EMS-Flight Paramedic Articles

Article Name

3-3-2 Rule
Abciximab
Abdominal Exam
Abdominal Thrust Maneuver (Heimlich)
Abnormal Respirations
Abuse and Neglect
Acetylcholinesterase Inhibitors (Sarin, Soman, VX) Toxicity
Achilles Tendon Ruptures
Acromioclavicular Joint Injury
Active Shooter Response
Active Tuberculosis
Acute Abdomen
Acute and Chronic Thermal Burn Evaluation and Management
Acute Ankle Sprain
Acute Compartment Syndrome
Acute Coronary Syndrome
Acute Eclampsia
Acute Mountain Sickness
Acute Myocardial Infarction
Acute Myocardial Infarction ST Elevation (STEMI)
Acute Pancreatitis
Acute Pneumothorax Evaluation and Treatment
Acute Renal Colic
Acute Stroke (Cerebrovascular Accident)
Adenosine
Advance Directives
Aeromedical Transport
Aerospace, Assessment Of Fitness For Duty
Aerospace, Health Maintenance Wellness
Aerospace, Military, Civil and International Regulations To Decrease Human Factor Errors In Aviation
Aerospace, Operational Mishap Forensic Considerations
Aerospace, Physiology Of Spatial Orientation
Affordable Care Act (ACA)
Airway Foreign Bodies
Airway Management
Airway Monitoring
Airway Obstruction
Airway, Assessment
Albuterol
Alcohol Sanitizer
Alcohol Use Disorder
Alcohol Withdrawal
Alkali Toxicity
Alkalosis
Allen Test
Allergic And Environmental Induced Asthma
Alprazolam
Alveolar Gas Equation
Amiodarone
Amphetamine Toxicity
Anaphylaxis
Anatomy, Abdomen and Pelvis, Inguinal (Crural, Pouparts) Ligament
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, Tibial Nerve
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Cerebral Blood Flow
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Cricoid Cartilage
Anatomy, Patient Positioning
Anatomy, Thorax, Heart
Anatomy, Thorax, Ribs
Anatomy, Thorax, Xiphoid Process
Anoxia (Hypoxic Hypoxia)
Anoxic Encephalopathy
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Knee Injuries
Anterior Epistaxis Nasal Pack
Anterior Hip (Femur) Dislocation
Anteroseptal Myocardial Infarction
Antiarrhythmic Medications
Anticholinergic Toxicity
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Trauma
APGAR Score
Arterial Blood Gas
Aspiration Pneumonia
Asthma
Asthma Medication in Children
Asthma Medications
Asystole
Atelectasis
Atrial Fibrillation (A Fib)
Atrial Flutter
Atrial Tachycardia
Atrioventricular Block Second-Degree
Atrioventricular Nodal Reentry Tachycardia (AVNRT)
Atropine
Automatic Internal Cardiac Defibrillator
AVPU (Alert, Voice, Pain, Unresponsive)
Avulsed Tooth
Bacterial Pneumonia
Bag Mask Ventilation (Bag Valve Mask, BVM)
Barbiturate Toxicity
Barbiturates
Barotrauma
Basilar Skull Fractures
Battle Sign
Benzodiazepine Toxicity
Beta 2 Agonists
Beta-Blocker Toxicity
Biochemistry, Myoglobin
Biohazard Levels
Biologic, Chemical, and Radiation Terrorism Review
Bites, Human
Blast Injuries
Bleach Toxicity
Blood Pressure Measurement
Blood Transfusion
Blunt Abdominal Trauma
Blunt Cardiac Injury
Blunt Force Trauma
Blunt Head Trauma
Bowel, Obstruction Large
Brain Death Criteria
Brain Herniation
Brain Trauma
Bronchodilators
Burn Evaluation And Management
Burn Resuscitation And Management
Burns Classification
Capnography And Pulse Oximetry
Carbamate Toxicity
Carbon Dioxide Detector
Carbon Dioxide Narcosis
Carbon Monoxide Toxicity
Cardiac Arrest
Cardiac Catheterization Risks and Complications
Cardiac Enzymes
Cardiac Exam
Cardiac Tamponade
Cardiac Trauma
Cardioembolic Stroke
Cardiogenic Pulmonary Edema
Cardiogenic Shock
Cardiopulmonary Arrest
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
Cardiovascular Disease
Cardioversion, Pharmacological
Carvedilol
Central Line Management
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke)
Cervical (Whiplash) Sprain
Cervical Injury
Chain of Custody (Chain of Evidence)
Change In Mental Status
Chemical Burns
Chemical Decontamination
Chest Pain
Chest Trauma
Chest Tube
Cheyne Stokes Respirations
Child Abuse and Neglect
Child Physical Abuse And Neglect
Chlorine Gas Toxicity
Chlorpromazine
Cholinergic Toxicity
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) Compensatory Measure
Chronic Pain Syndrome
Clomipramine
Cocaine
Cocaine Toxicity
Codeine
Coma
Community-Acquired Pneumonia
Competency and Capacity
Complex Coronary Artery Lesions
Congestive Heart Failure (CHF)
Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
Cooling Techniques For Hyperthermia
Corneal Injury
Cricothyrotomy (Cricothyroidotomy)
Crystalloid Fluids
Cushing Reflex
Cyanide Toxicity
Cyanosis
Death and Dying
Decompression Sickness (DCS, Bends, Caisson Disease)
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Deep Venous Thrombosis (DVT) Of The Lower Extremity
Defibrillation
Difficult Airway
Digit Amputation
Digit Replantation
Digoxin Toxicity
Diltiazem
Diphenhydramine
Direct Laryngoscopy
Disaster Planning
Distal Radius Fractures
Distributive Shock
Do Not Resuscitate (DNR)
Dobutamine
Domestic Violence
Dopamine
Dose Calculation
Double Defibrillation
Drowning
ECG T Wave
Egophony
Electric Potential and Capacitance
Electrical Alternans
Electrical Burns
Electrocardiogram
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, Federal Regulations
EMS, Field Identification Of CHF
EMS, Field Identification Of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
EMS, Field Intubation
EMS, Flight Barotrauma
EMS, Flight Safety Decisions (Go-No Go, Abort)
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, Legal and Ethical Issues
EMS, Lights And Sirens
EMS, Management Of Traumatic And Medical Disorders In A Wilderness Environment
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, National Incident Management System (NIMS)
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, Scope of Practice
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
End of Life
Epinephrine
Epistaxis (Nose Bleed)
Essential Hypertension
Ethylene Glycol Toxicity
Evaluation and Treatment of Snake Envenomations
Evidence Collection
External Pacemaker
Fat Embolism
Fatal Accidents
Febrile Seizure
Femur Immobilization
Fentanyl
First Degree Burn
First Degree Heart Block
Flail Chest
Fluid Management
Fluid Resuscitation
Flumazenil
Foreign Body Airway Obstruction (FBAO)
Fracture, Le Fort
Frostbite
Functional Abdominal Pain In Children
Furosemide
Gamma-Hydroxybutyrate (GHB, "G", Liquid X, Liquid E, Juice, Mils, Fantasy) Toxicity
Gas Laws and Clinical Application
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Glasgow Coma Scale
Good Samaritan Laws
Hand Amputation
Hand Splint
Hand Washing (Hand Hygiene)
Head Trauma
Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)
Heat Illness
Heat Stroke
Helicobacter Pylori
Hemophilia
Hemoptysis (Pulmonary Hemorrhage)
Hemorrhage
Hemorrhage Control
Hemorrhagic Shock
Hemothorax
Henry's Law
Heparin
Hepatorenal Syndrome
Heroin
Heroin Toxicity
Herpes Simplex Neonatorum
High Altitude Cardiopulmonary Diseases
High Altitude Cerebral Edema (HACE)
High Altitude Oxygenation
High Altitude Pulmonary Edema (HAPE)
Histamine (Scombroid Toxicity, Mahi-Mahi Flush) Toxicity
HIV Antiretroviral Therapy
HIV Disease
Hospice Appropriate Diagnoses
Hospice Care
Human Trafficking
Hydromorphone
Hymenoptera Stings (Bee, Vespids and Ants)
Hyperbaric Management Of Frostbite
Hyperbaric, Cyanide Toxicity
Hypercapnea
Hyperglycemia
Hyperkalemia
Hypertensive Urgency
Hypertonic Fluids
Hypocarbia
Hypoglycemia
Hypokalemia
Hypotension
Hypothermia
Hypovolemic Shock
Ideal Gas Behavior
Idiopathic Generalized Epilepsy
Implantable Defibrillator
Increased Intracranial Pressure
Infant Apnea
Informed Consent
Inguinal Hernia
Inhalation Injury
Inotropes And Vasopressors
Insect Bites
Intra-Aortic Balloon Pump (IABP)
Intracranial Hemorrhage
Intracranial Hypertension
Intubation Endotracheal Tube Medications
Ipratropium
Isoproterenol
Junctional Rhythm
Kawasaki Disease
Ketamine
Ketoacidosis
Kidney Trauma
Knee Effusion
Knee Meniscal Tears
Labetalol
Laceration
Laryngeal Mask Airway
Laryngotracheobronchitis
Latex Allergy
Lidocaine
Lidocaine Toxicity
Lightning Injuries
Local Anesthetic Toxicity
Loop Diuretics
Loratadine
Lorazepam
Ludwig Angina
Lung Exam
Lung Sounds
Lysergic Acid Diethylamide (LSD)
Lysergic Acid Diethylamide (LSD, Entactogen) Toxicity
Malaria
Malignant Hypertension
Malignant Hyperthermia
Mallory Weiss Syndrome
Mania
Mannitol
Marfan Syndrome
Marijuana
Marijuana Toxicity
Massive Transfusion
MAST Pants
McRobert's Maneuver
Mechanical Ventilation
Meconium
Mediastinal Trauma
Medical Error
Medical Error Prevention
Medical Ethics
Medical History
Meningitis
Meningitis, Bacterial
Menorrhagia
Mental Status Examination
Meperidine
Methamphetamine
Methamphetamine Toxicity
Methanol Toxicity
Methemoglobinemia
Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (MRSA)
Midazolam
Mononucleosis
Morphine
Motion Sickness
Motor Vehicle Collisions (MVCs)
Multifocal Atrial Tachycardia (MAT)
Muscle Strength Grading
Mushroom Toxicity
Myocardial Infarction
Myocardial Infarction Serum Markers
Myocardial Infarction, Inferior
Myocardial Infarction, Post Infarct Ventricular Septal Rupture
Nail Clubbing
Naloxone
Naltrexone
Napalm Toxicity
Nasopharyngeal Airway
Nasotracheal Intubation
Neck Trauma
Necrotizing Fasciitis
Nerve Agents
Neurogenic Shock
Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome
Nitrates
Nitroglycerin
Nitrous Oxide
Non ST Segment Elevation (NSTEMI) Myocardial Infarction
Nonsteroidal Anti-inflammatory Drugs (NSAIDs)
Norepinephrine
Normal Saline
Norovirus
NPH Insulin
Nursemaid Elbow
Ondansetron
Opioid
Opioid Addiction
Opioid Analgesics
Opioid Antagonists
Opioid Overdose
Opioid Toxicity
Opioid Withdrawal
Organophosphate Toxicity
Organophosphates
Oropharyngeal Airway
Orthostasis
Orthostatic Hypotension
Osteoarthropathy Hypertrophic
Oxygen Administration
Oxygen Saturation
Oxygen Toxicity
P wave
Pacemaker
Pacemaker Indications
Palliative Care
Palpitations
Pancreatitis
Panic Disorder (Attack)
Paraphimosis
Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation
Paroxysmal Atrial Tachycardia
Paroxysmal Supraventricular (PSVT)
Partial Pressure of Carbon Dioxide (PCO2)
Patent Ductus Arteriosus
Pathophysiology Of Asthma
Patient Confidentiality
Patient Rights
Pediatric Abusive Head Trauma (Shaken Baby Syndrome)
Pediatric Asthma
Pediatric Dehydration
Pediatric Head Trauma
Pediatric Spine Trauma
Pelvic Fracture
Penetrating Abdominal Trauma
Penetrating Chest Trauma
Penetrating Head Trauma
Peptic Ulcer Disease
Peptic Ulcer Perforated
Percutaneous Central Catheter (PICC)
Percutaneous Transluminal Coronary Angioplasty (PTCA)
Pericardial Effusion
Pericardiocentesis
Pericarditis
Peripheral Line Placement
Peripheral Pulse
Pertussis (Whooping Cough)
Phantom Limb Pain
Phencyclidine (PCP) Toxicity
Phenylephrine
Phenytoin
Phimosis
Physiology, Acid Base Balance
Physiology, Afterload Reduction
Physiology, Autonomic Nervous System
Physiology, Blood Pressure Age Related Changes
Physiology, Body Fluids
Physiology, Boyle's Law
Physiology, Cardiac
Physiology, Central Venous Pressure
Physiology, Clotting Mechanism
Physiology, Edema
Physiology, Heart Sounds
Physiology, Korotkoff Sound
Physiology, Mean Arterial Pressure
Physiology, Myocardial Oxygen Demand
Physiology, Nociception
Physiology, Oxyhemoglobin Dissociation Curve
Physiology, Pulmonary, Ventilation and Perfusion
Physiology, Pulse Pressure
Physiology, Respiratory Acidosis
Physiology, Respiratory Alkalosis
Physiology, Respiratory Drive
Physiology, Respiratory Rate
Physiology, Temperature Regulation
Physiology, Tidal Volume
Physiology, Vision
Plasma Glucose
Pleural Effusion
Pneumocystis (Carinii) Jiroveci Pneumonia
Pneumonia, Ventilator-associated
Pneumothorax
Pneumothorax, Iatrogenic
Pneumothorax, Spontaneous
Poison Control In The United States
Positive End-Expiratory Pressure (PEEP)
Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Knee Injuries
Postictal Seizure State
Potassium
Power of Attorney
Precautions, Bloodborne, Contact, and Droplet
Precordial Thump
Pregnancy Trauma
Premature Ventricular Contraction (PVC)
Preterm Labor
Prochlorperazine
Protected Health Information (PHI)
Pulmonary Infarction
Pulse Oximetry
Pulseless Electrical Activity
Pulsus Paradoxus
Pupillary Light Reflex
Purpura Fulminans
Pursed-lip Breathing
Raccoon Sign
Radiation Syndrome
Rattle Snake Toxicity
Recognizing Alcohol and Drug Impairment in the Workplace in Florida
Red Man Syndrome
Respiratory Failure
Retrognathia
Rhabdomyolysis
Rhythm, QT Prolongation
Rib Fracture
Right Heart Failure
Right Ventricular Myocardial Infarction
Rule of Nines
Salicylates Toxicity
Salicylic Acid (Aspirin)
Scaphoid Wrist Fracture
Schizophrenia
Scuba Diving
Sea Urchin Toxicity
Seat Belt Injuries
Seizure
Septic Shock (Sepsis)
Shark Trauma
Shock
Shock Resuscitation
Shoulder Dislocations Overview
Sick Sinus Syndrome
Silent Myocardial Ischemia
Simple Partial Seizure
Sinus Bradycardia
Sinus Node Dysfunction
Sinus Tachycardia
Skin (Integument) Antiseptics
Spinal Shock
Splenic Injury
Splenic Trauma
ST Segment
Status Asthmaticus
Status Epilepticus
Strangulation Injuries
Stridor
Succinylcholine Chloride
Sudden Cardiac Death
Suicide Risk
Supraventricular Tachycardia (SVT)
Surfactant
Surgical Airway Suctioning
Surgical Fire Safety
Sympathomimetic Toxicity
Synchronized Electrical Cardioversion
Syncope
Tachypnea
Thermal Burns
Third-Degree Atrioventricular Block
Thoracentesis
Tissue Plasminogen Activator
Torsade de Pointes
Tort
TPA Therapy
Tracheal Injury
Tracheal Intubation Medications
Tracheal Trauma
Trauma Neurological Exam
Trauma Primary Survey
Tricyclic Antidepressant Toxicity
Tuberculosis
Umbilical Cord Prolapse
Umbilical Vein Catheterization
Uncal Herniation
Unconscious Patient
Universal Precautions
Unstable Angina
Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Urinary Tract Infection
Vagal Maneuver
Valsalva Maneuver
Variable Decelerations
Vascular Access Closure Devices
Vasopressin (Antidiuretic Hormone, ADH)
Vasovagal Episode
Vecuronium
Ventilation Assist Control
Ventilator Management
Ventricular Fibrillation
Ventricular Tachycardia (VT, V Tach)
Verapamil
Viral Meningitis
Vital Sign Assessment
V-Series (Ve, Vg, Vm, Vx) Toxicity
Warfarin
Wheat Allergy
Wheezing
Wound Irrigation
Zika Virus