The basics of cardiac arrest response are demonstrated with LEGO people and a 2-liter soda bottle in this short training video.
By Elizabeth Simpson
PORTSMOUTH, Va. —J. Brewer Moore has planning in his blood.
He comes by it naturally, having served as Portsmouth’s city planner for ...
New research in cardiac arrest care and resuscitation dominated much of the conversation as medical directors from some of the largest EMS agencies in the nation gathered in Dallas to talk about ...
By Brenda Gazzar
LOS ANGELES — A 61-year-old male runner went into cardiac arrest at the 30th annual ASICS L.A. Marathon on Sunday and was taken to the hospital in critical ...
CHELMSFORD, Mass. — The ZOLL® ResQCPR™ System has been granted premarket approval by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to market and begin U.S. distribution of the CPR ...
The Lee County Pit Crew Model performs a mock resuscitation with advice and checklists
By Joe Carlson
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. — A novel device developed in Minnesota to dramatically improve heart-attack patients’ survival rates has been approved for sale ...
TWIN FALLS, Idaho — A BASE jumper died Monday when his parachute failed to open during a jump from the Perrine Bridge.
Bryan Turner, 32, of Vancouver, British Columbia, ...
Carmel Fire Department is first in state to purchase 'exciting technology'
By Drew Smith
The Indy Channel
CARMEL, Ind. — Paramedics and EMTs in Carmel will become the first in Indiana to use a unique, new tool.
The Carmel Fire Department will start using ...
MANCHESTER, Conn. — The effort to save Miroslaw Dabrowski involved 10 first responders, a ladder truck ad an AED strapped to the patient while firefighters secured him to a backboard, placed ...
Cardiac arrest resuscitation was unsuccessful; EMS, police, and fire personnel returned to patient's home to shovel off the roof
By Jesse Leavenworth
The Hartford Courant
MANCHESTER, Conn. — First responders who tried to save a man's life Tuesday when he collapsed while shoveling his roof returned to the ...
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 ...