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PolyHeme Is in the News Again

Will Chapleau has been following the PolyHeme trials in hopes it will eventually become an acceptable alternative to blood in trauma patients in the field. Read his take on the latest PolyHeme trial.

Posted Tuesday, March 24, 2009

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The Quest for the Holy Grail of Trauma Continues

Keith Wesley has been waiting for a readily available supply of oxygen-carrying resuscitation fluid that is easy to store. Read on to see if this Holy Grail has been found.

Posted Tuesday, March 24, 2009

PolyHeme Is in the News Again

Will Chapleau has been following the PolyHeme trials in hopes it will eventually become an acceptable alternative to blood in trauma patients in the field. Read his take on the latest PolyHeme trial.

Posted Tuesday, March 24, 2009

Ohio Debates ALS

Posted Monday, March 23, 2009

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1st Medics Turned Away in Richardson Fall

Posted Wednesday, March 18, 2009

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Knox Company MedVault Drug Locker

The MedVault Drug Locker from Knox Company is made from heavy aluminum and has a secure electronic keypad.

Posted Tuesday, March 17, 2009

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Vidacare EZ-IO LD Needle Set

The EZ-IO LD Needle Set from Vidacare includes a 45-mm needle (compared to the 25-mm regular adult needle), and it's designed to accommodate these types of patients.

Posted Tuesday, March 17, 2009

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A Lot of Nerve: How to perform a full neurological assessment for medical & trauma patients

This overview of the current treatment of CHF shows the significant shift in strategy in regard to the management of CHF and pulmonary edema, including recommended drug therapies.

Posted Sunday, March 15, 2009

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Immigrant Physicians Become Paramedics

Alberta, Canada, is taking the matter of paramedic shortage into its own hands by training immigrant physicians; several states are starting registries for patients using home medical equipment so the special-needs population can have their power restored first in an outage; Louisville, Ky., is requiring some city employees to take four unpaid days off; and more.

Posted Sunday, March 15, 2009


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