Let’s talk about TXA and brain injuries. Maybe we can put to rest the suspicion that TXA creates further injury in patient’s with a TBI. TXA is an amazing tool to use for our trauma patients. There has been so much success TXA that there are trials to see how effective it is for … Continue reading CRASH 3; TBI and TXA
apple.news/APWZMplLkQp28qw0aiF26Vw I couldn't imagine being first on scene... prays for EVERYONE involved.
Please stop by and check out my new ACLS Quiz App. It is full of challenging questions and gives you a score at the end. The app is free to download and is only on Android. This is a step into my new venture of adding more online accessible free medical education. I have a … Continue reading ACLS Quiz App
Everything has a beginning. An inception of an idea where someone had the ambition to create it. Sometimes by accident. Like so many people in existence today, they were pure mistakes by their parents who had to many glasses of jim beam and there was a lack of entertainment on television. Now two asshole created … Continue reading The story behind the story.
I'm sorry this has happened to you today. I am sorry you feel this way. I am sorry that you were born unlucky and suffer from this illness. I am sorry that they did this to you. I am sorry your bad day had become a turning point in my career. As the compassionate face … Continue reading An apology.
http://www.math.nus.edu.sg/~matlmc/Allegory_cave.pdf I have read this in past for my first degree in Literature (unemployment). As future leaders in emergency services, it makes me happy to see this added to the curriculum. In a constantly developing trade, it is important to practice critical thinking in an academic sense. Plato is using this metaphor to describe how … Continue reading Plato’s Cave and the Fire Service
I love tattoos. Though, I don't have any. It was one if those things I would plan, save the money, and then just spend it on something else. But, these images are making me reconsider! 15 awesome EMS tattoos http://www.ems1.com/ems-advocacy/articles/2078413-15-awesome-ems-tattoos/
When the pestering NREMT emails start popping up in your inbox, it means it has been another two years and time to recertify that blessed round disco patch. After spending so many hours in the classroom with my department's training, teaching medic students, and attending a fire academy, I have decided to challenge the national … Continue reading Recertification blues. A challenge to boring instructors.
BE WARNED! Gruesome pics utilized... Please feel free to review or comment. This is a position piece I am outlining for potential publication. All reviews accepted and appreciated! Biting back against the Krokodil; a Paramedic Response Clandestine labs are becoming increasingly more creative as the world demands for cheaper stronger narcotics. Bath salts, K2, … Continue reading A paramedic’s response to Krokodil