NREMT Paramedic

Category - Airway

Effective tidal volume while providing positive pressure ventilation is evaluated primarily by which of the following?
  1. Chest rise
  2. Skin color
  3. Pupil response
  4. Mental state
Answer: A - Chest rise is the best assessment of the tidal volume being delivered when using a bag-mask device. Chest rise cannot be used to evaluate oxygenation of cells or tissue perfusion.
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