatments==
====Bites and Stings====
====Bites and Stings====
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*[http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/first-aid-insect-bites/FA00046 Mayo: Insect bites and stings] - [http://firstaid.webmd.com/insect_bites_treatment_firstaid WebMD:Insect Bites and Stings] - [http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/first-aid-spider-bites/FA00048 Mayo: Spider bites] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/6523_bee-sting.htm Video: Bee Stings]
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*[http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/first-aid-insect-bites/FA00046 Mayo: Insect bites and stings] - [http://firstaid.webmd.com/insect_bites_treatment_firstaid WebMD:Insect Bites and Stings] - [http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/first-aid-spider-bites/FA00048 Mayo: Spider bites] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/6523_bee-sting.htm EVVideo: Bee Stings]
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*[http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/first-aid-tick-bites/FA00062 Mayo: Tick bites] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/143263_remove-tick.htm Video: Ticks]
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*[http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/first-aid-tick-bites/FA00062 Mayo: Tick bites] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/143263_remove-tick.htm EVVideo: Ticks]
*[http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/first-aid-animal-bites/FA00044 Mayo: Animal bites]
*[http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/first-aid-animal-bites/FA00044 Mayo: Animal bites]
====Bleeding====
====Bleeding====
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*[http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/first-aid-severe-bleeding/FA00038 Mayo: Bleeding]
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*[http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/first-aid-severe-bleeding/FA00038 Mayo: Bleeding] - [http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/first-aid-bleeding/MM00016 Mayo: Bleeding Video]
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*[http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/first-aid-bleeding/MM00016 Mayo: Bleeding Video]
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*[http://firstaid.webmd.com/cuts_or_lacerations_treatment_firstaid WebMD: Bleeding]
*[http://firstaid.webmd.com/cuts_or_lacerations_treatment_firstaid WebMD: Bleeding]
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*[http://www.expertvillage.com/video/3675_first-aid-care-controlling-bleeding.htm Video: Bleeding]
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*[http://www.expertvillage.com/video/3675_first-aid-care-controlling-bleeding.htm EVVideo: Bleeding] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/6526_stop-bleeding.htm EVVideo: Bleeding2] - [http://www.profirstaid.com/videos/flvplayer.php?file_url=bleeding-control-capillary-bleeding.flv PFAVideo: Minor Bleeding] - [http://www.profirstaid.com/videos/flvplayer.php?file_url=bleeding-control-arterial-bleeding.flv PFAVideo: Serious Bleeding]
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*[http://www.expertvillage.com/video/6526_stop-bleeding.htm Video: Bleeding]
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====Blisters====
====Blisters====
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====Burns====
====Burns====
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*[http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/first-aid-burns/FA00022 Mayo: Burns] - [http://firstaid.webmd.com/thermal_heat_or_fire_burns_treatment_firstaid WebMD: Burns] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/3676_first-aid-basics-burn-care-dos-donts.htm Video: Burns]
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*[http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/first-aid-burns/FA00022 Mayo: Burns] - [http://firstaid.webmd.com/thermal_heat_or_fire_burns_treatment_firstaid WebMD: Burns] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/3676_first-aid-basics-burn-care-dos-donts.htm EVVideo: Burns]
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*[http://www.expertvillage.com/video/3625_first-aid-basics-burn-care.htm Video: Treating Second Degree Burns]
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*[http://www.expertvillage.com/video/3625_first-aid-basics-burn-care.htm EVVideo: Treating Second Degree Burns]
====Cancer====
====Cancer====
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*[http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/first-aid-chest-pain/FA00036 Mayo: Chest pain] - [http://firstaid.webmd.com/abdominal_pain_in_adults_treatment_firstaid WebMD: Abdominal Pain]
*[http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/first-aid-chest-pain/FA00036 Mayo: Chest pain] - [http://firstaid.webmd.com/abdominal_pain_in_adults_treatment_firstaid WebMD: Abdominal Pain]
*[http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/first-aid-heart-attack/FA00050 Mayo: Heart attack] - [http://firstaid.webmd.com/heart_attack_treatment_firstaid WebMD: Heart Attack]
*[http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/first-aid-heart-attack/FA00050 Mayo: Heart attack] - [http://firstaid.webmd.com/heart_attack_treatment_firstaid WebMD: Heart Attack]
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*[http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/first-aid-cpr/FA00061 Mayo: Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR)] - [http://firstaid.webmd.com/cardiopulmonary_resuscitation_cpr_treatment_firstaid WebMD: CPR] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video-series/2150_perform-cpr.htm Video: CPR]
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*[http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/first-aid-cpr/FA00061 Mayo: Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR)] - [http://firstaid.webmd.com/cardiopulmonary_resuscitation_cpr_treatment_firstaid WebMD: CPR] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video-series/2150_perform-cpr.htm EVVideo: CPR] - [http://www.profirstaid.com/videos/flvplayer.php?file_url=hands-only-cpr.flv PFAVideo: *NEW* Hands-Only CPR] - [http://www.profirstaid.com/videos/flvplayer.php?file_url=adult-cpr.flv PFAVideo: Adult CPR]
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*[http://www.expertvillage.com/video-series/152_first-aid-maneuvers.htm Video: CPR Basics]
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*[http://www.expertvillage.com/video-series/152_first-aid-maneuvers.htm EVVideo: CPR Basics]
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*[http://firstaid.webmd.com/automated_external_defibrillators_aed_treatment_firstaid WebMD: Automated External Defibrillators (AED)]
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*[http://firstaid.webmd.com/automated_external_defibrillators_aed_treatment_firstaid WebMD: Automated External Defibrillators (AED)] - [http://www.procpr.org/video/flvplayer.php?file_url=intro-aed.flv PFAVideo: AED Intro]
====Choking====
====Choking====
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*[http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/first-aid-choking/FA00025 Mayo: Choking (Heimlich maneuver)] - [http://firstaid.webmd.com/choking_treatment_firstaid WebMD: Choking] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/1640_choking-ad-first-aid-maneuver.htm Video: First Aid for Choking Victims]
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*[http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/first-aid-choking/FA00025 Mayo: Choking (Heimlich maneuver)] - [http://firstaid.webmd.com/choking_treatment_firstaid WebMD: Choking] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/1640_choking-ad-first-aid-maneuver.htm EVVideo: First Aid for Choking Victims] - [http://www.procpr.org/video/flvplayer.php?file_url=conscious-adult-choking.flv PFAVideo: Choking]
====Cuts - Scrapes - Abrasions - Bruises====
====Cuts - Scrapes - Abrasions - Bruises====
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*[http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/first-aid-cuts/FA00042 Mayo: Cuts and scrapes] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/144752_treat-cut-with-first-aid.htm Video: Cuts] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/6531_abrasion-treat.htm Video: Abrasions]
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*[http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/first-aid-cuts/FA00042 Mayo: Cuts and scrapes] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/144752_treat-cut-with-first-aid.htm EVVideo: Cuts] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/6531_abrasion-treat.htm EVVideo: Abrasions]
*[http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/first-aid-bruise/FA00039 Mayo: Bruises] - [http://firstaid.webmd.com/bruises_treatment_firstaid WebMD: Bruises] - [http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/first-aid-black-eye/HQ00016 Mayo: Black eye]
*[http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/first-aid-bruise/FA00039 Mayo: Bruises] - [http://firstaid.webmd.com/bruises_treatment_firstaid WebMD: Bruises] - [http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/first-aid-black-eye/HQ00016 Mayo: Black eye]
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====Head, Neck, and Back Injuries ====
====Head, Neck, and Back Injuries ====
*[http://firstaid.webmd.com/head_injury_treatment_firstaid WebMD: Head Injuries] - [http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/first-aid-head-pain/FA00049 Mayo: Head pain] - [http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/first-aid-head-trauma/FA00008 Mayo: Head trauma]
*[http://firstaid.webmd.com/head_injury_treatment_firstaid WebMD: Head Injuries] - [http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/first-aid-head-pain/FA00049 Mayo: Head pain] - [http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/first-aid-head-trauma/FA00008 Mayo: Head trauma]
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*[http://firstaid.webmd.com/shoulder_and_neck_pain_treatment_firstaid WebMD: Neck & Back Injuries] - [http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/first-aid-spinal-injury/FA00010 Mayo: Spinal injury]
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*[http://firstaid.webmd.com/shoulder_and_neck_pain_treatment_firstaid WebMD: Neck & Back Injuries] - [http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/first-aid-spinal-injury/FA00010 Mayo: Spinal injury] - [http://www.profirstaid.com/videos/flvplayer.php?file_url=injury-head-neck-back.flv PFAVideo: Head, Neck and Back Injuries]
====Heart Disease====
====Heart Disease====
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====Muscle Sprains - Strains - Cramps====
====Muscle Sprains - Strains - Cramps====
*[http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/first-aid-sprain/FA00016 Mayo: Sprains] - [http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/sprained-ankle/ds01014 Sprained Ankle]
*[http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/first-aid-sprain/FA00016 Mayo: Sprains] - [http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/sprained-ankle/ds01014 Sprained Ankle]
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*[http://firstaid.webmd.com/muscle_strain_treatment_firstaid WebMD: Strains] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/6530_strained-muscle.htm Video: Strained Muscle]
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*[http://firstaid.webmd.com/muscle_strain_treatment_firstaid WebMD: Strains] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/6530_strained-muscle.htm EVVideo: Strained Muscle]
*[http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/muscle-cramp/ds00311 Mayo: Muscle Cramps]
*[http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/muscle-cramp/ds00311 Mayo: Muscle Cramps]
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*[http://www.expertvillage.com/video/3685_first-aid-care-apply-sling.htm Video: Slings]
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*[http://www.expertvillage.com/video/3685_first-aid-care-apply-sling.htm EVVideo: Slings]
====Nosebleeds====
====Nosebleeds====
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*[http://www.expertvillage.com/video/6522_nose-bleed-stop.htm Video: Nose Bleeds] - [http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/first-aid-nosebleeds/HQ00105 Mayo: Nosebleeds] - [http://firstaid.webmd.com/nosebleeds_treatment_firstaid WebMD: Nosebleeds]
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*[http://www.expertvillage.com/video/6522_nose-bleed-stop.htm EVVideo: Nose Bleeds] - [http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/first-aid-nosebleeds/HQ00105 Mayo: Nosebleeds] - [http://firstaid.webmd.com/nosebleeds_treatment_firstaid WebMD: Nosebleeds]
====Poisoning ====
====Poisoning ====
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====Poisonous Plants ====
====Poisonous Plants ====
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*[http://www.expertvillage.com/video/6532_poison-ivy-treat.htm Video: Poison Ivy & Poison Oak]
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*[http://www.expertvillage.com/video/6532_poison-ivy-treat.htm EVVideo: Poison Ivy & Poison Oak]
====Puncture Wounds ====
====Puncture Wounds ====
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====Shock ====
====Shock ====
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*[http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/first-aid-shock/FA00056 Mayo: Shock] - [http://firstaid.webmd.com/shock_treatment_firstaid WebMD: Shock]
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*[http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/first-aid-shock/FA00056 Mayo: Shock] - [http://firstaid.webmd.com/shock_treatment_firstaid WebMD: Shock] - [http://www.profirstaid.com/videos/flvplayer.php?file_url=shock.flv PFAVideo: Shock]
====Seizures - Convulsions - Epilepsy====
====Seizures - Convulsions - Epilepsy====
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*[http://firstaid.webmd.com/seizures_emergencies_treatment_firstaid WebMD: Seizures] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/3629_first-aid-basics-seizures.htm Video: Seizures]
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*[http://firstaid.webmd.com/seizures_emergencies_treatment_firstaid WebMD: Seizures] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/3629_first-aid-basics-seizures.htm EVVideo: Seizures] - [http://www.profirstaid.com/videos/flvplayer.php?file_url=seizure.flv PFAVideo: Seizures]
*[http://firstaid.webmd.com/epilepsy_treatment_firstaid WebMD: Epilepsy]
*[http://firstaid.webmd.com/epilepsy_treatment_firstaid WebMD: Epilepsy]
====Snakebite ====
====Snakebite ====
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*[http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/first-aid-snake-bites/FA00047 Mayo: Snakebite] - [http://firstaid.webmd.com/snakebite_treatment_firstaid WebMD: Snakebite] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video-series/3428_snake-bite.htm Video: Venomous Snake Bite]
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*[http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/first-aid-snake-bites/FA00047 Mayo: Snakebite] - [http://firstaid.webmd.com/snakebite_treatment_firstaid WebMD: Snakebite] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video-series/3428_snake-bite.htm EVVideo: Venomous Snake Bite]
====Stroke====
====Stroke====
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====Sunburn====
====Sunburn====
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*[http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/first-aid-sunburn/FA00028 Mayo: Sunburn] - [http://firstaid.webmd.com/sunburn_treatment_firstaid WebMD: Sunburn] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/160944_treat-sunburn.htm Video: Sunburn]
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*[http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/first-aid-sunburn/FA00028 Mayo: Sunburn] - [http://firstaid.webmd.com/sunburn_treatment_firstaid WebMD: Sunburn] - [http://www.expertvillage.com/video/160944_treat-sunburn.htm EVVideo: Sunburn]
====Tooth Injury====
====Tooth Injury====
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====Transporting an Injured Person====
====Transporting an Injured Person====
*[http://www.ehow.com/how_4529990_move-injured-person.html How to Move an Injured Person]
*[http://www.ehow.com/how_4529990_move-injured-person.html How to Move an Injured Person]
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*[http://www.expertvillage.com/video/139808_carry-injured-person-yourself-first.htm EVVideo: How to Carry an Injured Person by Yourself]
====Triage====
====Triage====
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====Wilderness First Aid====
====Wilderness First Aid====
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*[http://www.expertvillage.com/video-series/8349_wilderness-first-aid.htm Video: Wilderness First Aid]
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*[http://www.expertvillage.com/video-series/8349_wilderness-first-aid.htm EVVideo: Wilderness First Aid]

Revision as of 13:45, April 20, 2009

These First Aid Treatments provide additional first aid resources for Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts, Varsity Scouts, and Ventures. Resources links below include the Mayo Clinic First Aid Website, WebMD, Expert Village First Aid Lesson Videos (EVVideo), and ProFirstAid (PFAVideo). Please note that the only first aid materials recommended by the Boy Scouts of America are those found or listed in official BSA materials. First Aid Treatments are constantly being revised. See the current First Aid Merit Badge Book and Boy Scout Handbook for much more information. Also see the Disclaimers.


Contents

General Topics
First Aid Kit
Bites and Stings
Bleeding
Blisters
Broken Bones
Burns
Cancer
Chest Pain - Heart Attack - CPR - AEDs
Choking
Cuts - Scrapes - Abrasions - Bruises
Dehydration
Electrical Burns - Electrical Shoke
Eye Injury - Object in Eye
Head, Neck, and Back Injuries
Heart Disease
Heat Exhaustion - Heat Stroke
Hyperventilation
Hypothermia - Frostbite
Muscle Sprains - Strains - Cramps
Nosebleeds
Poisoning
Poisonous Plants
Puncture Wounds
Shock
Seizures - Convulsions - Epilepsy
Snakebite
Stroke
Sunburn
Tooth Injury
Transporting an Injured Person
Triage
Wilderness First Aid


General Topics


First Aid Kit

See: First Aid Kit


First Aid Treatments

Bites and Stings

Bleeding

Blisters

Broken Bones

Burns

Cancer

Chest Pain - Heart Attack - CPR - AEDs

Choking

Cuts - Scrapes - Abrasions - Bruises

Dehydration

Electrical Burns - Electrical Shock

Eye Injury - Object in Eye

Head, Neck, and Back Injuries

Heart Disease

Heat Exhaustion - Heat Stroke

Hyperventilation

Hypothermia - Frostbite

Muscle Sprains - Strains - Cramps

Nosebleeds

Poisoning

Poisonous Plants

Puncture Wounds

Shock

Seizures - Convulsions - Epilepsy

Snakebite

Stroke

Sunburn

Tooth Injury

Transporting an Injured Person

Triage

Wilderness First Aid

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