discuss print share

Edward T. Dickinson, MD, NREMT-P, FACEP

Edward T. Dickinson, MD, NREMT-P, FACEP

is an associate professor and director of prehospital field operations in the Department of Emergency Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia. He is the medical editor of JEMS.

content by Edward T. Dickinson, MD, NREMT-P, FACEP

Also On Jems Thumb

Distracting Injuries Mask Serious Symptoms

Don’t be so distracted by orthopedic injuries that you overlook other symptoms.


Also On Jems Thumb

Seat Belt Sign on the Neck Is a Serious Finding

Providers should examine MVC patients for seatbelt sign of the neck because it can signify underlying trauma.


Also On Jems Thumb

Trend Alert: The trending and interpretation of vital signs

EMS providers tend to become complacent about trending vital signs. Read why this is a vital part of continual patient assessment.


Also On Jems Thumb

Let 'em Loose?: An objective method to help decide if a medic is ready for the street

One of the greatest challenges a medical director faces is determining when newly graduated paramedics and paramedics new to their service are ready to practice independently in their agency under the authority of their medical license.


discuss print share

Featured Careers & Jobs in EMS





 

Get JEMS in Your Inbox

 

Fire EMS Blogs


Blogger Browser

Today's Featured Posts

 

EMS Airway Clinic

The Evolution of Civilian High Threat Medical Guidelines

How mass killing events have proven a need for new guidelines.
More >

Multimedia Thumb

Baltimore Man Rescued from Building Collapse

Rowhouse collapse traps a worker in the basement area.
Watch It >


Multimedia Thumb

A Night with Wisconsin’s Busiest Medic Unit

Ride along one night with the paramedics of MED 5.
Watch It >


Multimedia Thumb

Patient Dies in West Virginia Ambulance Rollover

Marion County Rescue Squad crew is injured in collision.
Watch It >


Multimedia Thumb

Rescue Volunteers in Syria

White Helmets group at work during fighting.
More >


Multimedia Thumb

Boulder Pins Colorado Hiker

Wilderness EMS team frees trapped hiker.
More >


Multimedia Thumb

North Dakota Oilfield Medics

Tactics used in offshore platforms tailored to the remote areas.
More >


Multimedia Thumb

Braun Ambulances' EZ Door Forward

Helps to create a safer ambulance module.
Watch It >


Multimedia Thumb

The AmbuBus®, Bus Stretcher Conversion Kit - EMS Today 2013

AmbuBus®, Bus Stretcher all-hazards preparedness & response tool
Watch It >


Multimedia Thumb

LMA MAD Nasal™

Needle-free intranasal drug delivery.
Watch It >


More Product Videos >