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Recognizing and treating victims of bioterrorism

At the onset of a bioterror attack, it might not be immediately apparent what's happening. But if you know the various bioagents available and their manifestations, you can protect yourself and treat your patients appropriately -- and early.

Posted Tuesday, January 27, 2009

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Recognizing and treating victims of bioterrorism

At the onset of a bioterror attack, it might not be immediately apparent what's happening. But if you know the various bioagents available and their manifestations, you can protect yourself and treat your patients appropriately -- and early.

Posted Tuesday, January 27, 2009

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Paramed Systems Vital Note

Keeping track of vital signs for one patient isnÌt too difficult. Keeping track of vital signs for several patients at the same incident can be quite a task. Vital Note from Paramed Systems lets you keep vital signs with each patient.

Posted Tuesday, January 20, 2009

12 Hurt as 2 Firetrucks Collide in West Village

The only thing worse than going to a mass-casualty incident (MCI) isto go to one that involves your own personnel.

Posted Thursday, December 11, 2008

12 Hurt as 2 Firetrucks Collide in West Village

The only thing worse than going to a mass-casualty incident (MCI) isto go to one that involves your own personnel.

Posted Thursday, December 11, 2008

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Three Killed in Fiery Jet Crash Near San Diego

Posted Tuesday, December 9, 2008

Police Search for Ambulance Escapee in Meth Case

Posted Wednesday, November 19, 2008

A Dirty Job: Compartment syndrome in a confined-space rescue

On the evening of Sept. 24, 2008, a 9-1-1 call was received reporting " man trapped in a tank" at the Brooklyn (N.Y.) Greenpoint Wastewater Treatment Plant. Dispatch immediately sent a patrol officer, as well as BLS and ALS units, to the site.

Posted Tuesday, November 18, 2008

From the Editor: Your Other Partner

A good partner is reliable and strong -- and always has your back. However, partners often get separated. That_s why every EMS provider should have a portable ˙partner.Ó

Posted Thursday, November 13, 2008


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