There are many variables that contribute to EMS clinicians being impaired by fatigue. After an exhaustive evaluation of the best available evidence on multiple fatigue mitigation strategies, a panel of experts have developed evidence-based guidelines that agency administrators can adopt to begin to better manage fatigue.
Patient Care

Increasing numbers of EMS agencies are developing the capability to administer blood products to patients in need. Although this relatively new therapy in EMS appears to decrease mortality, there's more that can be done.