The initial treatment plan of any patient with internal bleeding begins with assessing the patient's stability and making certain the ABCs are well maintained. This includes making certain:
That the patiet's airway is open.
That the patient is breathing. .
That there is adequate circulation, meaning good pulse and blood pressure.
The definitive treatment of internal bleeding depends upon where the bleeding is occuring, the individual situation, and the stability of the patient. The basic goals include identifying and stopping the source of bleeding and repairing any damage that the bleeding may have caused.
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