When 70-year-old man went into cardiac arrest the medics began CPR and used an AED from the flight crew
Los Angeles Times
ORANGE COUNTY, Calif. — Two Orange County firefighters are being credited with saving a man's life Friday morning after they revived him midair on a flight from ...
A coalition of physician organizations has released a policy statement on withholding or terminating resuscitation of traumatic cardiac arrest in pediatric patients. The American College of Surgeons, ...
By Greg Stanley
Naples Daily News, Fla.
NAPLES. Fla. — Collier County paramedics did not respond to an emergency alarm when an ambulance crew was late to the scene of 2012 heart attack ...
They noticed something was wrong when the rig rolled through a light; they performed CPR and used an AED to save the driver's life
SAGINAW, Mich. — A firefighter has two colleagues to thank for saving his life last week.
While returning to the station after fighting a suspected arson, two firefighters noticed something ...
By Rick Hurd
Contra Costa Times
WALNUT CREEK, Calif. — A Lafayette middle school student was recovering Tuesday after a weekend basketball game nearly turned tragic when he went into ...
The department implemented high-performance CPR, and began tracking data to identify a community "chain of survival" related to bystanders starting resuscitation efforts before responders arrive
BEND, Ore. — You may have a better chance of surviving a heart attack just by living in Bend.
Last year, the Bend Fire Department boasted a 43 percent survival rate among ...
EMSA medics worked for 20 minutes to revive a colleague having a heart attack stemming from a massive a coronary artery blockage
MUSTANG, Okla. — Paramedics revived one of their own when EMSA medic Jim McClung, 48, began having chest pains and raced to the Mustang Fire Department, less than a mile from his home.
BUFFALO, N.Y. — Authorities in western New York have attributed a 14th death to last month's lake-effect storms that dumped more than 7 feet of snow on the Buffalo ...
The long simmering debate about the efficacy of advanced life support (ALS) procedures has bubbled up again in response to the results of a recent Harvard University study that links ALS care ...
Emergency treatments delivered in ambulances that offer “Advanced Life Support” for cardiac arrest may be linked to more death, comas and brain damage than those providing ...
By Linda Trischitta
POMPANO BEACH, Fla. — A colleague calls Pompano Beach Firefighter/Paramedic Marc Piper one of the "shamans" of Fire Rescue Station 52, but ...