EMS-Paramedic Articles

Article Name

3-3-2 Rule
Abdominal Exam
Abdominal Thrust Maneuver (Heimlich)
Abnormal Respirations
ACE Inhibitors
Acetaminophen Toxicity
Acetylcholinesterase Inhibitors (Sarin, Soman, VX) Toxicity
Active Tuberculosis
Acute and Chronic Thermal Burn Evaluation and Management
Acute Ankle Sprain
Acute Compartment Syndrome
Acute Coronary Syndrome
Acute Myocardial Infarction
Acute Myocardial Infarction ST Elevation (STEMI)
Acute Pneumothorax Evaluation and Treatment
Acute Renal Colic
Acute Stroke (Cerebrovascular Accident)
Adenosine
Aeromedical Transport
Aerospace, Assessment Of Fitness For Duty
Airway Foreign Bodies
Airway Management
Airway Monitoring
Airway Obstruction
Airway, Assessment
Albuterol
Alcohol Sanitizer
Alcohol Use Disorder
Alcohol Withdrawal
Alkali Toxicity
Allergic And Environmental Induced Asthma
Amiodarone
Ammonia Toxicity
Amphetamine Toxicity
Anaphylaxis
Anatomy, Abdomen and Pelvis, Inguinal (Crural, Pouparts) Ligament
Anatomy, Airway
Anatomy, Anatomic Dead Space
Anatomy, Bony Pelvis and Lower Limb, Extensor Hallucis Longus Muscle
Anatomy, Bony Pelvis and Lower Limb, Leg Bones
Anatomy, Bony Pelvis and Lower Limb, Popliteal Artery
Anatomy, Bony Pelvis and Lower Limb, Thigh Nerves
Anatomy, Bony Pelvis and Lower Limb, Tibial Nerve
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Cerebral Blood Flow
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Trachea Epiglottic Vallecula
Anatomy, Patient Positioning
Anatomy, Shoulder and Upper Limb, Elbow Cubital Fossa
Anatomy, Thorax, Heart
Anatomy, Thorax, Ribs
Anatomy, Thorax, Subclavian Veins
Anatomy, Thorax, Wall Movements
Anatomy, Thorax, Xiphoid Process
Anoxia (Hypoxic Hypoxia)
Anterior Epistaxis Nasal Pack
Anteroseptal Myocardial Infarction
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Trauma
Aortocaval Compression Syndrome
APGAR Score
Appendicitis
Arsenic (Arsine) Toxicity
Arterial Blood Gas
Asthma
Asthma Medication in Children
Asystole
Atopy
Atrial Fibrillation (A Fib)
Atrial Flutter
Atrial Tachycardia
Atrioventricular Block
Atrioventricular Block Second-Degree
Atropine
Autotransfusion
AVPU (Alert, Voice, Pain, Unresponsive)
Bacterial Pneumonia
Bag Mask Ventilation (Bag Valve Mask, BVM)
Barbiturate Toxicity
Barbiturates
Basilar Skull Fractures
Battle Sign
Benzodiazepine Toxicity
Biologic Warfare Agent Toxicity
Biologic, Chemical, and Radiation Terrorism Review
Birth Trauma
Bites, Human
Black Widow Spider Toxicity
Blast Injuries
Bleach Toxicity
Blood Donation
Blood Pressure Measurement
Blood Transfusion
Blunt Abdominal Trauma
Blunt Force Trauma
Blunt Head Trauma
Brain Death Criteria
Brain Herniation
Brain Trauma
Bronchodilators
Brown Recluse Spider Toxicity
Burn Evaluation And Management
Burn Resuscitation And Management
Burns Classification
Capnography And Pulse Oximetry
Carbamate Toxicity
Carbon Dioxide Detector
Carbon Monoxide Toxicity
Cardiac Arrest
Cardiac Tamponade
Cardiac Trauma
Cardioembolic Stroke
Cardiogenic Pulmonary Edema
Cardiogenic Shock
Cardiopulmonary Arrest
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
Cardiovascular Disease
Central Line Management
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke)
Cervical (Whiplash) Sprain
Cervical Disc Injuries
Cervical Injury
Change In Mental Status
Chest Pain
Chest Trauma
Chest Tube
Cheyne Stokes Respirations
Child Abuse and Neglect
Chlorine Gas Toxicity
Choking
Cholinergic Toxicity
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) Compensatory Measure
Chronic Thrombo-Embolic Pulmonary Hypertension (CTEPH)
Clomipramine
Cocaine
Cocaine Toxicity
Coma
Commotio Cordis
Concussion
Cone Snail Toxicity
Congestive Heart Failure (CHF)
Contact Urticaria
Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
Cooling Techniques For Hyperthermia
Corneal Injury
Cricothyrotomy (Cricothyroidotomy)
Cushing Reflex
Cyanide Toxicity
Cyanosis
Decompression Sickness (DCS, Bends, Caisson Disease)
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Defibrillation
Dextromethorphan Toxicity
Diaphragm Rupture
Diaphyseal Femur Fracture
Digit Replantation
Direct Laryngoscopy
Disaster Planning
Diving, Scuba
Domestic Violence
Dopamine
Dose Calculation
Drowning
Drug and Alcohol Use
Dystonic Reactions
ECG T Wave
Egophony
Electrical Burns
Electrocardiogram
Emergency Preparedness
EMS, Air Medical Transport
EMS, Altitude Related Conditions and Treatment
EMS, Asphyxiation And Other Gas And Fire Hazards
EMS, Bone Immobilization
EMS, Capacity And Competence
EMS, Care In A Hostile Environment
EMS, Casualty Evacuation
EMS, Catastrophic Events
EMS, Catastrophic State And Federal Assets
EMS, Chest Injury
EMS, Clinical Diagnosis Without The Use Of A Thermometer
EMS, Confined Space Care
EMS, Crash Site Responsibility
EMS, Crime Scene Responsibility
EMS, Criteria For Disaster Declaration
EMS, Disaster Planning And Operations
EMS, Disordered Sleep And Work Schedule
EMS, Documentation
EMS, Emergency Incident Rehabilitation
EMS, Emergency Medical Treatment and Active Labor Act, USA
EMS, Evacuation Triage
EMS, Facilitated Intubation Without Paralytics
EMS, Field Identification Of CHF
EMS, Field Identification Of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
EMS, Field Intubation
EMS, Flight Barotrauma
EMS, Flight Stressors and Corrective Action
EMS, Gaining Access and Extrication
EMS, Hazardous Waste Response
EMS, Helicopter EMS (HEMS) Activation
EMS, Immobilization (Seated and Supine)
EMS, Improvised Explosive Devices And Terrorist Activity
EMS, Incident Command
EMS, Incident Command System (ICS)
EMS, Left Ventricular Assist Device Management
EMS, Legal and Ethical Issues
EMS, Lights And Sirens
EMS, Mass Casualty Management
EMS, Mass Casualty Response
EMS, Mass Casualty Triage
EMS, Medical Oversight Of Systems
EMS, Methods To Cool A Patient In The Field
EMS, Pediatric Transport Safety and Secondary Transport
EMS, Physician Training And Drills In Disaster Response
EMS, Pneumothorax
EMS, Pneumothorax IdentificationWithout Ancillary Testing
EMS, Portable Ventilator Management
EMS, Pre-Arrival Instructions
EMS, Prehospital Administration Of Thrombolytics For STEMI
EMS, Prehospital CPAP Devices
EMS, Prehospital Deliveries
EMS, Pre-Hospital Evaluation and Treatment of Asthma in Children
EMS, Pros And Cons Of Drug-Assisted Intubation
EMS, Provider Health And Wellness
EMS, Public Access To Defibrillation
EMS, Quality Improvement Programs
EMS, Remote Assessment
EMS, Resuscitation During Contamination While Wearing PPE
EMS, Reverse Triage
EMS, Tactical Care and Evacuation Under Fire
EMS, Tactical Combat Casualty Care
EMS, Tactical Medical Threat Assessment and Protection
EMS, Tactical, Movement Techniques (Concealment, Fatal Funnel, Stack, Wedge, and Pie)
EMS, Tactical, Personal, Patient, and Team Safety
EMS, Termination Of Resuscitation And Pronouncement of Death
EMS, Terrorism Response
EMS, Traction Splint
EMS, Ultrasound Use
EMS, Utilization Of Electrocardiogram (ECG) In The Field
EMS, Weapons Of Mass Destruction And Related Injury
EMS, Zones of Care
Epidemiology Morbidity And Mortality
Epidural Hematoma
Epiglottitis
Epinephrine
Epistaxis (Nose Bleed)
Evidence Collection
External Pacemaker
Fat Embolism
Fatal Accidents
Febrile Seizure
Femur Immobilization
First Degree Burn
First Degree Heart Block
Flail Chest
Fluid Resuscitation
Flumazenil
Fracture, Le Fort
Frostbite
Furosemide
Gamma-Hydroxybutyrate (GHB, "G", Liquid X, Liquid E, Juice, Mils, Fantasy) Toxicity
Gas Laws and Clinical Application
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Geriatric Trauma
Glasgow Coma Scale
Good Samaritan Laws
Head Trauma
Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)
Hearing Loss
Heat Stroke
Hemoptysis (Pulmonary Hemorrhage)
Hemorrhage
Hemorrhage Control
Hemorrhagic Shock
Heparin
Heroin
Heroin Toxicity
High Altitude Cardiopulmonary Diseases
High Altitude Cerebral Edema (HACE)
High Altitude Pulmonary Edema (HAPE)
Human Trafficking
Hydrofluoric Acid Burns
Hydromorphone
Hymenoptera Stings (Bee, Vespids and Ants)
Hyperbaric Management Of Frostbite
Hyperbaric, Cyanide Toxicity
Hypercapnea
Hyperkalemia
Hypertensive Urgency
Hypertonic Fluids
Hypocarbia
Hypoglycemia
Hypokalemia
Hypotension
Hypothermia
Hypothyroidism
Hypovolemic Shock
Idiopathic Generalized Epilepsy
Increased Intracranial Pressure
Infant Apnea
Informed Consent
Insect Bites
Internal Jugular Vein Central Venous Access
Intubation Endotracheal Tube Medications
Ipecac
Ipratropium
Iron Toxicity
Kidney Trauma
Knee Dislocation
Laceration
Laryngeal Mask Airway
Leech Bite
Lidocaine
Lightning Injuries
Long Arm Splinting
Loop Diuretics
Lysergic Acid Diethylamide (LSD)
Malignant Hypertension
Mania
Marijuana
Marijuana Toxicity
Massive Transfusion
MAST Pants
Mechanical Ventilation
Meconium
Medical History
Methamphetamine
Methamphetamine Toxicity
Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (MRSA)
Morphine
Motor Vehicle Collisions (MVCs)
Multifocal Atrial Tachycardia (MAT)
Myocardial Infarction
Myocardial Infarction, Inferior
Nalbuphine
Naloxone
Naltrexone
Napalm Toxicity
Nasopharyngeal Airway
Nasotracheal Intubation
Neck Trauma
Nerve Agents
Neurogenic Shock
Nitrogen Narcosis In Diving
Nitroglycerin
Norepinephrine
Open Fracture Management
Opioid Addiction
Opioid Overdose
Opioid Toxicity
Opioid Withdrawal
Orbital Floor (Blowout) Fracture
Organophosphate Toxicity
Oropharyngeal Airway
Orthostatic Hypotension
Oxygen Saturation
Oxygen Toxicity
Paroxysmal Atrial Tachycardia
Paroxysmal Supraventricular (PSVT)
Pathology, Inflammation
Patient Confidentiality
Patient Rights
Pediatric Dehydration
Pediatric Skull Fractures
Pediatric Spine Trauma
Pelvic Fracture
Pelvic Inflammatory Disease (PID)
Penetrating Abdominal Trauma
Penetrating Chest Trauma
Penetrating Head Trauma
Percutaneous Transluminal Coronary Angioplasty (PTCA)
Pericardiocentesis
Peripheral Pulse
Phencyclidine (PCP) Toxicity
Physiology, Cardiac
Physiology, Central Venous Pressure
Physiology, Clotting Mechanism
Physiology, Diving Reflex
Physiology, Heat Loss (Convection, Evaporation, Radiation)
Physiology, Korotkoff Sound
Physiology, Pulse Pressure
Physiology, Respiratory Drive
Physiology, Respiratory Rate
Physiology, Sinoatrial Node (SA Node)
Physiology, Temperature Regulation
Physiology, Thermal Regulation
Placenta Previa
Placental Abruption (Abruptio Placentae)
Pneumothorax
Pneumothorax, Spontaneous
Poison Control In The United States
Pool Safety
Post Resuscitation Management
Power of Attorney
Precordial Thump
Pregnancy Trauma
Prehypertension
Premature Ventricular Contraction (PVC)
Presyncope
Prochlorperazine
Pulse Oximetry
Pulseless Electrical Activity
Pupillary Light Reflex
Raccoon Sign
Radial Nerve Injury
Rattle Snake Toxicity
Recognizing Alcohol and Drug Impairment in the Workplace in Florida
Renal Calculi
Respiratory Failure
Retrognathia
Rib Fracture
Rule of Nines
Salicylic Acid (Aspirin)
Scaphoid Wrist Fracture
Schizophrenia
Sea Urchin Toxicity
Seat Belt Injuries
Seizure, Postictal State
Septic Shock (Sepsis)
Sexual Assault History and Physical
Shark Trauma
Shock
Shoulder Dislocations Overview
Silent Myocardial Ischemia
Sinus Bradycardia
Skin (Integument) Antiseptics
Spinal Shock
Splenic Injury
Splenic Rupture
Splenic Trauma
Status Epilepticus
Stimulants
Stingray Sting
Strangulation Injuries
Stridor
Subaxial Cervical Spine Fractures
Subcutaneous Emphysema
Succinylcholine Chloride
Sudden Cardiac Death
Sudden Death in Athletes
Suicide Risk
Supraglottic Airway Obstruction
Supraventricular Tachycardia (SVT)
Surgical Airway Suctioning
Surgical Fire Safety
Sympathomimetic Toxicity
Sympathomimetics
Synchronized Electrical Cardioversion
Syncope
Syncope And Related Paroxysmal Spells
Tachypnea
Theophylline
Thermal Burns
Third-Degree Atrioventricular Block
Tick Removal
Tissue Plasminogen Activator
Tooth Avulsed
Torsade de Pointes
Toxicology Screening
Tracheal Injury
Tracheal Trauma
Transfusion Reactions
Trauma Neurological Exam
Trauma Primary Survey
Trench Foot
Tricyclic Antidepressant Toxicity
Tuberculosis
Tuberculosis Screening
Umbilical Cord Prolapse
Unconscious Patient
Universal Precautions
Unstable Angina
Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Vasovagal Episode
Vecuronium
Venous Gas Embolism
Ventilator Management
Ventricular Fibrillation
Ventricular Tachycardia (VT, V Tach)
Verapamil
Vinyl Chloride Toxicity
Viral Gastroenteritis
V-Series (Ve, Vg, Vm, Vx) Toxicity
Warfarin
Wheat Allergy
Wheezing
Wound Irrigation
Zika Virus
Zipper Injuries