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The key to differentiating abdominal pain is to utilize as many assessment tools as possible
Learn common triggers, assessment findings, and the different phases and classifications of seizures
A red-flag approach to identifying true emergencies and treating patients with compassion
Medic Squad 63 of Kern County Fire Department resuscitated a cardiac arrest patient before transporting them to the hospital
How to protect yourself and your patients, and take action
“Management of crush syndrome has to start in the rubble, in the hole, under the car, in the subway; treatment starts there.”
Assessment and treatment pearls to simplify three common chest trauma presentations
Mecklenburg EMS Agency Paramedic Mark Hayes had been a part of the Medic team since 1997
Susan Giovanniello served as a volunteer with the Glen Cove EMS Corps, rising up from their Explorer post
Rob Lawrence speaks with Stefan Korshak, senior defense correspondent for the Kiev Post
The National Guideline for the Field Triage of Injured Patients was updated to help providers make more accurate judgments about the level of care an injured patient may need
What EMS needs to know about treating suicide attempts
MCHD discusses prehospital pain management with the transition of IV acetaminophen from patent to generic
Nationwide, only 8.4% of pilots are women; however, Megan Meier and Sarah Snell make up 25% of Aspirus MedEvac pilots in Wisconsin
Previous legislation prevented EMS personnel from complying with a do-not-resuscitate order by a physician assistant or advanced practice registered nurse