EMS-Tactical Paramedic Articles

Article Name

3-3-2 Rule
Abdominal Exam
Abdominal Thrust Maneuver (Heimlich)
Abnormal Respirations
Acetylcholinesterase Inhibitors (Sarin, Soman, VX) Toxicity
Achilles Tendon Ruptures
Active Shooter Response
Acute and Chronic Thermal Burn Evaluation and Management
Acute Ankle Sprain
Acute Compartment Syndrome
Acute Myocardial Infarction
Acute Pneumothorax Evaluation and Treatment
Aeromedical Transport
Aerospace, Assessment Of Fitness For Duty
Aerospace, Operational Mishap Forensic Considerations
Airway Foreign Bodies
Airway Management
Airway Monitoring
Airway Obstruction
Airway, Assessment
Alcohol Sanitizer
Alkali Toxicity
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 Nerves
Anatomy, Bony Pelvis and Lower Limb, Tibial Nerve
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Carotid Arteries
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Cerebral Blood Flow
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Trachea Epiglottic Vallecula
Anatomy, Patient Positioning
Anatomy, Thorax, Heart
Anatomy, Thorax, Wall Movements
Anatomy, Thorax, Xiphoid Process
Anoxia (Hypoxic Hypoxia)
Anterior Epistaxis Nasal Pack
Anticholinergic Toxicity
Aortic Dissection
Arsenic (Arsine) Toxicity
Arterial Blood Gas
Arterial Occlusion, Acute
Atrial Fibrillation (A Fib)
AVPU (Alert, Voice, Pain, Unresponsive)
Avulsed Tooth
Bacterial Pneumonia
Bag Mask Ventilation (Bag Valve Mask, BVM)
Basilar Skull Fractures
Battle Sign
Benzodiazepine Toxicity
Biceps Tendon Rupture
Biologic Warfare Agent Toxicity
Biologic, Chemical, and Radiation Terrorism Review
Bites, Animal
Bites, Human
Blast Injuries
Blister Agents (Mustard, Vesicants, Hd, Hn1-3, H) Toxicity
Blood Donation
Blood Pressure Measurement
Blood Product Safety
Blood Transfusion
Blunt Abdominal Trauma
Blunt Cardiac Injury
Blunt Force Trauma
Brain Death Criteria
Brain Trauma
Burn Evaluation And Management
Burn Resuscitation And Management
Burns Classification
Capnography And Pulse Oximetry
Carbon Dioxide Detector
Carbon Monoxide Toxicity
Cardiac Arrest
Cardiac Tamponade
Cardiogenic Shock
Cardiopulmonary Arrest
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
Central Cord Syndrome
Central Line Placement
Cervical Injury
Chain of Custody (Chain of Evidence)
Change In Mental Status
Chemical Decontamination
Chest Trauma
Chest Tube
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) Compensatory Measure
Congestive Heart Failure (CHF)
Cooling Techniques For Hyperthermia
Cricothyrotomy (Cricothyroidotomy)
Cushing Reflex
Cyanide Toxicity
Difficult Airway
Digit Amputation
Digit Replantation
Direct Laryngoscopy
Domestic Violence
Dose Calculation
Double Defibrillation
ECG T Wave
Electric Potential and Capacitance
Electrical Burns
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, 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, 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
Epistaxis (Nose Bleed)
Evaluation and Treatment of Snake Envenomations
Evidence Collection
External Pacemaker
Fat Embolism
Femur Immobilization
Fire Ant Bites
First Degree Burn
Flail Chest
Foreign Body Airway Obstruction (FBAO)
Fracture, Le Fort
Gas Laws and Clinical Application
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Glasgow Coma Scale
Good Samaritan Laws
Hand Amputation
Head Trauma
Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)
Heat Illness
Heat Stroke
Hemorrhage Control
Hemorrhagic Shock
High Altitude Cerebral Edema (HACE)
High Altitude Pulmonary Edema (HAPE)
Human Trafficking
Hydrofluoric Acid Burns
Hymenoptera Stings (Bee, Vespids and Ants)
Hyperbaric Treatment Of Carbon Monoxide Toxicity
Hypertonic Fluids
Hypovolemic Shock
Increased Intracranial Pressure
Inhalation Injury
Inotropes And Vasopressors
Insect Bites
Intubation Endotracheal Tube Medications
Laryngeal Mask Airway
Liver Trauma
Long Arm Splinting
Massive Transfusion
MAST Pants
Mechanical Ventilation
Medical Ethics
Medical History
Napalm Toxicity
Nasotracheal Intubation
Neck Trauma
Nerve Agents
Neurogenic Shock
Opioid Overdose
Opioid Toxicity
Organophosphate Toxicity
Oropharyngeal Airway
Oxygen Saturation
Paroxysmal Supraventricular (PSVT)
Patient Rights
Pediatric Skull Fractures
Pelvic Fracture
Penetrating Abdominal Trauma
Penetrating Chest Trauma
Peripheral Pulse
Phencyclidine (PCP) Toxicity
Physiology, Cardiac
Physiology, Clotting Mechanism
Physiology, Hemostasis
Physiology, Korotkoff Sound
Physiology, Pulse Pressure
Physiology, Respiratory Drive
Physiology, Respiratory Rate
Physiology, Vision
Pneumothorax, Spontaneous
Poison Control In The United States
Precordial Thump
Prinzmetal Angina
Recognizing Alcohol and Drug Impairment in the Workplace in Florida
Respiratory Failure
Rib Fracture
Ricin Toxicity
Rule of Nines
Salicylic Acid (Aspirin)
Saphenous Vein Cutdown
Shock Resuscitation
Shoulder Dislocations Overview
Sinus Bradycardia
Skin (Integument) Antiseptics
Spinal Shock
Splenic Injury
Splenic Trauma
Sports Participation Evaluation
Stingray Sting
Strangulation Injuries
Subcutaneous Emphysema
Succinylcholine Chloride
Sudden Cardiac Death
Supraventricular Tachycardia (SVT)
Surgical Fire Safety
Sympathomimetic Toxicity
Thermal Burns
Third-Degree Atrioventricular Block
Tick Removal
Tissue Plasminogen Activator
Torsade de Pointes
Tracheal Injury
Tracheal Trauma
Trauma Neurological Exam
Trauma Primary Survey
Trench Foot
Tricyclic Antidepressant Toxicity
Unconscious Patient
Universal Precautions
Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Vagal Maneuver
Venous Gas Embolism
Ventricular Fibrillation
Ventricular Tachycardia (VT, V Tach)
Vital Sign Assessment
V-Series (Ve, Vg, Vm, Vx) Toxicity
Wound Closure Techniques
Wound Irrigation
Zika Virus