Magazine Issue: April 2014 - Journal of Emergency Medical Services (JEMS) @ JEMS.com

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April 2014

Trauma’s Lethal Triad of Hypothermia, Acidosis & Coagulopathy Create a Deadly Cycle for Trauma Patients

Learn simple steps to treat the “lethal triad” in trauma patients.

Ryan Gerecht, MD, CMTE

Recognizing and Managing Traumatic Neck Injuries

Injuries to the neck can be both complex & challenging for the prehospital provider.

Aaron Burnett, MD Eric Ernest, MD, EMT-P R.J. Frascone, MD, FACEP

Report on the Korea-Arizona Trauma Summit

International trauma system collaboration emphasizes injury prevention, rehabilitation and integrated data collection.

Bentley J. Bobrow, MD Sang Do Shin, MD, MPH, PhD Sungwoo Moon, MD, PhD Yeong Kim, MS, MD, PhD

Using Nitrous Oxide to Manage Pain

Medical gas is a safe & effective way to manage moderate pain.

Scott Oglesbee, BA, NRP, CCEMT-P William Selde, MD

Last Word

Pennsylvania Sleigh Ride, Talking about Heroin, and Trauma Kits for LAPD

Find out who gets thumbs up in the April issue of JEMS.


Hands On

Hands On April 2014

Check out the latest products and innovations in JEMS.

Dominic Silvestro, EMT-P, EMS-I


Leadership Sector

Overcome the Generation Gap to Better Lead Millennials

Not everyone likes them, but we all have to work with them.

Gary Ludwig, MS, EMT-P


Priority Traffic

Ferno Introduces Revolutionary Patient Transport & Loading System

New stretcher’s ‘no-load’ solution to reduce or eliminate provider injury.


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