Respiratory Distress - @ JEMS.com

Respiratory Distress

Thorough Assessment is Crucial in Patients with Respiratory Distress

Accurate observation and treatment go a long way when considering all causes of respiratory distress.

Posted Thursday, March 12, 2015

Also On Jems Thumb

Using Noninvasive Positive Pressure Ventilation for Respiratory Distress

New protocol reduces the number of potentially harmful intubations.

Posted Tuesday, November 11, 2014

Also On Jems Thumb

Vocal Cord Dysfunction Is a Puzzling Asthma Mimic

All that wheezes isn’t asthma.

Posted Friday, August 8, 2014

Also On Jems Thumb

Danger, Diagnosis & Treatment of Pulmonary Embolisms

Recognize this sudden killer with a thorough patient assessment.

Posted Friday, July 11, 2014

Also On Jems Thumb

Noninvasive Positive Pressure Ventilation an Alternative to Intubation?

It’s an easier technique than intubation and may decrease mortality rates.

Posted Monday, July 7, 2014

Also On Jems Thumb

Infant Boy’s Struggle to Breathe Isn’t Respiratory in Nature

What’s causing this infant’s respiratory distress?

Posted Friday, May 2, 2014

Also On Jems Thumb

Reader Questions Pulmonary Embolism Case

Several questions about the patient assessment are answered.

Posted Monday, December 16, 2013

Also On Jems Thumb

Common Panic Attack Symptoms Could Be Something Serious

Find out what caused a young female’s sudden shortness of breath.

Posted Monday, October 7, 2013

Also On Jems Thumb

How to Assess and Treat Acute Respiratory Distress

Assessment is the key to helping patients presenting with acute respiratory distress.

Posted Friday, July 19, 2013


Featured Careers & Jobs in EMS

Get JEMS in Your Inbox

 

Fire EMS Blogs


Blogger Browser

Today's Featured Posts

 

EMS Airway Clinic

Innovation & Advancement

This is the seventh year of the EMS 10 Innovators in EMS program, jointly sponsored by Physio-Control and JEMS.
More >

Multimedia Thumb

Press Conference, East Village Explosion and Collapse

Fire is contained to four buildings; 12 people have been injured.
Watch It >


Multimedia Thumb

D.C. Mayor Adds Ambulances to Peak Demand Period

10 additional ambulances will be on the streets from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m.
Watch It >


Multimedia Thumb

Utah Commission Privatizes Ambulance Service

Mayors in Iron County loose management fight.
Watch It >


Multimedia Thumb

Ambulance Delay Raises Concerns over Response Times

Officers give up after waiting 20 minutes for an ambulance.
Watch It >


Multimedia Thumb

Patient Carry during Snowstorm

Firefighters, medics and officers lend a hand in Halifax.
More >


Multimedia Thumb

Terror Attack in Tunisia

19 people killed outside of a museum.
More >