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What does LOC stand for?

LOC stands for Level Of Consciousness (medical)


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A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman said: "Crews arrived to find a man with a reduced level of consciousness and a car that had suffered front end damage.
The man who had a reduced level of consciousness was treated for a potential head injury at the scene.
Monitor and record their vital signs - the patient's level of consciousness, their pulse and their rate of breathing - until they have recovered or they have been placed in the care of a responsible person.
Importantly, the prone position may aggravate a person's anxiety level, as well as prevent the observation and monitoring of vital signs that include the level of consciousness.
This is the beauty of the life of prayer that you start with praying for whatever you desire and you find that in the bargain your level of consciousness keeps on rising.
His level of consciousness has improved and he now understands what people are saying to him, but he is by no means fully conscious and is still not speaking.