Head Injury

Texas Bill Requires Schools to Have Concussion Oversight Teams

House Bill 2038 takes coaches out of the process of determining a concussion.

Posted Tuesday, September 6, 2011

CDC Report: Assessing Impact of Traumatic Brain Injury-related Deaths

On average, 53,000 Americans died each year as a result of a TBI

Posted Friday, May 6, 2011

Four-Year Old Critical After Fall From Escalator

Boy fell onto a store display case on the first floor.

Posted Tuesday, March 15, 2011

Also On Jems Thumb

Doctors Optimistic On Ariz. Representative's Recovery

Bullet traveled the length of the left side of the brain.

Posted Monday, January 10, 2011

California Principal Blocked Ambulance From Injured Player

Crew had to haul a gurney 75 yards down field.

Posted Tuesday, November 16, 2010

Utah Driver Killed Jumping From Truck

Brakes failed on way down road.

Posted Monday, October 11, 2010

"Transformers 3" Extra Injured In Crash

Extra suffered a serious head injury during a stunt.

Posted Thursday, September 2, 2010

Canadian Teen Injured In Grain Elevator Fall

The unconscious female fell 75 feet.

Posted Monday, July 26, 2010

Head Injury for 3-Year Old at Dodgers Game

Line drive fractured the skull of a girl at Dodgers Stadium.

Posted Wednesday, June 9, 2010






 

Featured Careers & Jobs in EMS

Get JEMS in Your Inbox

 

Fire EMS Blogs


Blogger Browser

Today's Featured Posts

 

EMS Airway Clinic

Simulation-Based Assessment Facilitates Learning & Enhances Clinical Judgment

Simulation is an educational tool that can be used to develop and refine clinical skills of the student in a controlled environment before they progress to becoming practicing clinicians.
More >

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

Delaware Bus Crash MCI

A view from the triage sector as EMS crews work on several patients.
Watch It >


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

Delaware Bus Crash MCI

A view from the triage sector as EMS crews work on several patients.
More >


Multimedia Thumb

Field Bridge Xpress ePCR on iPad, Android, Kindle Fire

Sneak peek of customizable run forms & more.
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 >