Posts Tagged Calls

CO Close Calls

by Jim, October 31, 2010

in Paramedic Notes

CO Close Calls

Teresa McCallion, EMT-B | From the The Silent Killer Issue Rehab assists in not only refreshing and rehydrating your personnel, but also in detecting CO poisoning and other medical abnorm Photo A.J. Heightman Fire departments and EMS agencies from coast to coast have first-hand accounts of patients with carbon monoxide poisoning that was successfully detected [...]

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Judgment Calls

by Jim, October 30, 2010

in Patient Care

Judgment Calls

   One definition of judgment in the dictionary is “the cognitive process of reaching a decision or drawing conclusions.” To do this well in the prehospital setting is a challenge, because of the enormity of the consequences of our decisions and the short amount of time in which we have to make them. To use “good [...]

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