Michael Howard, 46, was a Leon County paramedic for 22 years; he died on scene
LEON COUNTY, Texas — A 46-year-old medic died in the line of duty Saturday morning after he went into cardiac arrest while responding to a call.
Michael Howard worked as a Leon County ...
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The seasoned volunteer rescue squad member died after assisting law enforcement on the scene of a fatal shooting
CHARLESTON, S.C. — Friends and co-workers are remembering a Charleston County employee and volunteer rescue squad member who died overnight while assisting law enforcement at Monday ...
By Kimberly Matas
The Arizona Daily Star
TUSCON, Ariz. — It’s all fun and games until someone’s life is saved.
That’s why the Tucson Fire Department and the University ...
Despite injuries after their ambulance flipped when hit by a wrong-way driver, they continued working on the boy who had suffered cardiac arrest
BUFFALO, N.Y. — Just after midnight last Friday at Bryant and Ashland in Buffalo, a Rural Metro ambulance was struck by a wrong-way driver.
The driver, 25-year-old Jeremy Parilla ...
ENGLAND — Paramedics will give patients whose heart has stopped a dummy drug as part of an 'ethically questionable' study into whether adrenalin works in resuscitation ...
John Bertagnolli's friends assumed he fainted, until they realized he had no pulse; a friend recently trained in CPR sprang into action
By Gordon Jackson
The Brunswick News
ST. MARYS, Ga. — Defibrillation is a lifesaving pulse of electricity that can quickly restore a heart's normal rhythm -- if it can be administered ...
By Rick Bella
CLACKAMAS, Ore. — Scott Brawner, a firefighter-paramedic for Tualatin Valley Fire & Rescue, received an award Monday from a neighboring fire district ...
The Associated Press
SAN FRANCISCO — The California Supreme Court has ruled that large retailers aren't required to have defibrillators on hand to help treat customers and workers ...
At 0700 hours just after completing shift change, you are dispatched to a skilled nursing facility in a rural part of your district for a report of a 75-year-old resident with shortness of breath.
By Joel Currier
The St. Louis Post-Dispatch
WASHINGTON — A St. Louis County police officer was among those who helped revive a bagpiper who collapsed with heart problems Wednesday afternoon ...