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Growing evidence appears to support modified spinal immobilization protocols for pediatric trauma patients ...
The man leaped into the scalding waters to save his two labradors ...
The woman faked a seizure and collapsed after her boyfriend repeatedly punched her and threw her down a flight of stairs ...
The impact of McSwain will live on in PHTLS-trained EMS providers and in the countless lives they have saved and will continue to save in the years ahead ...
The internationally admired New Orleans trauma surgeon and paramedic died from complications of a stroke ...
OMNA recently launched their Tourniquet Leash, a surf leash that doubles as tourniquet in the event of a shark attack or other life-threatening bleeding. The tourniquet is ...
At least two men were in the water at the time; one person was critically injured and airlifted to a trauma center ...
Norman McSwain, MD, FACS, is internationally recognized for founding and growing the NAEMT Prehospital Trauma Life Support program ...
Police say the yellow plush toy of the popular character from "Despicable Me" saved her life ...
Police union president said officers may park at the trauma center out of necessity and the department has never received a complaint ...
A man's foot was cut at the ankle, through the bone, with a small amount of skin keeping his foot attached to his leg ...
Victims have been identified as a Tennessee doctor, his wife and his college-age daughter; four people in the home escaped unharmed ...
Support from EMS providers and for EMS providers is needed to relieve stress and direct providers in need to help ...
A 12-year-old girl lost part of her arm and could lose her left leg; a 16-year-old boy's arm was amputated and he was airlifted to a hospital ...
A pediatric intensive care doctor, with help from others in the stands, helped stabilize the woman until EMS crews arrived on scene ...
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 ...
Most of the time, emergency medical technicians (EMTs) and paramedics respond to non-urgent emergencies but there are also “rough” calls that are traumatic and disturbing ...
Surgeons removed a nail thrown by a weed trimmer into a man's eye; it was just touching a key artery ...
EMS providers began CPR and transported him to a hospital; a second worker experienced numbness and tingling on the left side of his body ...
The mother and her 14-month-old girl died at the scene; two boys, 6 and 7, were also injured and the driver was arrested ...