Sep 15, 2017
In this episode we offer some englightening information about domestic violence. There are some aspects of care and management of these patients that most of us don't often think of. sure the "trauma" side is easy, but there is so much more. Take a Listen.
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Sep 1, 2017
Earlier this year the Alexandria City Fire Department launched their new Community Paramedic Program. I sat down and with Paramedic Gates and Dr. Marfori (their OMD) to talk to them about their program.
Wow! It's a great show, with two very energized guests! We covered the goals of their program, Dr. Marfori's...
Aug 15, 2017
Dr Garg from Virginia Heart joins us in the study fresh from giving some of our EMS professionals a lecture of care of the STEMI patient. We caught him before he went back to his patients to talk a little about key aspect of STEMI care. We all know the basics, but this is a great chance to get a better understanding...
Aug 1, 2017
PopEYE once said; I see what I see. 'Eye' don't know about you, but most patients will agree that their eyes are important.
Jul 19, 2017
Sepsis has a high mortality rate, so it is worth talking about it some more. Today our expert enlightens us on some of the newer standards of care for screening and caring for suspected sepsis and septic shock patients.
She will discuss the newer qSOFA score system (check out: http://www.qsofa.org/), and newer thinking...