discuss print share

July 2010

Features

Photo Jeff Zimmerman

Make Quick Pediatric Transport Decisions

Use the pediatric assessment triangle to make pediatric transport decisions.

Chris Mierek, MD, EMT-B | Nicholas Nacca, MD


Features

Photo Courtesy Joseph P. Hopple

How to Teach Flexible Immobilization

Having the right props will create a better simulation for students to learn how to immobilize patients.

Joseph P. Hopple, NREMT-P


Last Word

Photo Courtesy Robert Domingo

The Ups and Downs of EMS

Paramedics raise EMS profession’s positive profile.


EMS in Action

Ryche Guerrero

EMS Manages Patient’s Airway in the Air

A Texas aeromedical team maintains a drowning patient’s airway.


From the Editor

A.J. Heightman

You can judge a book by its cover

You can tell a lot about an ED based on its cleanliness

A.J. Heightman, MPA, EMT-P


Leadership Sector

Photo iStockphoto.com

Find Your Ambulance Number

Use the Queuing Theory to determine how many rigs you should have in service.

Gary Ludwig, MS, EMT-P


Insider Health Care Update

Get to Know the Players in Health-Care Reform

If you know who to talk to, you can help influence the health-care reform process.

William K. Atkinson, PhD, MPH, MPA, EMT-P


Lighter Side

Treating Hypochondriacs

Steve Berry has some tips for treating imaginary illnesses, especially the ones that spread like wildfire.

Steve Berry


Priority Traffic

Photo Courtesy Queensland Ambulance Service

Indiana Leads the Way in Electronic Patient Data Sharing

Indiana network allows EMS to access patient health data on scene.


Case of the Month

Photo Courtney Mccain

Combine AHA Recommendations for Better Outcomes

There’s no silver bullet for cardiac arrest resuscitation.

Keith Wesley, MD, FACEP


Hands On

Product Reviews From Street Crews

Check out some of the latest products you may want to use.

Fran Hildwine, BS, NREMT-P, CCEMT-P


A Note About the JEMS Archives
Looking for something prior to January 2008? Additional archives back to 2006 are coming soon to the new JEMS.com, but you can click here for older archives in the meantime.

» Want to Get JEMS Issues in Your Mailbox or Inbox? Subscribe Today
print share

Buyer's Guide Featured Companies

Featured Careers & Jobs in EMS

Get JEMS in Your Inbox

 

Fire EMS Blogs


Blogger Browser

Today's Featured Posts

 

EMS Airway Clinic

Mechanical CPR is Producing Resuscitation Results Beyond Expectations

Discover why clinical studies are finding mechanical CPR just as effective as optimally-performed CPR.
More >

Multimedia Thumb

New Technology Helps Missouri Ambulances

Strategic GPS tracking helps in Springfield.
Watch It >


Multimedia Thumb

Profile: Hospital Wing Air Ambulance

Take a look inside this Memphis service.
Watch It >


Multimedia Thumb

New Monitors for Wyoming EMS

Grant helps Torrington EMS get new equipment.
Watch It >


Multimedia Thumb

London Medics Increasingly Attacked

One medic describes her violent confrontation.
Watch It >


Multimedia Thumb

Violence, Arson in Ferguson

Crowds in Ferguson and elsewhere react to decision.
More >


Multimedia Thumb

California Bus Rollover

One killed and dozens injured.
More >


Multimedia Thumb

Buffalo Residents Dig Out and Prepare for Flooding

Flooding expected as heavy snow melts.
More >


Multimedia Thumb

Braun Ambulances' EZ Door Forward

Helps to create a safer ambulance module.
Watch It >


Multimedia Thumb

VividTrac offered by Vivid Medical - EMS Today 2013

VividTrac, affordable high performance video intubation device.
Watch It >


Multimedia Thumb

LMA MAD Nasal™

Needle-free intranasal drug delivery.
Watch It >


More Product Videos >