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Make every assessment question count using this strategy to quickly assess respiratory patients who are unable to speak in phrases or sentences ...
The IOM report recommendation for a US cardiac arrest registry recognizes the critical role of EMS to improve cardiac arrest patient survival ...
Recent study suggests it may be safe to withhold oxygen from normoxic patients who are suffering from AMI ...
Explore research findings about the impact of intubation on OOHCA survival and the patient's neurological status at discharge ...
The app aids in the diagnosis of heart problems ...
The funds will be used to purchase 394 LUCAS chest compression systems for ambulances and 80 for hospitals ...
The 18-year-old from Pennsylvania suffered from several heart defects, including Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome ...
The dispatcher who sent the first ambulance on scene didn’t mention to responders that the patient was in cardiac arrest ...
A new study found that the higher a cardiac arrest patient lives, the lower the chances of survival ...
ROC researchers and EMS study participants have made significant contributions to better care for out-of-hospital cardiac arrest ...
Resuscitation Outcomes Consortium (ROC) randomized, controlled trial compared interrupted CPR and continuous-chest-compression CPR ...
The emergency-physician recommended steps to improve survival rates include better reporting and funding ...
San Francisco Fire Department paramedics have trained for airport bicycle response when traffic is high ...
New research suggests a lot of people may ignore potentially life-saving warning signs ...
ECG acquisition, 12-lead mapping and airway management were your favorites ...
Jayd Osborne remained calm and performed CPR for six minutes while waiting for an ambulance. (Twitter photo) ...
Paramedics are increasingly likely to transport patients on Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation machines and some systems are testing ECMO for refractory cardiac arrest ...
Show off your mastery of CPR with this 10-question quiz of what every EMT should know about basic life support ...
Health care practitioners challenged to think outside the box to understand and solve the problem of out-of-hospital cardiac arrest ...
Alameda County, California, says they’ve found the "prescription for success" in improving cardiac arrest outcomes ...