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Flush Away Your Support of Always Backboarding Patients

Its only guarantee is that if you didn’t have back pain before, you certainly will by the time the ambulance arrives at the hospital.

Posted Monday, June 2, 2014

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Holiday Cartoons

Holiday cartoons from Steve Berry.

Posted Wednesday, December 11, 2013

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EMS Crews Should be Allowed to Use ‘Special Stretchers’

How the elimination of a few words impacted patient immobilization.

Posted Tuesday, March 26, 2013

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Analysis Supports Limiting Spinal Immobilization in Car Crash Patients

Street Science team suggests data points to limiting the use of backboards for car crash patients.

Posted Friday, December 28, 2012

Utah Fire Department First to Buy Injury-Reducing Backboards

The backboard is designed to reduce stress by more than 50% on the knees and backs of providers.

Posted Monday, September 17, 2012






 

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