Tactical EMS Saved Lives after Giffords Shooting Gallery
The officers who responded behind the tape during the Jan. 8, 2011, shooting during the Congress On Your Corner event outside a Tucson-area Safeway were able to provide life-saving care to patients while the scene was unsafe for EMS.
First Five Minutes Training
A Pima County Sheriff’s Department deputy uses trauma shears during the First Five Minutes training program. Photo Courtesy David Kleinman
When the Scene Is Unsafe ...
An officer responding to a scene that’s unsafe for EMS can use a compact kit equipped with the essentials of hemorrhage control and airway management. Photo Matthew Strauss
A tourniquet could mean the difference between life and death for an officer pinned down by fire. Photo Courtesy David Kleinman
Photo Matthew Strauss
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.
- Bringing The Hospital To The Patient
- Critical Factors in Enhancing Provider & Patient Safety
- Rethinking Ambulance Design & Response Time Standards
- Less Safe Than a U-Haul Trailer
- EMS in the Healthcare Continuum
Ambulance Innovations from Europe
EMS provider roles around the world differ, and so do the vehicles we use to transport patients... Watch On-Demand
EMS Airway Clinic
Controlling compressible hemorrhage is the highest medical priority for improving survival in trauma cases. Now there is a new, simple and effective tool that will transform the way bleeding, particularly difficult-to-control bleeding, is managed in the field: the iTClamp50.