The pit-crew approach and these three steps raise survival rates.
Learn how to properly administer adenosine to avoid a fatal mistake.
EMS should use a same field training program based on the law enforcement model.
A mass casualty event can be magnified by many factors.
Cardiac care is changing, and EMS can improve survival rates by mobilizing community members.
Some patients with thoracic injuries need only BLS treatment while some need ALS. Brush up on the differences.
It's important to remember the key components of successful cardiac care.
EMS providers should consider when it’s best to be loud and when to go into ‘stealth mode.
Your first day on the job will set the tone for your EMS organization.
There’s more to the story than the media has picked up on.
Readers offer comments on recent JEMS & JEMS.com articles.
Study Measures Effectiveness of RAD-57 Device in Detecting Carbon Monoxide Poisoning.
EMS providers’ use of tourniquet saves man’s life and limb.
This month’s thumbs include hot-coal walking and theater shooting victims, as well as good training programs.
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.
The E-Surge Kit™ is conveniently packaged for Emergency Backup Ventilator Surge and Response.
For major ventilator emergencies.
New and improved!
The VAR™ is a unique single patient use, disposable resuscitator for patients weighing 10 kg and above.
The VAR-Monitor designed specifically to monitor any non-cycling condition of all the current VAR models, and is easy to set up and use.
Monitors cycling conditions of resuscitators.