Tom Laidlaw's professional hockey playing days are long behind him. He may found his second calling.
You arrive on scene to find a 23-year-old male construction worker complaining of a sudden onset of rapid heartbeat and lighteadedness that has persisted for the past 25 minutes.
With a hunter hurt on a remote mountain, and no medivac available, first responders used the next best thing available.
The furry friends are part of the Teddy Bear Patrol, an initiative used to comfort kids traumatized during an emergency.
In this month's ECG consult video, we encounter a 55-year-old firefighter complaining of acute chest pain after unloading a fire hose.
In this month's ECG Consult, we encounter a 63-year-old male with a history of hyperlipidemia, hypertension, and rheumatoid arthritis who presents with chest pain.
A 63-year-old female complains of a gradual onset of weakness while cleaning as well as, fatigue, nausea and epigastric discomfort. We'll review and interpret the patient's 12-lead ECG in this ECG 5-minute video consult.
Dr. Wilcox details first steps to successfully implement a community healthcare program (community paramedicine).
JEMS Publisher Ryan Dohrn reports from EMS Today 2015 on the JEMS Games Sponsored by