OMAHA, Neb. — A ZOLL sales representative, Robert Green, helped save a woman’s life using the equipment he carries to client appointments.
Green, a senior territory manager, was ...
MAPLEWOOD, Minn. — Two of the six fire department employees placed on administrative leave following concerns about their conduct on a recent medical call are back to work.
By Erin Mathews
The Salina Journal, Kan.
SALINA, Kan. — If there is such a thing as a good place to have a heart attack, Salina is becoming that place.
Since Jan. 1, when Salina ...
What happened: Six Maplewood (Minn.) Fire Department medics were put on leave and subject to investigation after halting resuscitation on a 71-year-old woman at the request of her husband, who ...
By Jeremy Olson
MAPLEWOOD, Minn. — A life-or-death decision by Maplewood paramedics, who stopped life support for an elderly woman at her husband’s insistence, underscores ...
Six personnel from Maplewood FD are on leave after granting request of woman's husband and power of attorney to halt resuscitation
By Sarah Horner
MAPLEWOOD, Minn. — The decision by Maplewood paramedics to stop resuscitation efforts on a dying woman Aug. 7 at the request of her husband was at the ...
The Associated Press
NEW HOLLAND, Pa. — A deflating hot air balloon struck overhead electrical wires after landing in a Pennsylvania field, shocking three people including one who was ...
EFFORT, Pa. — A young college student working as a medic at a Pennsylvania camp for disabled people died from a series of strokes that her family says was caused by heroic efforts ...
By Kate Irby
BRADENTON, Fla. — The AutoPulse doesn't come cheap at about $14,000 a pop, but with 855 cardiac arrest calls in Manatee County the past two years, ...
An artery was dissected as she performed CPR on a woman in cardiac arrest, causing her to suffer a series of strokes on her brain stem
TANNERSVILLE, Pa. — A 22-year-old EMT died after suffering a series of strokes, the first of which occurred as she was administering CPR.
Samantha Agins was working Saturday as an EMT ...
By Elliott Jones
Treasure Coast Newspapers
GIFFORD, Fla. — An autopsy has confirmed that a man who was “tripping” and “acting crazy” outside a home on June 16 ...
Idea for applying pressure to center of the chest came while observing his colleagues develop the defibrillator at Johns Hopkins University
By Howard Cohen
MIAMI — Modern medicine was “going to the dogs” when Dr. James Jude, a young resident at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in the ...
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