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Senate Bill 21 would provide new state guidelines for paramedics to assess, triage and transport stroke patients.
Two officers with the Port Authority Police Department are being credited with saving the life of a woman who suffered a brain aneurysm.
With cardiac arrest being one of the most common critical conditions treated by EMS providers, the apparent improvement in patient centered outcomes yielded by POCUS would certainly justify more widespread use of ultrasound in the prehospital setting, writes Mathew Kent.
Severe muscle weakness/paralysis is a very complicated chief complaint for any provider. These patients are not the most common ones that you will see, yet they can be some of the most medically complex cases of one's career.