Emergency-Emergency Medicine EMS Articles

Article Name

3-3-2 Rule
Abdominal Thrust Maneuver (Heimlich)
Abortion Complications
Acetaminophen Toxicity
Acetylcholinesterase Inhibitors (Sarin, Soman, VX) Toxicity
Acute Abdomen
Acute and Chronic Thermal Burn Evaluation and Management
Acute Cholecystitis
Acute Compartment Syndrome
Acute Kidney Injury (Acute Renal Failure)
Acute Mountain Sickness
Acute Myocardial Infarction
Acute Myocardial Infarction ST Elevation (STEMI)
Acute Pneumothorax Evaluation and Treatment
Acute Postpartum Hemorrhage
Acute Pyelonephritis
Acute Renal Colic
Acute Scrotum Pain
Adhesive Capsulitis
Adult Acquired Flatfoot (AAFD)
Advance Directives
Aeromedical Transport
Aerospace, Assessment Of Fitness For Duty
Aerospace, Decompression Illness
Aerospace, Operational Mishap Forensic Considerations
Air Leak
Airway Foreign Bodies
Airway Management
Airway Monitoring
Airway Obstruction
Airway, Assessment
Alcoholic Ketoacidosis (AKA)
Alkali Toxicity
Allen Test
Alpha Receptor Agonist Toxicity
Amantadine
Amatoxin Mushroom Toxicity
Amaurosis Fugax
Amiodarone
Ammonia Toxicity
Amphetamine Toxicity
Anaphylaxis
Anatomy, Bony Pelvis and Lower Limb, Popliteal Artery
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Cerebral Blood Flow
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Cervical Vertebrae
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Cricoid Cartilage
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Larynx
Anatomy, Patient Positioning
Anatomy, Shoulder and Upper Limb, Radial Nerve
Aneurysm, Abdominal Aortic (AAA), Imaging
Angiodysplasia
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Knee Injuries
Anterior Hip (Femur) Dislocation
Anteroseptal Myocardial Infarction
Anthrax
Antiarrhythmic Medications
Antibiotic Resistance
Anticholinergic Toxicity
Antidotes
Antihistamine Toxicity
Anxiety
Aortic Rupture
Aortic Trauma
Aortic Valve Disease
APGAR Score
Apnea In Children
Appendicitis
Aromatic (Benzene, Toluene) Toxicity
Arterial Blood Gas
Arytenoid Subluxation
Aspiration Pneumonia
Aspiration Risk
Asthma
Asthma In Pregnancy
Asthma Medication in Children
Asystole
Atelectasis
Atrial Fibrillation (A Fib)
Atrial Flutter
Atrial Tachycardia
Atrioventricular Block
Atrioventricular Block Second-Degree
Atrioventricular Nodal Reentry Tachycardia (AVNRT)
Atropine
Autotransfusion
AVPU (Alert, Voice, Pain, Unresponsive)
Avulsed Tooth
Bag Mask Ventilation (Bag Valve Mask, BVM)
Barbiturates
Barotrauma
Basilar Skull Fractures
Battle Sign
Benzodiazepine Toxicity
Benzodiazepines
Beta Blockers
Beta-Blocker Toxicity
Biceps Tendon Rupture
Biochemistry, Ammonia
Biochemistry, Myoglobin
Biohazard Levels
Biologic Warfare Agent Toxicity
Biologic, Chemical, and Radiation Terrorism Review
Bites, Animal
Bites, Human
Black Widow Spider Toxicity
Bladder Rupture
Blast Injuries
Bleach Toxicity
Blister Agents (Mustard, Vesicants, Hd, Hn1-3, H) Toxicity
Blood Donation
Blood Pressure Measurement
Blunt Abdominal Trauma
Blunt Force Trauma
Blunt Head Trauma
Bowel Necrosis
Bowel Perforation
Bowel, Obstruction Large
Brachial Plexus Block Techniques
Brain Trauma
Brief Resolved Unexplained Event (BRUE)
Bronchiolitis
Bupropion
Burn Evaluation And Management
Burn Resuscitation And Management
C Reactive Protein (CRP)
C1 Esterase Inhibitor Deficiency
Caffeine Toxicity
Calcaneus Fractures
Campylobacter
Cancer, Chromaffin Cell (Pheochromocytoma)
Cancer, Colon
Cannabinoid Toxicity
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
Cardiomyopathy, Alcoholic
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
Cardiovascular Disease
Cardioversion, Pharmacological
Carotid Artery Dissection
Carotid Artery Fibromuscular Dysplasia
Carotid Contusion
Cat Scratch Disease
Catatonia
Central Line
Central Line Placement
Central Retinal Vein Occlusion
Cerebellar Infarct
Cerebral Cavernous Malformations
Cerebral Perfusion Pressure
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak
Cervical (Whiplash) Sprain
Cervical Disc Injuries
Cervical Injury
Chance Fractures
Chandelier Sign
Change In Mental Status
Chemical Burns
Chemical Decontamination
Chest Pain
Chest Trauma
Chest Tube
Cheyne Stokes Respirations
Child Abuse and Neglect
Child Intussusception
Child Physical Abuse And Neglect
Child Sexual Abuse And Neglect
Chlorine Gas Toxicity
Chokes (Pulmonary Decompression Sickness)
Cholelithiasis
Cholinergic Crisis
Cholinergic Toxicity
Cholinesterase Inhibitors
Chorea
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) Compensatory Measure
Chronic Thrombo-Embolic Pulmonary Hypertension (CTEPH)
Ciguatera Toxicity
Ciprofloxacin
Clavicle Fractures
Clomipramine
Clonorchis Sinensis
Clostridium Difficile
Cluster Headache
Cnidaria Toxicity
Cocaine
Cocaine Toxicity
Colitis
Coma
Competency and Capacity
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS), Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (RSD)
Concussion
Cone Snail Toxicity
Congestive Heart Failure (CHF)
Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
Contrast-Induced Nephropathy
Contrecoup Brain Injury
Cooling Techniques For Hyperthermia
Cor Pulmonale
Coral Snake Toxicity
Coronary CT Angiography
Coronary Perfusion Pressure
Cricothyrotomy (Cricothyroidotomy)
Croup
Cryptococcus (Cryptococcosis)
Crystalloid Fluids
Cutaneous Adverse Drug Reaction (CADR)
Cyanide Toxicity
Cyanosis
Cystic Fibrosis
D Dimer
Death and Dying
Decubitus Ulcer
Deep Neck Infections
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Deep Venous Thrombosis (DVT) Of The Lower Extremity
Defibrillation
Delirium
Dextromethorphan Toxicity
Diaphragm Rupture
Diffuse Axonal Injury (DAI)
Digit Amputation
Digoxin Toxicity
Dilated Cardiomyopathy
Diphenhydramine
Direct Laryngoscopy
Disaster Planning
Diving Buoyancy
Diving Casualties
Diving In Water Recompression
Diving, Alternobaric Facial Paresis
Do Not Resuscitate (DNR)
Domestic Violence
Double Defibrillation
Drowning
Dysbarism
Dystonic Reactions
Eagle Syndrome
ECG T Wave
Ectopic Pregnancy
Elbow Fractures Overview
Electrical Alternans
Electrical Burns
Electrical Injuries
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, Care Teams In Disaster Response
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, Left Ventricular Assist Device Management
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
Endotracheal Tube (ET)
Ephedrine
Epidemiology Morbidity And Mortality
Epidural Hematoma
Epistaxis (Nose Bleed)
Esmolol
Esophagial Foreign Body
Evidence Collection
External Fixation Principles and Overview
External Hemorrhoid
External Pacemaker
Fat Embolism
Fatal Accidents
Febrile Seizure
Felon
Fibrinogen
Finger Dislocation
Fire Ant Bites
First Degree Burn
First Degree Heart Block
Flail Chest
Fluid Management
Fluid Resuscitation
Fluorides and Fluorocarbons Toxicity
Focused Assessment with Sonography for Trauma (FAST)
Foreign Body Airway Obstruction (FBAO)
Foreign Body Imaging
Freiberg Infarction
Frostbite
Functional Abdominal Pain In Children
Funnel Web Spider Toxicity
Galeazzi Fractures
Gallbladder Empyema
Gallbladder, Cholecystitis, Clostridial (Gangrenous, Emphysematous)
Gamma-Hydroxybutyrate (GHB, "G", Liquid X, Liquid E, Juice, Mils, Fantasy) Toxicity
Gas Laws and Clinical Application
Gastroparesis
Generalized Anxiety Disorder (GAD)
Geriatric Trauma
Glasgow Coma Scale
Glenoid Fractures
Glyburide
Gonococcal Arthritis
Good Samaritan Laws
Grief Support
Halothane Toxicity
Hand Amputation
Hantavirus Cardiopulmonary Syndrome
Head Trauma
Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)
Heat Illness
Heat Stroke
Hemarthrosis
Hemolytic Transfusion Reaction
Hemorrhage
Hemorrhage Control
Hemorrhagic Shock
Hemothorax
Heroin
Herpes Virus Type 6
High Altitude Cardiopulmonary Diseases
High Altitude Cerebral Edema (HACE)
High Altitude Pulmonary Edema (HAPE)
Hip Pointer Injuries (Iliac Crest Contusions)
Hip Precautions
Histamine (Scombroid Toxicity, Mahi-Mahi Flush) Toxicity
HIV Disease
HIV Prevention Of Opportunistic Infections
Human Trafficking
Humeral Shaft Fractures
Hyaluronidase
Hydrofluoric Acid Burns
Hymenoptera Stings (Bee, Vespids and Ants)
Hyperbaric Management Of Frostbite
Hyperbaric, Cyanide Toxicity
Hyperemesis Gravidarum
Hyperosmolar Hyperglycemic Nonketotic Coma (HHNC, Hyperosmolar Hyperglycemic Nonketotic Syndrome)
Hypokalemia
Hypotension
Hypothermia
Hypovolemic Shock
Hypoxic Brain Injury
Implantable Loop Recorder
Increased Intracranial Pressure
Infant Apnea
Infantile Botulism
Inferior Shoulder Dislocations (Luxatio Erecta)
Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)
Informed Consent
Inhalation Injury
Inotropes And Vasopressors
Internal Jugular Vein Central Venous Access
Intracranial Hypertension
Intubation Endotracheal Tube Medications
Intussusception In Adults
Ionizing Radiation
Iontophoresis Analgesic Medications
Iron Toxicity
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Junctional Rhythm
Ketamine In Acute and Chronic Pain Management
Kidney Trauma
Knee Dislocation
Laryngeal Mask Airway
Lateral Wall Myocardial Infarction
Latex Allergy
Left Ventricular Outflow Tract Obstruction
Lidocaine
Lightning Injuries
Lionfish, Scorpionfish, And Stonefish Toxicity
Lisinopril
Liver Function Tests
Ludwig Angina
Lung Exam
Malaria
Malignant Hypertension
Mallet Finger
Marijuana
Marijuana Toxicity
Massive Transfusion
MAST Pants
Mechanical Ventilation
Medial Epicondyle Injection
Mediastinal Trauma
Medical Error
Medical Error Prevention
Medical Ethics
Medical Malpractice
Meningococcal Prophylaxis
Mercury Toxicity
Mesenteric Ischemia, Acute
Methamphetamine Toxicity
Methanol Toxicity
Metoclopramide
Middle Ear Cholesteatoma
Monoamine Oxidase Inhibitor Toxicity
Morphine
Motor Vehicle Collisions (MVCs)
Multifocal Atrial Tachycardia (MAT)
Multiple Sclerosis
Mushroom Toxicity
Myocardial Infarction
Myocardial Infarction, Inferior
N Acetylcysteine
Naegleria
Naloxone
Napalm Toxicity
Nasopharyngeal Airway
Nasotracheal Intubation
Neck Trauma
Necrotizing Enterocolitis
Needlestick
Neonatal Sepsis
Nerve Agents
Nerve Block Anesthesia
Neuroanatomy, Anterior Inferior Cerebellar Arteries
Neuroanatomy, Spinal Nerves
Neurogenic Pulmonary Edema
Neurogenic Shock
Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome
Nitroglycerin
Non ST Segment Elevation (NSTEMI) Myocardial Infarction
Normal Saline
Ocular Burns
Ogilvie Syndrome
Open Fracture Management
Open Heart Massage
Opioid Overdose
Opioid Toxicity
Oral Candidiasis (Thrush)
Orbital Floor (Blowout) Fracture
Organophosphate Toxicity
Organophosphates
Oropharyngeal Airway
Orthostasis
Orthostatic Hypotension
Oxygen Administration
Ozone Toxicity
P wave
Pacemaker
Pacemaker Syndrome
Palpitations
Pancreatic Pseudoaneurysm
Pancreatic Trauma
Panic Disorder (Attack)
Papilledema
Paraneoplastic Syndromes
Paraphimosis
Parapneumonic Pleural Effusions And Empyema Thoracis
Parkland Formula
Paroxysmal Atrial Tachycardia
Paroxysmal Supraventricular (PSVT)
Patella Dislocation
Patellar Instability
Patient Confidentiality
Patient Rights
Pectus Excavatum
Pediatric Abusive Head Trauma (Shaken Baby Syndrome)
Pediatric Appendicitis
Pediatric Asthma
Pediatric Dehydration
Pediatric Foreign Body Ingestion
Pediatric Spine Trauma
Pelvic Fracture
Penetrating Abdominal Trauma
Penetrating Chest Trauma
Peptic Ulcer Disease
Peptic Ulcer Perforated
Perianal Abscess
Pericardiocentesis
Perimortem Cesarean Delivery
Peripheral Vertigo
Peroneal (Fibular) Nerve Injury
Phencyclidine (PCP) Toxicity
Phenol Toxicity
Physiology, Acidosis, Metabolic
Physiology, Albumin
Physiology, Anticholinergic Reaction
Physiology, Carbon Dioxide Retention
Physiology, Carbon Dioxide Transport
Physiology, Diving Reflex
Physiology, Myocardial Oxygen Demand
Physiology, Respiratory Rate
Physiology, Temperature Regulation
Physiology, Vision
Physostigmine
Placental Abruption (Abruptio Placentae)
Plague
Pneumothorax
Pneumothorax, Iatrogenic
Pneumothorax, Spontaneous
Poison Control In The United States
Pool Safety
Post Resuscitation Management
Posterior Elbow Dislocation
Posterior Hip (Femur) Dislocation
Posterior Myocardial Ischemia
Postoperative Fever
Postpartum Psychosis
Power of Attorney
Precautions, Bloodborne, Contact, and Droplet
Precordial Thump
Pregnancy Medications
Pregnancy Trauma
Premature Ventricular Contraction (PVC)
Priapism
Primary Hyperaldosteronism
Procalcitonin
Propofol Toxicity
Protected Health Information (PHI)
Prothrombin Complex Concentrate
Psittacosis
Pulmonary Alveolar Proteinosis
Pulsatile Tinnitus
Pulse Oximetry
Pulseless Electrical Activity
Pulsus Paradoxus
Rabies
Raccoon Sign
Radiation Syndrome
Rat-bite Fever (Streptobacillus moniliformis, Sodoku, Spirillum Minor)
Rattle Snake Toxicity
Reactive Arthritis (Reiter Syndrome)
Recognizing Alcohol and Drug Impairment in the Workplace in Florida
Red Man Syndrome
Research Study
Respiratory Distress Syndrome
Respiratory Failure
Retrognathia
Rhabdomyolysis
Rhythm, QT Prolongation
Rib Fracture
Right Heart Failure
Right Ventricular Myocardial Infarction
Rotator Cuff Injury
Rule of Nines
Saphenous Vein Cutdown
Scalp Laceration
Scorpion Toxicity
Scuba Diving
Sea Snake Toxicity
Sea Urchin Toxicity
Seat Belt Injuries
Second Impact Syndrome
Seizure
Selecting A Treatment Modality In Acute Coronary Syndrome
Septic Hip Joint
Septic Shock (Sepsis)
Serotonin Syndrome
Shock
Shoulder Arthrocentesis Technique
Sick Sinus Syndrome
Sickle Cell Crisis
Silent Myocardial Ischemia
Sinus Bradycardia
Sinus Node Dysfunction
Sinus Squeeze (Barosinusitis, Aerosinusitis)
Sinus Tachycardia
Smallpox (Variola)
Spinal Epidural Abscess
Spinal Shock
Splenic Infarcts
Splenic Injury
Splenic Rupture
Splenic Trauma
ST Segment
Status Asthmaticus
Status Epilepticus
Sternal Fracture
Sternoclavicular Joint Injury
Stingray Sting
Strangulation Injuries
Stroke Center Certification
Strychnine Toxicity
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subcutaneous Emphysema
Subdural Hematoma
Succinylcholine Chloride
Sudden Cardiac Death
Sudden Death in Athletes
Suicide Risk
Superficial Peroneal Nerve Block
Supraglottic Airway Obstruction
Supraventricular Tachycardia (SVT)
Surgical Access Incisions
Surgical Airway Suctioning
Sympathomimetic Toxicity
Synchronized Electrical Cardioversion
T Test
Takotsubo Cardiomyopathy
Talus Fracture
Tapeworm (Taenia Solium, Taenia Saginata, Diphyllobothrium, Cysticercosis, Neurocysticercosis)
Telehealth Systems
Temporal Fracture
Testicular Torsion
Tetanus
Thallium Toxicity
Thermal Burns
Third-Degree Atrioventricular Block
Thoracic and Lung Ultrasound
Thoracic Trauma
Threatened Abortion
Thumb Spica Splinting
Tibial Anterior Compartment Syndrome
Tick Paralysis
Tick Removal
Tissue Plasminogen Activator
Torsade de Pointes
Toxicology Screening
TPA Therapy
Tracheal Injury
Tracheal Intubation Medications
Tracheal Trauma
Tranexamic Acid
Transient Ischemic Attack
Transient Loss Of Vision
Trauma Primary Survey
Trauma Secondary Survey
Tricyclic Antidepressant Toxicity
Umbilical Cord Prolapse
Umbilical Vein Catheterization
Uncal Herniation
Unconscious Patient
Universal Precautions
Unstable Angina
Vagal Maneuver
Vaginal Bleeding
Valsalva Maneuver
Variable Decelerations
Vascular Extremity Trauma
Vecuronium
Ventricular Fibrillation
Ventricular Tachycardia (VT, V Tach)
Vertebral Artery Injury
Vertebral Fracture
Vinyl Chloride Toxicity
Vital Sign Assessment
V-Series (Ve, Vg, Vm, Vx) Toxicity
Waddell Triad
Widened Mediastinum
Wound Irrigation
Wound Pressure Injury Management
Wrist Dislocation
Zika Virus
Zipper Injuries