EMS-Critical Care Paramedic Articles

Article Name

3-3-2 Rule
Abdominal Thrust Maneuver (Heimlich)
Active Shooter Response
Acute and Chronic Thermal Burn Evaluation and Management
Acute Coronary Syndrome
Acute Myocardial Infarction
Acute Pneumothorax Evaluation and Treatment
Acute Renal Colic
Acute ST Elevation Myocardial Infarction (STEMI)
Acute Stroke (Cerebrovascular Accident)
Adult Dehydration
Adverse Events
Aeromedical Transport
Aerospace, Operational Mishap Forensic Considerations
Airway Assessment
Airway Management
Airway Monitoring
Airway Obstruction
Alcohol Withdrawal
Alkali Toxicity
Ammonia Toxicity
Amphetamine Related Psychiatric Disorders
Amphetamine Toxicity
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, Head and Neck, Adam's Apple
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Hyoid Bone
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Larynx Cartilage
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Trachea Epiglottic Vallecula
Anatomy, Patient Positioning
Anatomy, Thorax, Heart
Anatomy, Thorax, Ribs
Anoxic Encephalopathy
Anterior Epistaxis Nasal Pack
Anteroseptal Myocardial Infarction
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Transection
Arterial Blood Gas
Atrial Fibrillation (A Fib)
Atrial Flutter
Atrioventricular Block
AVPU (Alert, Voice, Pain, Unresponsive)
Avulsed Tooth
Bacterial Pneumonia
Bag Mask Ventilation (Bag Valve Mask, BVM)
Battle Sign
Benzodiazepine Toxicity
Biohazard Levels
Biologic, Chemical, and Radiation Terrorism Review
Blast Injuries
Bleach Toxicity
Blood Pressure Measurement
Blunt Force Trauma
Blunt Head Trauma
Brain Herniation
Brain Trauma
Breech Presentation
Burn Classification
Burn Evaluation And Management
Capnography And Pulse Oximetry
Carbamate Toxicity
Carbon Dioxide Detector
Carbon Monoxide Toxicity
Cardiac Arrest
Cardiac Exam
Cardiac Trauma
Cardiogenic Pulmonary Edema
Cardiopulmonary Arrest In Children
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke)
Cervical Injury
Chain of Custody (Chain of Evidence)
Chemical Decontamination
Chest Pain
Chest Trauma
Cheyne Stokes Respirations
Chlorine Gas Toxicity
Cholinergic Toxicity
Clinical Drug Testing
Cobra Laws And EMTALA
Cocaine Toxicity
Commotio Cordis
Cone Snail Toxicity
Congestive Heart Failure (CHF)
Congestive Heart Failure And Pulmonary Edema
Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
Crisis Intervention
Cromolyn Sodium
Crystalloid Fluids
Cushing Reflex
Cyanide Toxicity
Decerebrate And Decorticate Posturing
Decorticate Posturing
Diaphyseal Femur Fracture
Digit Amputation
Digit Replantation
Disaster Planning
Dose Calculation
Double Defibrillation
Drug Labeling
ECG (EKG) Rhythm
ECG T Wave
Electric Potential and Capacitance
Electrical Burns
Emergency Department Triage
Emergency Preparedness
EMS Bone Immobilization
EMS Care In A Hostile Environment
EMS Catastrophic State And Federal Assets
EMS Chest Injury
EMS Crash Site Responsibility
EMS Emergency Incident Rehabilitation
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 Flight Stressors and Corrective Action
EMS Ground Transport Safety
EMS Immobilization (Seated and Supine)
EMS Lights And Sirens
EMS Mass Casualty Triage
EMS Pneumothorax Identification Without Ancillary Testing
EMS Pre-Arrival Instructions
EMS Pre-Hospital Evaluation and Treatment of Asthma in Children
EMS Pros And Cons Of Drug-Assisted Intubation
EMS Provider Health And Wellness
EMS Terrorism Response
EMS Ultrasound Use
EMS Utilization Of Electrocardiogram (ECG) In The Field
EMS, Airway Management In Adverse Conditions
EMS, Asphyxiation And Other Gas And Fire Hazards
EMS, Capacity And Competence
EMS, Care Teams In Disaster Response
EMS, Casualty Evacuation
EMS, Catastrophic Events
EMS, Clinical Diagnosis Without The Use Of A Thermometer
EMS, Confined Space Care
EMS, Crime Scene Responsibility
EMS, Diabetic, Protocols For Treat and Release
EMS, Disaster Planning And Operations
EMS, Disordered Sleep And Work Schedule
EMS, Documentation
EMS, Field Intubation
EMS, Flight Barotrauma
EMS, Gaining Access and Extrication
EMS, Hazardous Waste Response
EMS, Helicopter EMS (HEMS) Activation
EMS, Improvised Explosive Devices And Terrorist Activity
EMS, Incident Command
EMS, Inter-Facility Transport
EMS, Left Ventricular Assist Device Management
EMS, Legal and Ethical Issues
EMS, Management Of Traumatic And Medical Disorders In A Wilderness Environment
EMS, Mass Casualty Management
EMS, Mass Casualty Response
EMS, Medical Oversight Of Systems
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, Portable Ventilator Management
EMS, Prehospital Administration Of Thrombolytics For STEMI
EMS, Prehospital CPAP Devices
EMS, Prehospital Deliveries
EMS, Prioritization Of Response
EMS, Public Access To Defibrillation
EMS, Remote Assessment
EMS, Resuscitation During Contamination While Wearing PPE
EMS, Reverse Triage
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, 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, Traction Splint
EMS, Trauma Center Designation
EMS, Weapons Of Mass Destruction And Related Injury
EMS, Zones of Care
EMTALA And Transfers
Endotracheal Tube Intubation Techniques
Essential Hypertension
External Pacemaker
Femur Immobilization
Fire Ant Bites
Flail Chest
Fluid Resuscitation
Focused Assessment with Sonography for Trauma (FAST)
Foreign Body Airway Obstruction (FBAO)
Foreign Body Aspiration
Generalized Tonic-Clonic Seizure
Glasgow Coma Scale
Good Samaritan Laws
Head Trauma
Heat Illness
Heat Stroke
Hemorrhage Control
Hemorrhagic Shock
High Altitude Cerebral Edema (HACE)
High Altitude Oxygenation
High Altitude Pulmonary Edema (HAPE)
Histamine (Scombroid Toxicity, Mahi-Mahi Flush) Toxicity
Human Insulin
Hymenoptera Stings (Bee, Vespids and Ants)
Hypertonic Fluids
Hypovolemic Shock
Iatrogenic Pneumothorax
Idiopathic Generalized Epilepsy
Inhalation Injury
Intramuscular Injection
Intraosseous Vascular Access
Intubation Endotracheal Tube Medications
Joint Immobilization
Laryngeal Mask Airway
Lightning Injuries
Lung Exam
Lung Sounds
Massive Transfusion
Mechanical Ventilation
Medical Ethics
Methanol Toxicity
Motion Sickness
Motor Vehicle Collisions (MVCs)
Muscular Hematoma
Mushroom Toxicity
Myocardial Infarction
Napalm Toxicity
Nasogastric Tube
Nasopharyngeal Airway
Nasotracheal Intubation
Neck Trauma
Nerve Agents
Neuroanatomy, Pupillary Dilation Pathway
Neurogenic Shock
Nitrogen Dioxide Toxicity
NPH Insulin
Opioid Overdose
Opioid Toxicity
Organophosphate Toxicity
Oropharyngeal Airway
Orthostatic Hypotension
Oxygen Administration
P wave
Pain Assessment
Panic Disorder (Attack)
Parkland Formula
Paroxysmal Supraventricular (PSVT)
Pediatric Dehydration
Pediatric Facial Trauma
Pediatric Spine Trauma
Pelvic Fracture
Pelvic Trauma
Penetrating Abdominal Trauma
Penetrating Chest Trauma
Percutaneous Transluminal Coronary Angioplasty (PTCA)
Peripheral Line Placement
Peripheral Pulse
Permissive Hypotension
Physiology, Afterload Reduction
Physiology, Baroreceptors
Physiology, Body Fluids
Physiology, Boyle's Law
Physiology, Cardiac
Physiology, Nociception
Physiology, Respiratory Drive
Physiology, Respiratory Rate
Physiology, Temperature Regulation
Physiology, Thermal Regulation
Physiology, Vasopressin (Antidiuretic Hormone, ADH)
Polytraumatized Patient
Posterior Reversible Encephalopathy Syndrome (PRES)
Postictal Seizure State
Precautions, Bloodborne, Contact, and Droplet
Precordial Thump
Pregnancy Trauma
Premature Ventricular Contraction (PVC)
Protected Health Information (PHI)
Pulseless Ventricular Tachycardia
Refusal of Care
Respiratory Failure
Rib Fracture
Right Heart Failure
Right Ventricular Myocardial Infarction
Rubeola (Measles)
Rule of Nines
Salicylic Acid (Aspirin)
Scorpion Toxicity
Seat Belt Injuries
Shock Resuscitation
Sinus Bradycardia
Sinus Tachycardia
Snake Toxicity
Spinal Motion Restriction
Spinal Shock
ST Segment
Status Epilepticus
Streptococcal Meningitis
Stroke Center Certification
Subcutaneous Emphysema
Sudden Cardiac Death
Supraglottic Airway Obstruction
Supraventricular Tachycardia (SVT)
Synchronized Electrical Cardioversion
Tension Pneumothorax
Tetanus Toxoid
Thermal Burns
Thoracolumbar Spine Fracture
Thrombolytic Therapy
Tissue Plasminogen Activator
Torsade de Pointes
Toxicology Screening
Tracheal Rapid Sequence Intubation
Tracheostomy Tube Change
Trauma Assessment
Trauma Neurological Exam
Trauma Primary Survey
Trauma Secondary Survey
Tricyclic Antidepressant Toxicity
Tympanic Membrane Perforations
Umbilical Vein Catheterization
Unconscious Patient
Universal Precautions
Vagal Maneuver
Ventricular Fibrillation
Ventricular Tachycardia (VT, V Tach)
Vital Sign Assessment
Wheat Allergy
Wide QRS Complex Tachycardia
Wolff Parkinson White Syndrome (WPW)
Zinc Toxicity