Patient Care

Also On Jems Thumb

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

Understanding Hyponatremia Key to EMS Providers at the Country’s Largest Bicycle Race

Understanding how to treat hyponatremia and similar heat-related injuries is important when patients are endurance athletes competing in extreme heat.

Posted Wednesday, April 10, 2013

Also On Jems Thumb

Low-speed, Two-car Crash Requires Pediatric Immobilization

A team of Missouri first responders immobilize a pediatric patient at a crash scene with three patients.

Posted Friday, April 5, 2013

Also On Jems Thumb

Readers Share Feedback on CPR Interruption Time and Transporting Psychological Patients

Readers offer comments on recent JEMS and JEMS.com articles.

Posted Friday, April 5, 2013

Also On Jems Thumb

Fort Worth Fire Department Rescues Man after 8-Foot Fall

Fort Worth Fire Department provided technical rescue of a man who fell 8-feet off a cliff.

Posted Wednesday, March 27, 2013

Readers Recognize the Efforts of Freedom House EMS Pioneers

Readers offer comments on recent JEMS and JEMS.com articles.

Posted Wednesday, March 27, 2013

Also On Jems Thumb

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

Also On Jems Thumb

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

Also On Jems Thumb

Permissive Hypotension in Trauma Resuscitation

Normal saline raises the trauma patient’s blood pressure but may not contribute to the best outcomes.

Posted Wednesday, March 27, 2013


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Featured Careers & Jobs in EMS

Get JEMS in Your Inbox

 

Fire EMS Blogs


Blogger Browser

Today's Featured Posts

 

EMS Airway Clinic

The Evolution of Civilian High Threat Medical Guidelines

How mass killing events have proven a need for new guidelines.
More >

Multimedia Thumb

Authorities Investigate Firefighters at Arizona EMS Call

Confrontation caught on video involving Glendale firefighters.
Watch It >


Multimedia Thumb

Radio Problems for New York Medics

Medic’s radio failed during a call with an armed patient.
Watch It >


Multimedia Thumb

AMR Prepares Ambulance for Ebola Patient

Patient preparedness in Oregon.
Watch It >


Multimedia Thumb

Oregon Department Revises EMS System

Bend brings in EMTs to meet growing demands.
Watch It >


Multimedia Thumb

Ottawa Shooting Incident

Solider is shot by gunman at national memorial in Ottawa.
More >


Multimedia Thumb

Life Link III Trauma Tactics Conference in Minnesota

Conference was designed to enhance the skills of providers of all levels, covering rescue and prehospital situations, to transport and in-hospital treatment.
More >


Multimedia Thumb

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

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


Multimedia Thumb

Braun Ambulances' EZ Door Forward

Helps to create a safer ambulance module.
Watch It >


Multimedia Thumb

LMA MAD Nasal™

Needle-free intranasal drug delivery.
Watch It >


More Product Videos >