The Silent Killer
CO monitoring adds a new dimension to firefighter rehab & emergency careThis supplement to JEMS, sponsored by Masimo Corporation and ZOLL Medical Corporation, discusses carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning and outlines how CO-oximetry can improve your assessment and treatment of potential CO poisoning patients through proper screening and triage.
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‘Sensing’ the Effects of CO ExposureCO exposure is a significant health hazard for patients and EMS providers.
Sneak AttackWhat makes carbon monoxide so insidious?
Where There's SmokeWhere there’s smoke, there are also toxins.
Safety For AllThe safety of all firefighters and emergency response personnel is imperative.
Read these case studies of almost-undetected CO exposures.
This past December, ZOLL Medical Corporation announced the introduction of an integrated, non-invasive carbon monoxide (CO) assessment tool using Masimo Rainbow SET technology in the E Series monitor.
Should CO measurements join the list of required vitals?
Co-oximetry should be a BLS tool
Firefighters and paramedics need education on carbon monoxide poisoning because it’s something they encounter it every day.
Firefighters and EMS providers can reduce carbon monoxide risks through education.
Hundreds of grant programs can help you fund CO monitoring equipment.
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