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.
A look at some of the controversies surrounding the practice of DSED and previous research into the effectiveness of DSED for refractory VF.
In this video, JEMS Executive Editor Mike McEvoy discusses the goal of limiting movement of the spine in a patient who may have sustained a spine injury.
In this video, Mike McEvoy discusses the use of disposable CPAP (continuous positive airway pressure) masks, a method of assisting a patient's respiration without intubation.
Darren Braude provides valuable EMS training on potential problems that may be encountered when using a bougie during endotracheal inutbation.
Urban Search and Rescue dogs training to find live victims Miami Dade Fire Rescue - MDFR Urban Search & Rescue's K-9 Unit training to find live victims in a rubble pile. GoPro 4 mounted on K9 with chesty.
JEMS Publisher Ryan Dohrn reports from EMS Today 2015 on the JEMS Games Sponsored by
A note from JEMS Editor-in-Chief, A.J. Heightman, MPA, EMT-P