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The Advanced Tactical Practitioner

For the past five years, civilian and military professionals have been developing a special certification for an "Advanced Tactical Practitioner" for the battlefield. Does this new level represent a new glimpse of the Advanced Practice Paramedic or possible an EMT-Tactical Medic certification?

Posted Saturday, April 25, 2009

Miss. Woman Gets Shot in Head, but Makes Tea

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Trying to Aid Assault Victims

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First Responders Describe Crash as 'War Zone'

Emergency care in diabetics is on the rise as the recession deepens and patients cut back on medical care, insulin, medications and blood-sugar testing supplies.

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How to Spot Dangerous Air and Fluid Injection Injuries

High-pressure injection injuries, especially to the hand, are extremely dangerous and are often missed by EMS because of their innocuous presentation. Learn how to spot injuries caused by fast-moving air and water.

Posted Monday, April 13, 2009

$23 Million Won't Keep Trauma System Healthy

Posted Wednesday, April 8, 2009

Ambulance Driver Ran Over Sleeping Man

Posted Friday, April 3, 2009

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Geriatric Trauma: What to think about before assessing, treating & packaging the elderly

Read this refresher on the anatomical and physiological changes of aging, and how they should affect your assessment and treatment of geriatric trauma patients.

Posted Friday, April 3, 2009

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6 shot, hostages taken in Binghamton, NY

Mayor Matthew Ryan said there was a hostage situation involving a gunman with a high-powered rifle. The gunman barricaded the rear door of the American Civic Association with his car before entering through the front door, firing his weapon. Early reports indicate 41 hostages are in the building and that apartments were being evacuated.

Posted Friday, April 3, 2009


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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