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

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June 2014

Last Word

Responders Across America Participate in Beneficial Partnerships

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


Hands On

Hands On June 2014

Check out the latest products and innovations in JEMS.

Dominic Silvestro, EMT-P, EMS-I


Research Review

Is Prehospital Lactate a Reliable Indicator of Mortality?

Study suggests there’s a link when combining abnormal vital signs with lactate, but concludes a better biomarker might be sought out.

Alexander L. Trembley, NREMT-P | David Page, MS, NREMT-P


From the Editor

Wake County EMS has the Formula for Success

Transparency and leadership go a long way in this system.

A.J. Heightman, MPA, EMT-P


EMS in Action

Los Angeles Responders Treat Four Patients after Three-Car Collision

Four patients, including a child, were given c-spine precautions.


Berry Musing

Flush Away Your Support of Always Backboarding Patients

Its only guarantee is that if you didn’t have back pain before, you certainly will by the time the ambulance arrives at the hospital.

Steve Berry


Educator’s Corner

Students Benefit by Learning Outside the Classroom

Community service shows how a student will act in the real world.

Chris Nollette, Ed.D, NREMT-P, LP


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.

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