You get your pateint on the cot and get her outside fast. Your partner gets an IV and you start … More Ineffective Breathing – Conclusion
The dispatcher wakes you from a sound sleep with a traditional morning wake up call. You made it back after … More Ineffective Breathing
I hear a few different things thrown around over on the AMS case study, head bleed among them. I was … More Altered Mental Status – So what was it?
Some thoughts I couldn’t get to on EMS Office Hours yesterday on train wreck patients. I also ramble about the EMS 2.0 picture contest and excited delirium. This is the new edited version with the intro music. Enjoy!
Yet another blow to DCFEMS for medical malpractice. I comment on the situation and how it impacts you.
It’s about mid-afternoon on a warm fall day. You’ve been pretty steady throughout the day, but eventful. You were just … More Case Study – Altered Mental Status
The conclusion to the story… The patient continues to recover on the way to the hospital, recalling more and more … More 42 y/o M – Seizure Conclusion
The Case You are returning from another call, it’s about mid-day, and you’re thinking about the leftover lunch from last … More Case Study – Diabetic Ketoacidosis
I’m going to illicit responses from the readership on this one… Case You are called to the scene for a … More 42 y/o M – Seizure