EMS-Community Paramedic Articles

Article Name

3-3-2 Rule
Abdominal Exam
Abdominal Thrust Maneuver (Heimlich)
Abnormal Respirations
Abuse and Neglect
Acetaminophen
Acetaminophen Toxicity
Active Shooter Response
Active Tuberculosis
Acute and Chronic Thermal Burn Evaluation and Management
Acute Ankle Sprain
Acute Compartment Syndrome
Acute Coronary Syndrome
Acute Eclampsia
Acute Myocardial Infarction
Acute Postpartum Hemorrhage
Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS)
Addiction
Adenosine
Adrenal Crisis
Advance Directives
Aeromedical Transport
Aerospace, Assessment Of Fitness For Duty
Aggression
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
Alprazolam
Ammonia Toxicity
Amphetamine Toxicity
Anaphylaxis
Anatomy, Abdomen and Pelvis, Inguinal (Crural, Pouparts) Ligament
Anatomy, Bony Pelvis and Lower Limb, Extensor Hallucis Longus Muscle
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Carotid Arteries
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Trachea Epiglottic Vallecula
Anatomy, Patient Positioning
Anatomy, Thorax, Heart
Anatomy, Thorax, Ribs
Anatomy, Thorax, Wall Movements
Anatomy, Thorax, Xiphoid Process
Anemia
Anoxia (Hypoxic Hypoxia)
Anterior Epistaxis Nasal Pack
Anteroseptal Myocardial Infarction
Anticholinergic Toxicity
Antihistamines
Arterial Blood Gas
Aspart Insulin
Asthma
Asystole
Atopy
Atrial Fibrillation (A Fib)
Atrioventricular Block
Atropine
AVPU (Alert, Voice, Pain, Unresponsive)
Bacterial Pneumonia
Bag Mask Ventilation (Bag Valve Mask, BVM)
Barbiturate Toxicity
Basilar Skull Fractures
Benzodiazepine Toxicity
Beta Blockers
Bites, Human
Blast Injuries
Bleach Toxicity
Blood Pressure Measurement
Blunt Abdominal Trauma
Blunt Force Trauma
Blunt Head Trauma
Brain Trauma
Bronchiolitis
Bronchodilators
Bullying
Burn Evaluation And Management
Burns Classification
Capnography And Pulse Oximetry
Carbon Dioxide Detector
Carbon Monoxide Toxicity
Cardiac Arrest
Cardiac Tamponade
Cardioembolic Stroke
Cardiogenic Pulmonary Edema
Cardiogenic Shock
Cardiopulmonary Arrest
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke)
Cervical (Whiplash) Sprain
Cervical Disc Injuries
Cervical Injury
Change In Mental Status
Chest Pain
Chest Trauma
Cheyne Stokes Respirations
Child Abuse and Neglect
Child Physical Abuse And Neglect
Child Sexual Abuse And Neglect
Chlorine Gas Toxicity
Choking
Cholinergic Toxicity
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) Compensatory Measure
Clomipramine
Cocaine
Cocaine Toxicity
Collaboration
Coma
Concussion
Congestive Heart Failure (CHF)
Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
Cooling Techniques For Hyperthermia
Corneal Foreign Body
Coronary Artery Disease Prevention
Creatinine Clearance
Cricothyrotomy (Cricothyroidotomy)
Cultural Assessment And Treatment Of Psychiatric Patients
Cyanide Toxicity
Decompression Sickness (DCS, Bends, Caisson Disease)
Defibrillation
Diaphyseal Femur Fracture
Digit Replantation
Diphenhydramine
Disaster Planning
Disk Battery Ingestion
Domestic Violence
Dose Calculation
Drowning
Drug and Alcohol Use
Ectopic Pregnancy
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, 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, Personal, Patient, and Team Safety
EMS, Termination Of Resuscitation And Pronouncement of Death
EMS, Terrorism Response
EMS, Ultrasound Use
EMS, Utilization Of Electrocardiogram (ECG) In The Field
EMS, Weapons Of Mass Destruction And Related Injury
EMS, Zones of Care
End of Life
Epidemiology Morbidity And Mortality
Epidemiology Of Prevention Of Communicable Diseases
Epidural Hematoma
Epiglottitis
Epinephrine
Epistaxis (Nose Bleed)
Ethylene Glycol Toxicity
External Pacemaker
Fatal Accidents
Femur Immobilization
First Degree Burn
Flail Chest
Flumazenil
Frostbite
Furosemide
Gamma-Hydroxybutyrate (GHB, "G", Liquid X, Liquid E, Juice, Mils, Fantasy) Toxicity
Gas Laws and Clinical Application
Generalized Anxiety Disorder (GAD)
Geriatric Trauma
Glasgow Coma Scale
Good Samaritan Laws
Grief Reaction
Hand Washing (Hand Hygiene)
Head Trauma
Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)
Health Screening
Heat Stroke
Hemorrhage
Hemorrhage Control
Hemorrhagic Shock
Hepatitis C
Heroin
Heroin Toxicity
High Altitude Cardiopulmonary Diseases
High Altitude Pulmonary Edema (HAPE)
Human Trafficking
Hydrofluoric Acid Burns
Hydromorphone
Hymenoptera Stings (Bee, Vespids and Ants)
Hypercapnea
Hyperkalemia
Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
Hyphema
Hypoglycemia
Hypotension
Hypothermia
Hypovolemic Shock
Increased Intracranial Pressure
Informed Consent
Insect Bites
Insulin Lispro
Insulin Resistance
International Normalized Ratio (INR)
Intubation Endotracheal Tube Medications
Ipecac
Ipratropium
Iron Toxicity
Knee Dislocation
Language Barrier
Laryngeal Mask Airway
Lead Toxicity
Leech Bite
Lightning Injuries
Lithium
Lithium Toxicity
Long Arm Splinting
Lung Exam
Lysergic Acid Diethylamide (LSD)
Marijuana Toxicity
MAST Pants
Mechanical Ventilation
Meconium
Medical Error
Medical Error Prevention
Medical Ethics
Medical History
Meningitis, Bacterial
Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (MRSA)
Morphine
Motor Vehicle Collisions (MVCs)
Muscle Strength Grading
Myocardial Infarction
Myocardial Infarction, Inferior
Naloxone
Naltrexone
Nasopharyngeal Airway
Nasotracheal Intubation
Neck Trauma
Needlestick
Neurogenic Shock
Neuromuscular Blocking Agents
Nitroglycerin
Nursing Advocacy
Opioid Addiction
Opioid Overdose
Opioid Toxicity
Opioid Withdrawal
Orbital Floor (Blowout) Fracture
Organophosphate Toxicity
Organophosphates
Oropharyngeal Airway
Orthostatic Hypotension
Oxygen Saturation
Paroxysmal Supraventricular (PSVT)
Patient Confidentiality
Pediatric Abusive Head Trauma (Shaken Baby Syndrome)
Pediatric Dehydration
Pediatric Spine Trauma
Pelvic Fracture
Penetrating Abdominal Trauma
Penetrating Chest Trauma
Peripheral Pulse
Phencyclidine (PCP) Toxicity
Physiology, Blood Pressure Age Related Changes
Physiology, Cardiac
Physiology, Heat Loss (Convection, Evaporation, Radiation)
Physiology, Korotkoff Sound
Physiology, Pulse Pressure
Physiology, Respiratory Drive
Physiology, Respiratory Rate
Physiology, Temperature Regulation
Placental Abruption (Abruptio Placentae)
Pneumothorax, Spontaneous
Poison Control In The United States
Pool Safety
Positive End-Expiratory Pressure (PEEP)
Posterior Myocardial Ischemia
Power of Attorney
Precordial Thump
Prednisone
Pregnancy Trauma
Presyncope
Preterm Labor
Pulse Oximetry
Pulseless Electrical Activity
Purpura Fulminans
Radial Nerve Injury
Rattle Snake Toxicity
Recognizing Alcohol and Drug Impairment in the Workplace in Florida
Rib Fracture
Right Ventricular Myocardial Infarction
Rule of Nines
Salicylic Acid (Aspirin)
Scabies (Sarcoptes Scabiei)
Schizophrenia
Seat Belt Injuries
Seizure
Seizure Precautions
Septic Shock (Sepsis)
Sexual Assault History and Physical
Shock
Sickle Cell Anemia
Skin (Integument) Antiseptics
Smoking (Tobacco)
Smoking Cessation
Spinal Shock
Splenic Rupture
Splenic Trauma
Status Epilepticus
Stingray Sting
Stress Management
Stridor
Stroke Prevention
Sudden Cardiac Death
Sudden Death in Athletes
Suicide Risk
Sunscreens And Photoprotection
Supraventricular Tachycardia (SVT)
Surgical Fire Safety
Synchronized Electrical Cardioversion
Tachypnea
Thermal Burns
Tick Removal
Tissue Plasminogen Activator
Tooth Avulsed
Torsade de Pointes
TPA Therapy
Tricyclic Antidepressant Toxicity
Tuberculosis
Umbilical Cord Prolapse
Unconscious Patient
Universal Precautions
Unstable Angina
Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Ventricular Fibrillation
Ventricular Tachycardia (VT, V Tach)
Verapamil
Vinyl Chloride Toxicity
Viral Gastroenteritis
Waddell Triad
Wheat Allergy
Work Culture
Wound Irrigation
Zika Virus
Zipper Injuries