Technology

New Hampshire Towns Using Modems to Enhance EKGs

Towns have begun hooking those machines up to modems that can beam the reading right to the emergency room.

Posted Friday, September 18, 2009

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Physio-Control Inc. LUCAS 2

The LUCAS 2 from Physio-Control Inc. is a battery-operated mechanical CPR device. The rescuer places the base plate underneath the patient, then attaches LUCAS 2 and positions it above the patientÌs sternum.

Posted Wednesday, September 16, 2009

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CardioCommand Inc. StatMAP

The StatMAP from CardioCommand Inc. is a battery-powered device that uses a typical hand-squeeze bulb to inflate the cuff. The pressure is then automatically lowered and uses a oscillometric, step-deflate method for non-invasive blood pressure determination.

Posted Wednesday, September 16, 2009

New Blood Tests Detect Heart Attacks Faster, Better

A new generation of blood tests can quickly and reliably show if a person is having a heart attack soon after chest pains start a time when current tests are not definitive, two studies found.

Posted Thursday, September 3, 2009

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My Own Private ePCR

Nearly a decade ago, Acadian Ambulance Service—the nation’s largest privately owned...

Posted Saturday, August 1, 2009

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Time to Decide

Once you’ve decided to make the transition away from paper, you this front-end screening tool to assess all the ePCR solutions and whether they meet your needs.

Posted Saturday, August 1, 2009

Introduction

This special supplement toJEMSwas developed to help you ensure that your data system...

Posted Saturday, August 1, 2009

The Health IT Evolution

Now is the time to harness the proliferation and increasing adoption of new technologies to better serve our patients.

Posted Saturday, August 1, 2009

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System Profile: San Diego Medical Services Enterprise

In San Diego, EMS and first responders use Smart phones and software called TapChart to document 9-1-1 patient information smartly at the patient’s side.

Posted Saturday, August 1, 2009


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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