Basic life support
The paramedics provided BLS to the victim until they arrived at the hospital. He is now in critical condition.
|ALS||Advanced life support|
|UNADR||You need a doctor|
|AMA||American Medical Association|
|CGM||Continuous Glucose Monitoring|
A healthcare term that refers to the level of medical care administered to persons with life-threatening illnesses or injuries until they reach a hospital and receive full medical care; often provided by paramedics, emergency medical technicians, and laypersons for a variety of conditions, including choking, drowning, and cardiac arrest; mainly concerned with adequate blood circulation and breathing through a clear airway.