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Infection Protection: A review of post-exposure prophylaxis

This review will present the guidelines for post-exposure prophylaxis (PEP) that have been developed to safeguard health-care providers, with emphasis on prophylaxis of HIV, HBV and HCV.

Posted Sunday, September 14, 2008

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Now What?: Managing exposures without Ryan White notifications

The repeal of the emergency response provisions of the Ryan White CARE Act has jeopardized the legal rights of some emergency responders following exposures to communicable diseases.

Posted Sunday, September 14, 2008

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Liability Basics for Instructors: Tips for preventing lawsuits in the educational setting

Everyone in EMS has received some training in liability issues associated with the delivery of patient care, but few of us who have become instructors have received any training regarding legal issues related to EMS education.

Posted Sunday, September 14, 2008

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MisLeading: The clinical implications of misplaced ECG leads

The 12-lead ECG has become an exceptional prehospital tool in the detection and treatment of life-threatening arrhythmias and cardiac-associated complaints.

Posted Sunday, September 14, 2008

From Fragmentation to Unity: How to make the transition to the national EMS scope of practice model

Between 2010 and 2014, the nation_s EMS agencies will transition to meet the goals outlined in the IOM-supported National EMS Scope of Practice Model (SOP).

Posted Sunday, September 14, 2008

Overtime: Thank you, sir, may I have another?

Are most people in EMS forced to work overtime?

Posted Sunday, September 14, 2008

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Metrolink Collision: A Massive Response

Posted Sunday, September 14, 2008

Metrolink Collision; Learning From the Past

Posted Sunday, September 14, 2008

Ike-Minded Rescuers Save 2,000

Posted Sunday, September 14, 2008


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