The patient is having hypoxia as a result of decreased effective hemoglobin concentration, which causes a decrease in the oxygen-carrying capacity of the blood. Nurse Ken knows that this type of hypoxia is known as?
A. Anemic hypoxia
B. Histotoxic hypoxia
C. Hypoxemic hypoxia
D. Circulatory hypoxia
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Other quiz: EMS Systems
The __________ identifies the duties and skills an EMS provider is legally allowed to perform.
A. standard of care
B. scope of practice
C. medical procedures guide
D. National EMS Education Standards