First Aid Basics: How to Deal with Poisoning Via the Respiratory Tract

When a patient has been poisoned by gas or fumes it is imperative that you consider your own safety first and to carefully assess the scene before any rescue attempts are made. When the patient is removed from the danger zone,  check their vital signs and the patient must be treated accordingly.

Call rescue services immediately.

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