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 ...
We’ve got to hand it to 11-year-old Josh Williamson, who sprang to action with his 56-year-old father collapsed from a heart attack in his flat in England.
The boy immediately started ...
LEICESTER, England — An 11-year-old has received a bravery award for saving the life of his dad, who collapsed with a heart attack.
Josh Williamson sprang into action when his father, ...
He immediately started performing CPR, dialed 999, and stayed calm and collected when his father collapsed
One of the injured is in extremely critical condition and was given CPR at the scene
The Associated Press
STAFFORD TOWNSHIP, N.J. — A natural gas explosion has leveled a house and injured five workers trying to contain a gas main break in New Jersey.
Video shows smoke ...
NBC New York
CRESSKILL, N.J. — A New Jersey fire chief and pre-K recreational soccer team coach helped save a 4-year-old boy who collapsed on the floor during practice Wednesday.
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 ...
During the 2014 NAEMSP conference in New Orleans, Dr. Michael Sayre discusses some of the AHA guideline changes coming in 2015, and the need for more frequent updates.
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 ...
“I’m not gonna let you lose him.”
Those were the words 911 dispatcher Tim Webb said to a frantic grandmother whose 9-month-old grandson suffered a seizure and stopped breathing.