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Study Shows Compressions During Defibrillation Aren’t As Safe As We Thought

Research indicates providers could still be exposed to potentially dangerous electrical exposure.

Posted Monday, November 10, 2014

Researchers Offer Strategies for Overcoming Drug Shortages

The time has come to stop changing protocols and start changing the way we think.

Posted Wednesday, October 1, 2014

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Are We Keeping Our Burn Patients Warm Enough?

Thermoregulation in burn patients often goes overlooked.

Posted Monday, September 15, 2014

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Evaluating the Use of Blood Products for Prehospital Trauma Patients

Should we put an end to fluid resuscitation?

Posted Tuesday, August 5, 2014

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Is EMS Still the Most Dangerous Profession?

Recent studies confirm the dangers inherent in working in EMS.

Posted Tuesday, July 8, 2014

Is Prehospital Lactate a Reliable Indicator of Mortality?

Study suggests there’s a link when combining abnormal vital signs with lactate, but concludes a better biomarker might be sought out.

Posted Monday, June 2, 2014

Study Seeks Risk Factors for Apnea in Pediatric Seizure Patients

Are benzodiazepines to blame?

Posted Friday, May 2, 2014

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Low Prevalence of C-spine Injuries in Low-level Falls Encourages Conservative Immobilization

Additional research continues suggest we over-immobilize patients.

Posted Thursday, March 27, 2014

Study Compares Safety & Effectiveness of Droperidol & Haloperidol in Patient Sedation

Is droperidol safer than we previously thought?

Posted Friday, March 14, 2014

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