Medical Emergencies - @ JEMS.com

Medical Emergencies

Also On Jems Thumb

Why Don't We Have That?

If you're a world traveler like Dr. Bledsoe, you've probably seen a thing or two to envy about international EMS systems. Here's what we're missing out on.

Posted Wednesday, April 29, 2009

Also On Jems Thumb

Why Don't We Have That?

If you're a world traveler like Dr. Bledsoe, you've probably seen a thing or two to envy about international EMS systems. Here's what we're missing out on.

Posted Wednesday, April 29, 2009

Also On Jems Thumb

Vidacare EZ-IO G3 Power Driver

The paramedics and physicians who have been using the EZ-IO intraosseous device should thank the military for the new smaller, lighter model.

Posted Tuesday, April 28, 2009

Diabetics Skimp On Lifesaving Care in Recession

Emergency care in diabetics is on the rise as the recession deepens and patients cut back on medical care, insulin, medications and blood-sugar testing supplies.

Posted Sunday, April 12, 2009

Also On Jems Thumb

Not Just Ankle Pain

Is your patient overexaggerating? Or is that pain a symptom of compartment syndrome? Find out what's really going on.

Posted Sunday, April 12, 2009

FDA Reversal OKs Morphine Painkiller for Dying

Experts in hospice care and pain relief welcomed an FDA decision Thursday to allow a liquid morphine painkiller to remain on the market.

Posted Thursday, April 9, 2009

Also On Jems Thumb

Measuring the Value of ALS Care for the Urban Seizure Patient

Is rapid transport of seizure patients preferable with greater adherence to BLS care in a single-tiered ALS system? Read Dr. Wesley's review of a Pittsburg study to find out.

Posted Wednesday, April 8, 2009

Also On Jems Thumb

Measuring the Value of ALS Care for the Urban Seizure Patient

Is rapid transport of seizure patients preferable with greater adherence to BLS care in a single-tiered ALS system? Read Dr. Wesley's review of a Pittsburg study to find out.

Posted Wednesday, April 8, 2009


Buyer's Guide Featured Companies

Featured Careers & Jobs in EMS

Get JEMS in Your Inbox

 

Fire EMS Blogs


Blogger Browser

Today's Featured Posts

 

EMS Airway Clinic

Improving Survival from Cardiac Arrest Using ACD-CPR + ITD

Using active compression-decompression CPR with an ITD has been shown to improve 1-year survival from cardiac arrest by 33%.
More >

Multimedia Thumb

Philadelphia Fire Department Apologizes for Medic’s Jab at Police

Union head calls photos a slap in the face of officers.
Watch It >


Multimedia Thumb

D.C. Fire and EMS Crews Blame New Technology for Patient’s Death

Delayed response blamed on recurring dispatch problems.
Watch It >


Multimedia Thumb

Suspect Steals, Crashes Maryland Ambulance

One killed, others injured in Prince George’s County crash.
Watch It >


Multimedia Thumb

Truck Strikes Pedestrians in Scotland

Six killed in downtown Glasgow.
More >


Multimedia Thumb

Tennessee Trench Rescue

Worker pulled from Roane County worksite.
More >


Multimedia Thumb

Time’s Ebola Firefighters

Doctors, nurses and others saluted for fighting virus.
More >


Multimedia Thumb

LMA MAD Nasal™

Needle-free intranasal drug delivery.
Watch It >


Multimedia Thumb

The AmbuBus®, Bus Stretcher Conversion Kit - EMS Today 2013

AmbuBus®, Bus Stretcher all-hazards preparedness & response tool
Watch It >


Multimedia Thumb

VividTrac offered by Vivid Medical - EMS Today 2013

VividTrac, affordable high performance video intubation device.
Watch It >


More Product Videos >