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Push Dose Epinephrine as a Temporizing Measure for Drugs Causing Hypotension

The availability of epinephrine makes it a good choice for a temporizing vasopressor.

Posted Monday, September 15, 2014

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Use of Antihypotensive Medications in Shock Patients

Learn about common vasopressors and when to use them.

Posted Monday, September 15, 2014

Understand Allergies to Quickly Provide Treatment

Quick treatment in allergic reactions is critical.

Posted Thursday, May 29, 2014

Prehospital Management of Pediatric Anaphylaxis

Education about anaphylaxis is imperative to encourage earlier administration of epinephrine.

Posted Thursday, January 9, 2014

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President Signs Bill Encouraging Schools to Stockpile Epinepherine

Epinephrine stockpiling is aimed primarily at children who have previously undiagnosed allergies or as a backup for those with known allergies.

Posted Thursday, November 14, 2013

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More States Enact Laws Allowing Schools to Stock Epinephrine

Maryland, Nebraska and Virginia are the only states requiring the medication.

Posted Thursday, October 17, 2013

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Critical Updates in Assessment & Management of Anaphylaxis

What EMS providers need to know about anaphylactic shock.

Posted Wednesday, October 9, 2013

Study Shows New Drug Combinations Increase Neurological Survival Rates During CPR

Rate increase linked to vasopressin, epinephrine and steroids.

Posted Monday, October 7, 2013

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Effective Prehospital Care for a Scorpion Sting

Even the sting from the most dangerous scorpion can be treated without antivenins.

Posted Wednesday, March 27, 2013


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