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Help prevent losing patients with excited delirium to cardiac arrest.

Posted Tuesday, February 1, 2011

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Assessing Trauma Patients Proves Difficult

EMS providers should keep in mind many factors when assessing trauma patients.

Posted Tuesday, February 1, 2011

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Treating Presumed Tension Pneumothorax

Studies evaluate the use of needle thoracostomy to treat patients with presumed tension pneumothorax.

Posted Tuesday, February 1, 2011

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Responding to One of Your Own

Know how to be prepared if an emergency happens to one of your own.

Posted Wednesday, January 19, 2011

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Know the Symptoms of Addison’s Disease

Addison’s disease is a rare disorder of the endocrine system caused by a lack of steroid hormones.

Posted Saturday, January 1, 2011

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Providers Indicted in Certification Scam

Crew rescues patient from burning ambulance.

Posted Saturday, January 1, 2011

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Understanding Digoxin Toxicity

It's important to consider a variety of symptoms when assessing patients with digoxin toxicity.

Posted Wednesday, December 15, 2010

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Medic Team Responds to Same Patient Twice

Share your best story about responding to repeat patients.

Posted Monday, December 13, 2010

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Recognizing Strokes Prove Complex

Recognizing stroke patients can be complex.

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