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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.

The EMS Today Show: Tactical Medicine for EMS, Law Enforcement and the Community

Listen to a discussion on new approaches and courses for the delivery of tactical medicine in the field at civil disturbances.
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Study: Philadelphia (PA) Police Save Lives by Taking Gunshot, Stabbing Victims to Hospital

Philadelphia police officers took on a greater share of the job of transporting the wounded to hospital trauma centers. It saved lives.

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.

Family Thanks Baraboo (WI) Ambulance Paramedics for Life-Saving Work

Nicole Smithback felt her "entire world" stop when she received a call May 29 that her husband, Michael, was unresponsive and being flown via MedFlight to UW Hospital in Madison.

Multiple Injuries for Woman Pinned by Vehicle in Hawaii Parking Lot

Patient transported to trauma facility in serious condition.

LAPD Video Shows Tourniquet Application During Lakers Celebration

The man's hands are blurred in the footage, but it is clear that a large part of his left hand is missing.

PA Man Dies in Mining Accident

Patient was 1,000 feet underground.

Chicago Store Guard Stabbed 27 Times for Asking Women to Wear Masks

Two women held on bond after a violent attack inside a West Side store.
The photo shows a police officer kneeing above a patient.

Police: Three Killed, One Badly Wounded in Houston Club Shooting

Investigators believe the gunmen opened fire after a fight broke out, but police did not have additional information on the shooters.