Gear And Gadgets
Columbia River Knife and Tool have introduced a more pocket-friendly version of their Zilla-Tool, named Zilla-Tool Jr. ItÌs smaller but remains a fully functional stainless-steel multi-tool.
The disposable Blood Pressure Cuff Barrier from TIDI Products offers a convenient way to keep your cuffs clean and minimize the risk of transmitting infections.
Keeping track of vital signs for one patient isnÌt too difficult. Keeping track of vital signs for several patients at the same incident can be quite a task. Vital Note from Paramed Systems lets you keep vital signs with each patient.
Cairns now offers the HP3 Commando Helmet, a good-looking piece of gear, certified for firefighting and able to be worn with SCBA. Its low-profile, no-brim design provides easier access at rescue scenes and in confined spaces.
Getting your flashlight to sufficiently illuminate what you need to see can be a challenge. The Scout Tac-Safety Utility Light from Foxfury solves this problem with its unique design.
Bag-valve mask (BVM) ventilation is one of the most basic and, at times, most difficult EMS skills. The ability to maintain an open airway with proper head-tilt/chin-lift with one hand, while you squeeze the bag to ventilate the patient with the other, often becomes an issue of technique as well as hand size.
A compact, MOLLE-equipped pack designed for rapid field response for the treatment of most extremity fractures, dislocations and joint injuries. Fractures can be splinted in position found! Disaster preparedness and surge capacity available!
The Compact Sager Alternative! Treats proximal third and mid-shaft femoral fractures. Radio-lucent,universal: fits adult or child,treats unilateral or bilateral fractures. Rapid one-person assembly/application. Compact, robust, and lightweight.
Your complete fracture response system! Features a compact Sager Traction Splint, an Adaptor
The Ambulance Leadership Forum and a Yorkshire Ambulance... More >
- Government-Run vs. Private EMS
- Making Safety Sexy
- Video: Demanding Safety
- Arming Leadership for Safety Change
- Culture of Safety Draft Document
Ambulance Innovations from Europe
EMS provider roles around the world differ, and so do the vehicles we use to transport patients... Register>
EMS Airway Clinic
A rush-hour fire in Moscow's subway on Wednesday injured dozens of people, forced the evacuation of thousands of commuters and closed parts of the network, authorities said.
Leg access using the EZ-IO.
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AmbuBus®, Bus Stretcher all-hazards preparedness & response tool
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VividTrac, affordable high performance video intubation device.
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