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Patient Care
Demetri Yannopoulos, MD; Jason A. Bartos, MD, PhD; on behalf of the Minn. Mobile Resuscitation Consortium, May 01, 2021
A new approach to VF arrests holds promise for increased survival.
Community
Mike Rubin, May 04, 2021
It has a Vonnegut vibe: credible, direct narration that paints scary pictures.
Patient Care
Daniel R. Gerard, MS, RN, NRP, May 03, 2021
Auscultation remains the gold standard for obtaining it—here’s why.
Education/Training
Larry Bennett, May 02, 2021
The kids have been paid, and the wife is suing, but what about the brother?
Patient Care
Kevin Grange, May 01, 2021
A difficult patient, remote location, and steep slope combine for a challenging call.
Demetri Yannopoulos, MD; Jason A. Bartos, MD, PhD; on behalf of the Minn. Mobile Resuscitation Consortium, May 01, 2021
A new approach to VF arrests holds promise for increased survival.
Community
Mike Rubin, May 04, 2021
It has a Vonnegut vibe: credible, direct narration that paints scary pictures.
Patient Care
Daniel R. Gerard, MS, RN, NRP, May 03, 2021
Auscultation remains the gold standard for obtaining it—here’s why.
Education/Training
Larry Bennett, May 02, 2021
The kids have been paid, and the wife is suing, but what about the brother?
Patient Care
Kevin Grange, May 01, 2021
A difficult patient, remote location, and steep slope combine for a challenging call.
Refractory VF patients who met the criteria for ECMO were transported to the University of Minnesota Medical Center (UMMC) in downtown Minneapolis, where they were immediately placed on ECMO and taken to the cath lab.
Murphy only did three years as an EMT but owns her inexperience.
BP is an essential cardiovascular variable. Its monitoring is mandatory in any EMS patient, and it has a significant impact on patient management.
Larry Bennett, fire and emergency medical services attorney
The challenges of the environment, limited resources, and long transport times make wilderness work exciting and, at times, terrifying.