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Avoid Supermarket Ploys to Eat Healthier

Plan your week’s worth of meals before going to the grocery store to avoid buying sugary and processed foods.

Posted Wednesday, April 24, 2013

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‘Scene Safe’ Mantra Provides EMS Danger

The “scene safe” way of assessing on-scene risk doesn’t account for dangers that could present themselves later.

Posted Monday, April 15, 2013

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UK Program Teaches Prehospital Care Through Mentorships

London school pairs future doctors with EMS workers for real-world experiences.

Posted Friday, April 12, 2013

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The Ins and Outs of Apneic Oxygenation

This process is an easy way to provide additional oxygen to patients when they aren’t breathing.

Posted Thursday, April 11, 2013

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New Jersey EMS/Rescue Squad Takes Delivery on a New Heavy-Rescue

The Flemington-Raritan First Aid and Rescue Squad, based in New Jersey, has always operated a diverse fleet. However, back in 2005, it took this process a step further, forming a committee to start writing specs and to develop a basic design for a new heavy-rescue truck.

Posted Thursday, April 11, 2013

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The Triple Aim

IHI’s Triple Aim optimizes the health system by focusing in on three dimensions.

Posted Wednesday, March 27, 2013

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The Role of Tranexamic Acid in EMS & Preoperative Trauma Management

Tranexamic acid (TXA), used to inhibit the body’s natural clot breakdown, could have value for certain trauma patients in the field.

Posted Wednesday, March 27, 2013

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How Ischemic Post-conditioning Can Help the Cardiac Arrest Patient

Intermittent short ischemic episodes trigger a cascade of cellular protection mechanisms reducing injury to the heart and improving brain function.

Posted Wednesday, March 27, 2013

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The Role of EMS in Community Paramedicine

A group of stakeholders is working to define community paramedicine and to outline what role EMS agencies will play in this developing field.

Posted Wednesday, March 27, 2013


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