Call these lies, mantras, myths or misinformation, these pieces of EMS lore have been perpetuated in classrooms forever. It never hurts to occasionally clean out the closet so we thought we’d take a moment to share old—and even a few new—lies learned in EMT class. 1. Oxygen is the wonder drug The AHA pretty quickly […]
58 year old male resuscitated from cardiac arrest. Initial arrest rhythm was VF. What does the ROSC rhythm show? Should you activate the cardiac cath lab? HINT: It’s irregularly irregular with narrow complexes (which should give you the rhythm). Now what caused this cardiac arrest? ANSWER: Yes! You should activate the cardiac cath lab. In […]
Limmer Creative announces the release of their new Paramedic Trauma Review app. This app is the 5th in the series of modular exam preparation products for classroom study and the National Registry of Emergency Technician’s Paramedic exam (NRP) and the 22nd app in the company’s test prep offerings.