Case Studies: Case and Questions
You are dispatched to the home of a man who is said to have fallen from an one-story
roof. You discuss the call with your partner en route and come up with four
You arrive and find a 47-year-old male who is being attended to by his wife
on the back patio. She is propping him up into a sitting position. He has extreme
shortness of breath, is conscious but tired, and his skin is pale.
Is the patient Sick or Not Sick?