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Rapid Results: Capnography, A Key Patient Assessment Tool

This supplement, sponsored by Oridion, outlines several different uses of capnography in the prehospital field from use on patients with congestive heart failure to training EMTs.

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Capnography Now Standard of Care

JEMS Editor-in-Chief tells you how waveform capnography has become a solid standard of care treatment modality.

A.J. Heightman, MPA, EMT-P

Capnography is a Triage Tool for Asthma Patients

Do you know how to use capnography for asthma patients?

Bob Page, AAS, NREMT-P, CCEMT-P, NCEE

Medic Saves Infant with Capnography

View the waveform the medic saw before determining a course of care.

Bob Page, AAS, NREMT-P, CCEMT-P, NCEE

Capnography Use Optimizes EMS' Perfusion Assessment

Read about six cases in which capnography use monitors perfusion.

Troy Valente, BA, NREMT-P

 Photo Rick Brady

EMS Providers Use Capnography to Monitor CHF

Monitoring CO2 levels is key to treating CHF.

Keith Wesley, MD, FACEP


Photo A.J. Heightman

BLS Providers Use Capnography

Expand the role of the BLS provider with capnography.

Jeffrey M. Goodloe, MD, NREMT-P, FACEP


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