Trending Topics

Hypoglycemia

When the conditions are ripe, the distinction between intoxication and a diabetic emergency can easily be blurred
Assessing prehospital management and outcomes in patients assessed for hypoglycemia
In this episode learn the 5 diagnoses for altered mental status that can kill your patient emergently
The glucagon comes in a 1 mg vial as part of an emergency kit
The Gvoke HypoPen was designed for diabetes patients to more easily administer glucogon in an emergency situation
An organization that provides medical appointment transportation will partner with Glucose Revival to carry glucose gel necklaces for diabetic patients
Are you ready to respond to a stroke emergency call? Find out by taking our quiz
A review of hypoglycemia treat and release protocol recommendations
What are the most important things to remember when treating a patient with a history of diabetes?
You are on scene with a patient who was found down in his living room; as you progress beyond the initial assessment, what are some typical assessment pitfalls to avoid?
You are dispatched to a report of an elderly male found down on the floor
Focus on assessing and treating the patient’s basic life threats before interrogating bystanders or investigating the scene
A comic for EMS drawing off the real experiences of EMS