EMS Equipment & EMS Product Reviews
Body substance isolation for EMS is usually gloves and sometimes goggles. For those unfortunate calls when additional coverage is required, weÌll sometimes wear a gown and face shield.
The Firefighter Rehab Tag Disaster Management Systems documents each of the nine NFPA 1584 recommendations that support effective rehabilitation.
The STEMI Provider Manual from the American Heart Association is an 80-page, self-study booklet designed to allow prehospital and emergency department personnel to improve their assessment, diagnosis and treatment of STEMI and other acute coronary syndrome patients.
Sussex County paramedics have a new tool in their medical arsenal - a device that can replace hands in performing CPR, the first in the state.
This compilation of EMS on-the-job short stories will keep you up at night.
"Fighting for Life" is a movie that tells the war stories of EMS -- some of which actually come from the front lines.
When new EMT Alan is paired with veteran paramedic Doug, thoughtful conversations on the state of EMS ensue, but is Doug the conscience of the industry or merely a burnout?
Follow author Steven "Kelly" Grayson as he details his journey from eager rookie paramedic to "supermedic."
"Memoirs of a Firefighter Paramedic" by Bruce Zamelsky is suitable for everyone, from those who would like to enter emergency response to practiced responders to the general public.
Unbound Medicine is now offering the 21st edition of this medical classicÛTaberÌs Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary for Mobile and Web.
R.I.C.E. (Rest, Ice, Compression, Elevation) is the mantra for treating twists, strains and sprains. For EMS, this often means an elastic wrap and ice pack.
The third generation Ambulance Vehicle Crew (AVC3) Helmet from AllMed is designed to never extend more than 1 1/2" from your head. This makes it compact enough to wear inside tight spaces during extrication.
SAGER has developed the S.T.O.R.M. (Sager Tactical Orthopedic Response Matrix) Pac, which includes all of the supplies needed to splint a simple or traction-required fracture in a roll-up case thatÌs only 7" in diameter.
The Airpower R2 from Haix is designed for EMS and meets NFPA 1999Ò2008 standards for Emergency Medical Operations.
The Tab4Life from Lifetabs is a piece of card stock with an area of adhesive thatÌs placed over the strike plate to keep the latch from engaging.
Vidacare_s new EZ-IO G3 Power Driver is the next advancement in the widely successful EZ-IO intraosseous infusion system.
The Houdini PRO is a handheld extrication tool, designed specifically with emergency rescue professionals in mind.
The IntuBrite Laryngoscope Blade is a patented design utilizing a unique blacklight illumination source (in addition to a white, LED illuminator) to enhance visualization of the vocal cords during prehospital and in-hospital endotracheal intubation procedures.