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Vacationing medic Marie Hildreth used a boogie board string as a tourniquet for the 12-year-old's arm, and a string from a beach tent to stop the bleeding on her leg ...
Emergency crews treated a woman struck in the head when Oakland Athletic's Brett Lawrie broke his bat on a grounder and part of it flew into the stands ...
The 58-year-old hiker spent three days with no food or water, and his condition had deteriorated to the point that he was unable to move ...
The intoxicated man is "doing fine" after falling from a deck hot tub, landing on a fence, and going against responders' orders by removing pieces of the posts ...
Three people were in the car when the train hit; all survived ...
Survivor celebrations promote awareness of cardiac arrest and create an opportunity to celebrate EMS success ...
The Wash. department is known for high cardiac arrest survival rates, and Medical Director Mickey Eisenberg describes the training and education that makes the system work ...
EMS providers, cardiac arrest survivors and bystanders who started CPR before responders arrived all met to celebrate and express their gratitude ...
11 cardiac arrest survivors were reunited at the 21st Second Chance Ceremony with the rescuers who saved their lives ...
The episode shows a Missoula paramedic who survives for 21 days in the mountains of India ...
He stepped over a guardrail to avoid an oncoming car at the scene, plummeting to the water below ...
Nepalese dug through the rubble for missing people as aftershocks panicked survivors ...
Around 50 responders created a CPR chain to keep the effort going after a neighbor pulled the boy, who has also recovered neurologically, out of a creek ...
The 911 caller reported that the inside of the car was on fire; the burning woman escaped civilian rescuers before jumping ...
Focus on delivering the interventions that matter for better patient outcomes ...
Fire chief said there were as many as 300 kids set to be at the rink two hours later ...
The kits contain first-aid supplies, survival needs, a list of classroom and student items that could help them, and an instruction sheet on how to use it all ...
He started performing CPR, stayed calm and called for help when is father collapsed with a heart attack ...
The woman was seriously injured and taken to a hospital, where methamphetamine was found in her possession ...
Two feet of snow fell on him as he was clearing a roof with a rake; his wife had just left and called 911 when she returned ...