EMS-Flight Paramedic Articles

Article Name

3-3-2 Rule
Abdominal Thrust Maneuver (Heimlich)
Abnormal Respirations
Active Shooter Response
Active Tuberculosis
Acute and Chronic Thermal Burn Evaluation and Management
Acute Compartment Syndrome
Acute Coronary Syndrome
Acute Mountain Sickness
Acute Mountain Sickness Score (LLS and AMS-C)
Acute Myocardial Infarction
Acute Myocardial Infarction ST Elevation (STEMI)
Acute Pneumothorax Evaluation and Treatment
Acute Renal Colic
Acute Stroke (Cerebrovascular Accident)
Adenosine
Adult Dehydration
Advance Directives
Aeromedical Transport
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
Airway Assessment
Airway Foreign Bodies
Airway Management
Airway Monitoring
Airway Obstruction
Airway Suctioning
Albuterol
Alcohol Use Disorder
Alcohol Withdrawal
Alkali Toxicity
Allergic And Environmental Induced Asthma
Alveolar Gas Equation
Amiodarone
Amphetamine Toxicity
Anaphylaxis
Anatomy, Abdomen and Pelvis, Aorta
Anatomy, Abdomen and Pelvis, Inguinal (Crural, Pouparts) Ligament
Anatomy, Bony Pelvis and Lower Limb, Extensor Hallucis Longus Muscle
Anatomy, Bony Pelvis and Lower Limb, Foot Dorsalis Pedis Artery
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, Adam's Apple
Anatomy, Patient Positioning
Anatomy, Thorax, Heart
Anatomy, Thorax, Ribs
Angina
Anoxia (Hypoxic Hypoxia)
Anoxic Encephalopathy
Anterior Epistaxis Nasal Pack
Anterior Hip (Femur) Dislocation
Anteroseptal Myocardial Infarction
Antiarrhythmic Medications
Anticholinergic Medications
Anticholinergic Toxicity
Aortic Dissection
APGAR Score
Arterial Blood Gas
Aspiration Pneumonia
Asthma
Asthma Medication in Children
Asthma Medications
Asystole
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
Basilar Skull Fractures
Battle Sign
Benzodiazepine Toxicity
Beta-Blocker Toxicity
Biohazard Levels
Biologic, Chemical, and Radiation Terrorism Review
Bites, Human
Blast Injuries
Bleach Toxicity
Blood Pressure Measurement
Blood Transfusion
Blunt Abdominal Trauma
Blunt Force Trauma
Blunt Head Trauma
Brain Herniation
Brain Trauma
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 Exam
Cardiac Tamponade
Cardiac Trauma
Cardioembolic Stroke
Cardiogenic Pulmonary Edema
Cardiogenic Shock
Cardiopulmonary Arrest In Children
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
Cardioversion, Pharmacological
Central Line Management
Central Line Placement
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke)
Cervical (Whiplash) Sprain
Cervical Injury
Chain of Custody (Chain of Evidence)
Change In Mental Status
Chemical Decontamination
Chest Pain
Chest Trauma
Chest Tube
Cheyne Stokes Respirations
Child Abuse and Neglect
Child Physical Abuse And Neglect
Chlorine Gas Toxicity
Choking
Cholinergic Toxicity
Clinical Drug Testing
Clomipramine
Closed Head Trauma
Cobra Laws And EMTALA
Cocaine
Cocaine Toxicity
Coma
Complex Coronary Artery Lesions
Congestive Heart Failure (CHF)
Congestive Heart Failure And Pulmonary Edema
Cooling Techniques For Hyperthermia
Corneal Injury
Cricothyrotomy (Cricothyroidotomy)
Cromolyn Sodium
Crystalloid Fluids
Cushing Reflex
Cyanide Toxicity
Cyanosis
Decompression Sickness (DCS, Bends, Caisson Disease)
Decorticate Posturing
Defibrillation
Dextran
Difficult Airway
Digit Amputation
Digit Replantation
Diltiazem
Diphenhydramine Toxicity
Direct Laryngoscopy
Disaster Planning
Distal Radius Fractures
Do Not Resuscitate (DNR)
Dobutamine
Domestic Violence
Dopamine
Dose Calculation
Double Defibrillation
Drowning
Drug Labeling
Dysbarism
ECG (EKG) Rhythm
ECG T Wave
Electric Potential and Capacitance
Electrical Burns
Electrocardiogram
Emergency Department Triage
EMS, Air Medical Transport
EMS, Airway Management In Adverse Conditions
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, Chest Injury
EMS, Clinical Diagnosis Without The Use Of A Thermometer
EMS, Confined Space Care
EMS, Crash Site Responsibility
EMS, Crime Scene Responsibility
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 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, Inter-Facility Transport
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, Methods To Cool A Patient In The Field
EMS, National Incident Management System (NIMS)
EMS, Pain Assessment And Management
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, Remote Assessment
EMS, Resuscitation During Contamination While Wearing PPE
EMS, Scene Safety
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 Remote Assessment and Surrogate Care
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 Care
Epinephrine
Epistaxis (Nose Bleed)
Essential Hypertension
Ethanol
Ethanol Toxicity
Ethylene Glycol Toxicity
Evaluation And Management of Perioperative Hypertension
External Pacemaker
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)
Frostbite
Furosemide
Gamma-Hydroxybutyrate (GHB, "G", Liquid X, Liquid E, Juice, Mils, Fantasy) Toxicity
Gas Laws and Clinical Application
Generalized Tonic-Clonic Seizure
Glasgow Coma Scale
Good Samaritan Laws
Gunshot Wounds Forensic Pathology
Hand Washing (Hand Hygiene)
Head Trauma
Heat Illness
Heat Stroke
Hemophilia
Hemoptysis (Pulmonary Hemorrhage)
Hemorrhage
Hemorrhage Control
Hemorrhagic Shock
Hemothorax
Henry's Law
Heparin
Hepatorenal Syndrome
Heroin
Heroin Toxicity
High Altitude Cardiopulmonary Diseases
High Altitude Cerebral Edema (HACE)
High Altitude Oxygenation
High Altitude Pulmonary Edema (HAPE)
Hip Fracture Overview
Histamine (Scombroid Toxicity, Mahi-Mahi Flush) Toxicity
HIV Disease
Hospice Appropriate Diagnoses
Hospice Care
Human Trafficking
Hydromorphone
Hymenoptera Stings (Bee, Vespids and Ants)
Hyperbaric Contraindications
Hypercapnea
Hyperglycemia
Hyperkalemia
Hypertonic Fluids
Hypoglycemia
Hypokalemia
Hypotension
Hypothermia
Hypovolemic Shock
Iatrogenic Pneumothorax
Ideal Gas Behavior
Idiopathic Generalized Epilepsy
Implantable Defibrillator
Increased Intracranial Pressure
Informed Consent
Inguinal Hernia
Inhalation Injury
Inotropes And Vasopressors
Insect Bites
Intra-Aortic Balloon Pump (IABP)
Intramuscular Injection
Intraosseous Vascular Access
Intravenous Contrast
Intubation Endotracheal Tube Medications
Ipratropium
Kawasaki Disease
Ketamine
Ketoacidosis
Kidney Trauma
Labetalol
Laceration
Laryngeal Injury
Laryngeal Mask Airway
Laryngotracheobronchitis
Latex Allergy
Lidocaine
Lidocaine Toxicity
Lightning Injuries
Long QT Syndrome (LQTS)
Loop Diuretics
Ludwig Angina
Lumbar Puncture
Lung Exam
Lung Sounds
Lysergic Acid Diethylamide (LSD)
Magnesium Sulfate
Malaria
Malignant Hyperthermia
Mallory Weiss Syndrome
Mannitol
Marfan Syndrome
Marijuana Toxicity
MAST Pants
Mechanical Ventilation
Medical Error Prevention
Medical Ethics
Medical History
Meningitis
Meningitis, Bacterial
Meperidine
Methanol Toxicity
Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (MRSA)
Midazolam
Morphine
Motor Vehicle Collisions (MVCs)
Multifocal Atrial Tachycardia (MAT)
Mushroom Toxicity
Myocardial Infarction
Myocardial Infarction Serum Markers
Myocardial Infarction, Post Infarct Ventricular Septal Rupture
Nail Clubbing
Naloxone
Napalm Toxicity
Nasogastric Tube
Nasopharyngeal Airway
Nasotracheal Intubation
Neck Trauma
Nerve Agents
Neuroanatomy, Pupillary Dilation Pathway
Neurogenic Shock
Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome
Neurologic Exam
Nitroglycerin
Nitrous Oxide
Non ST Segment Elevation (NSTEMI) Myocardial Infarction
Nonsteroidal Anti-inflammatory Drugs (NSAIDs)
Norepinephrine
NPH Insulin
Nursemaid Elbow
Ondansetron
Opioid
Opioid Addiction
Opioid Analgesics
Opioid Antagonists
Opioid Overdose
Opioid Toxicity
Opioid Withdrawal
Organophosphate Toxicity
Oropharyngeal Airway
Orthostasis
Orthostatic Hypotension
Oxygen Administration
Oxygen Toxicity
P wave
Pacemaker
Pain Assessment
Palpitations
Panic Disorder (Attack)
Paraphimosis
Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation
Paroxysmal Atrial Tachycardia
Paroxysmal Supraventricular (PSVT)
Patient Confidentiality
Pediatric Asthma
Pediatric Dehydration
Pediatric Head Trauma
Pediatric Spine Trauma
Pelvic Fracture
Pelvic Trauma
Penetrating Abdominal Trauma
Penetrating Chest Trauma
Penetrating Head Trauma
Peptic Ulcer Perforated
Percutaneous Central Catheter (PICC)
Percutaneous Transluminal Coronary Angioplasty (PTCA)
Pericardial Effusion
Pericardiocentesis
Pericarditis
Peripheral Line Placement
Peripheral Pulse
Pertussis (Whooping Cough)
Phenylephrine
Phenytoin
Physiology, Afterload Reduction
Physiology, Autonomic Nervous System
Physiology, Body Fluids
Physiology, Boyle's Law
Physiology, Cardiac
Physiology, Clotting Mechanism
Physiology, Eustachian Tube Function
Physiology, Mean Arterial Pressure
Physiology, Myocardial Oxygen Demand
Physiology, Nociception
Physiology, Oxyhemoglobin Dissociation Curve
Physiology, Pulmonary Vascular Resistance
Physiology, Pulmonary Vasoconstriction
Physiology, Pulmonary, Ventilation and Perfusion
Physiology, Respiratory Alkalosis
Physiology, Respiratory Drive
Physiology, Respiratory Rate
Physiology, Temperature Regulation
Physiology, Thermal Regulation
Plasma Glucose
Pleural Effusion
Pneumomediastinum
Pneumothorax
Pneumothorax, Spontaneous
Poison Control In The United States
Polytraumatized Patient
Positive End-Expiratory Pressure (PEEP)
Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Knee Injuries
Posterior Reversible Encephalopathy Syndrome (PRES)
Potassium
Precautions, Bloodborne, Contact, and Droplet
Precordial Thump
Pregnancy Trauma
Premature Ventricular Contraction (PVC)
Procainamide
Prochlorperazine
Protected Health Information (PHI)
Pulmonary Infarction
Pulse Oximetry
Pulseless Electrical Activity
Pulseless Ventricular Tachycardia
Radiation Syndrome
Respiratory Acidosis
Respiratory Failure
Retrognathia
Revised Trauma Scale (Score)
Rhabdomyolysis
Rib Fracture
Right Heart Failure
Right Ventricular Myocardial Infarction
Rubeola (Measles)
Rule of Nines
Salicylates Toxicity
Salicylic Acid (Aspirin)
Scuba Diving
Sea Urchin Toxicity
Seat Belt Injuries
Seizure
Septic Shock (Sepsis)
Shark Trauma
Shock
Shock Resuscitation
Sick Sinus Syndrome
Silent Myocardial Ischemia
Sinus Bradycardia
Sinus Node Dysfunction
Sinus Tachycardia
Snake Toxicity
Spinal Motion Restriction
Spinal Shock
Splenic Injury
Splenic Trauma
ST Segment
Status Asthmaticus
Status Epilepticus
Strangulation Injuries
Streptococcal Meningitis
Stridor
Succinylcholine Chloride
Sudden Cardiac Death
Suicide Risk
Supraventricular Tachycardia (SVT)
Surfactant
Surgical Airway Suctioning
Synchronized Electrical Cardioversion
Syncope
Tachypnea
Tetanus Toxoid
Thermal Burns
Third-Degree Atrioventricular Block
Thoracotomy
Thrombolytic Therapy
Tissue Plasminogen Activator
Torsade de Pointes
Tort
Toxicology Screening
TPA Therapy
Tracheal Intubation Medications
Trauma Assessment
Trauma Neurological Exam
Trauma Primary Survey
Tricyclic Antidepressant Toxicity
Tuberculosis
Umbilical Cord Prolapse
Umbilical Vein Catheterization
Uncal Herniation
Unconscious Patient
Universal Precautions
Unstable Angina
Vagal Maneuver
Variable Decelerations
Vasopressin (Antidiuretic Hormone, ADH)
Vasovagal Episode
Ventilator Management
Ventilator-associated Pneumonia
Ventricular Fibrillation
Ventricular Tachycardia (VT, V Tach)
Verapamil
Vital Sign Assessment
V-Series (Ve, Vg, Vm, Vx) Toxicity
Warfarin
Wheat Allergy
Wheezing
Wolff Parkinson White Syndrome (WPW)
Wound Irrigation