For the athlete with a head injury, sometimes it’s not ‘OK to play.’
Learn how to treat AV block patients, including how to administration atropine and transcutaneous pacing.
An overlook of food products to help you stay alert.
Sepsis can occur in any patient.
How Gary Ludwig revolutionized a dying system.
EMS providers in Suffolk County routinely respond to large-scale incidents, from hurricanes to multi-vehicle pileups. Now, they have a vehicle that significantly enhances their response capability.
Unique immobilization device allows improved cervical spine splinting capability.
The air ambulance and medical transport industry is slowly moving to increase safety across the board.
Find out who gets thumbs up and thumbs down in the January issue of JEMS.
Tips and tricks from a long career in EMS.
Study reveals that further training may be needed.
Bystander CPR case presents several areas for improvement in the airport’s emergency response system.
Is it legal to attach pictures to a patient care report?
Practice helps paramedic team save a life.
T-bone crash leads to one death.
Check out the latest products and innovations in JEMS.
We need mentors in our lives if we are to grow personally and professionally.
Don’t let the Pride Lands of your agency fall to dark days.
Stop hoarding supplies in the ambulance shelves.
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.
Evacuate from any multistory building.
For the evacuation of disabled or injured.
Evacuate non-ambulatory patients.
Provides true one-person operation.
Reduction in spinal load.
Cut risk of injury to caregivers.
Stryker Power-PRO is a hydraulically powered ambulance cot with industry-leading ergonomics. Foot end controls activate powered lifting and lower function for capacities up to 700 lbs. Operator safety and patient comfort are significantly improved.
Power-PRO XT powered ambulance cot dramatically reduces strenuous lifting and the associated risk of back injury.
SMRT — Stryker Managed Recharging Technology
Stryker Speed-Sheet is a unique approach to patient transfer.
Stair-PRO is scientifically proven to reduce the risk of operator injury. The operator position, adjustability of handles, angle of the track and the built-in descent control made Stair-PRO the safest chair in its product category.
Proven to reduce risk of injury.