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Bleeding Management of the Severely Injured

The authors believe this has relevant patient management implications which are not discussed in emergency medicine literature or training.

911 Call: Sarasota (FL) Shark Bite Victim was ‘Bleeding to Death’

The dispatcher explained to the caller and another person present how to stop the bleeding until paramedics arrived.
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Volunteer Bitten by Tiger at Carole Baskin’s Big Cat Rescue

A female volunteer who regularly feeds big cats was bitten and seriously injured by a tiger Thursday morning at Carole Baskin's Big Cat Rescue sanctuary.

Fort Worth (TX) Officers Recieve Lifesaver Awards

Three Fort Worth (TX) Police Officers were presented with Lifesaver Awards on Wednesday for their actions in saving the lives of two shooting victims last month. The MedStar crews who were part of the response...
The photo shows the front grill of an ambulance.

Shark Takes ‘Big Chunk’ Out of Body Surfer’s Leg Off FL Beach

A 31-year-old California man says he felt like "a large log" had bumped against his leg as he stood in shallow water while body surfing off a Florida beach.

Man Takes Officer’s Gun, Opens Fire Inside LA Police Station

A Los Angeles Police Department officer suffered minor injuries during an altercation in a police station with a man who wrestled away the officer's gun, fired it and then ran when another officer shot at him, authorities said.

UC Health’s ‘Stop the Bleed’ Program Trains Record Number in 2019

UC Health trained a record number of community members – 4,685 people – in lifesaving "Stop the Bleed" techniques during 2019 with the help of dozens of community police, fire and EMS agencies and other partners.