The consequences of excessive blood loss in the patient in the given case study. Introduction: A 12-year-old girl was a victim of a drive-by shooting. She was shot in the upper anterior chest between the second and third ribs. Her skin felt cool and clammy and her vitals decreased badly. She got shot in the upper anterior chest and the bullet passed through the upper portion of the aorta. Please refer to Clinical Application Case- 1 for further information.

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Chapter 6, Problem 1CAQ1
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The consequences of excessive blood loss in the patient in the given case study.

Introduction:

A 12-year-old girl was a victim of a drive-by shooting. She was shot in the upper anterior chest between the second and third ribs. Her skin felt cool and clammy and her vitals decreased badly. She got shot in the upper anterior chest and the bullet passed through the upper portion of the aorta.

Please refer to Clinical Application Case- 1 for further information.

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