Dr. Sabina Braithwaite and Dr. Paul Hinchey co-presented the effectiveness of different interventions for improving cardiac arrest patient outcomes at EMS Today in Baltimore, Md. They also discussed ...
By Shahar Hay
TEL AVIV, Israel — The Tel Aviv Marathon was halted on Friday at approximately 10:00 am due to unseasonably hot and dry weather conditions that sent two runners ...
All 4 children in cardiac arrest when firefighters arrived; Relative reports kids had been 'sick for days'
By Associated Press
TROY, Ohio — The third of four children exposed to high levels of carbon monoxide from a furnace in a home has died.
Thirteen-year-old Jakia Jones died on Sunday, ...
Dr. Jeremey Brywczynski, from Nashville, Tenn. discussed some of the dogma related to out-of-hospital cardiac arrest resuscitation in the EMS Today new speaker forum. He specifically dug into ...
The vehicle driver and passenger were killed by collision; firefighter in ambulance injured
BATTLE CREEK, Mich. — An ambulance, transporting a patient in cardiac arrest, was struck in an intersection early Tuesday morning by a car that drove through a flashing red light. The female ...
Wis. rescue divers pull woman from vehicle submerged in icy river; Paramedics revived her
By Jesse Garza
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
MILWAUKEE — A 25-year-old woman who was pulled from a vehicle submerged in the icy Menomonee River by members of the Milwaukee Fire Department ...
3 years of cardiac arrest registry data is analyzed to improve patient care and to target CPR training programs
By Rafael Sanchez
The Indy Channel
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — Officials with Indianapolis Emergency Medical Services are using a database to help track heart attacks.
The city’s ...
By Steven Mayer
The Bakersfield Californian
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — No one wants to have to dial 911. But when we do, it seems reasonable to expect the call will be answered by a local ...
HAMPTON BAYS, N.Y. – While providing an emergency medical assessment to an unresponsive male patient, paramedic Ralph Oswald, 64, told his crew that he was experiencing chest pain, and ...
CPR was in progress when an ambulance flipped after colliding with a pickup truck in an intersection
GREENVILLE, N.C. — The patient who was inside a North Carolina ambulance that crashed on Tuesday has died.
Three EMS providers were in the ambulance, some performing CPR, when the ambulance ...
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