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

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March 2014

Using Upstroke Ventilation to Optimize Coronary & Cerebral Perfusion During CPR

New understandings in resuscitation science have led to doubling, tripling and quadrupling survival rates.

Daniel P. Davis, MD Mark Rock,BA, NREMT-P

A Firsthand Account of the Stresses of Caring for Your Colleagues

Caring for an EMS provider can cause more stress than usual.

Kenneth Johnson, Jr., NREMT-P

An Evidence-based Program for Improving and Sustaining First Responder Behavioral health

Program teaches first responders to be resilient in tough profession.

Jonathan Gunderson Michael Marks, PhD Mike Grill, MS, EFO, NREMT-P Philip Callahan, PhD

EMS 10: Innovators of EMS 2013

Read about 2013’s top EMS 10 innovators as selected by JEMS.

Cynthia Kincaid

Features

A Review of Neonatal & Infant Ventilation Methods

A look at the devices you can use on these special patients.

Steven C. LeCroy, MS, CRTT, EMT-P


Features

Improving Airway Management in the Prehospital Setting

Training placement & monitoring properly placed airways are vital to improving fail rates.

Brian M. Light, NREMT-P


Last Word

Big Screen CPR Awareness, 60 Years for Nassau’s Police-run Ambulance

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


Hands On

Hands On March 2014

Check out the latest products and innovations in JEMS.

Dominic Silvestro, EMT-P, EMS-I


Leadership Sector

Managers Must be Cautious when Accepting Free Offers

Understand how free offers can be perceived as “kickbacks.”

Gary Ludwig, MS, EMT-P


Priority Traffic

White Paper Proposes EMS Expand its Role in Patient Care

Could EMS provide services to fill gaps in the healthcare system?


EMS in Action

Five-car Accident Sends Three Patients to Hospital

One woman had to be extricated from her vehicle.


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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