By Chris Ebright Case You respond to an accident involving a semi-truck that drove off a bridge five hours ago and fell approximately 50 feet onto a set of railroad tracks. The driver, who fell asleep at the wheel, is still entrapped within the cab. His lower extremities, from the hip down, are still pinned […]
As classes wrap up for the semester, and the NREMT draws near for many, students will scour the app stores for preparation and review material. They’ve got their work cut out for them, having to sort out which apps will be most helpful in their success. One way to do this is to look at […]
By Christopher Ebright Case You are called to a scene where a skier has fallen. The male patient is in moderate distress and complaining of lower left leg pain. Assessing the limb, you see there is a closed tibia/fibula fracture with obvious deformity. Noticeable swelling, when compared to the right leg, is observed. Additionally, a […]
You don’t study as much as you should and when you do, you often study the wrong things. EMTReview.com now offers Premium and Premium Plus subscribers a new resource: 5 Week Study Guides—one week for each section of the NREMT—to help you study the most important things in a reasonable time frame. Get a sample here!
Every piece of study advice you receive will tell you “DON’T WAIT UNTIL THE LAST MINUTE!”, but we all know that’s easier said than done. Even if you have had the time and foresight to study consistently for the weeks approaching the exam, a night before refresher is never a bad idea.
Regardless of how much time you’ve set aside to study in your own space, things will always come up and derail you. Luckily, some clever tools and preparedness make cramming on-the-go an effective practice.
Sometimes finding the right study environment is easier said than done, and some space creation is involved. Read our 8 tips to create a more productive and effective environment to prep for the upcoming tests.
If you aren’t organized, you’ll spend precious time flipping through quickly scribbled notes, not knowing where to start or finish, and possibly end up more confused than when you began. These are our top tips for making the most of your study sessions
Every week we share the latest in position papers, podcasts, articles, blog post that we think are most important to your EMS education and practice.
A new position paper on spinal motion restriction (SMR) was issued by the American College of Surgeons (ACS), American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) and the National Association of EMS Physicians (NAEMSP). It is another in a series of position papers on the topic and it may be the best yet on the topic. Read our analysis and download useful teaching tools for teaching SMR.