2007-05-26

EMS Discussion - Canada :: RE: ALS Training saves lives

Author: ERDoc Posted: Sat May 26, 2007 11:08 am (GMT -5) Topic Replies: 4 That 1.9% was the reduction in death rate. There was a pretty signifiacnt improvement in the pts condition upon arrival at the ER. It is hard to make any real ...
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Non-EMS Discussion :: RE: dometic violence

Author: spenac Posted: Sat May 26, 2007 11:40 am (GMT -5) Topic Replies: 25 Dometic violence, violence against the air conditioning and refrigerator in my travel trailer? Dometic is a brand name. As far as domestic violence against men, ...
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EMS Discussion :: RE: 100 percent O2 not best treatment anymore....

Author: AZCEP Posted: Sat May 26, 2007 11:44 am (GMT -5) Topic Replies: 34 EMT basics receive approximately 120 hours of instruction, including clinicals if required. This is not a basis for a discussion of medical treatments. ...
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Urban EMS :: RE: Is it me or are most of FDNY EMT/Medics miserable?

Author: HellsBells Posted: Sat May 26, 2007 11:33 am (GMT -5) Topic Replies: 40 I have no problem with free-enterprise, and I'm pretty familiar with the concept. But by that logic there should be competing police services in the city ...
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Non-EMS Discussion :: RE: NJ Governor Corzine in MVC

Author: pacman Posted: Sat May 26, 2007 10:32 am (GMT -5) Topic Replies: 45 Evil suceeds when good men do nothing. I wish there was an Law Enforcement Officer that had the balls to issue a ticket to these hypocritical babies! ...
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POLICE, FIREFIGHTERS AND EMS

I POST THIS AS I SIT HERE AND LISTEN TO MY HUSBAND ON THE RADIO AT WORK, AS A POLICE OFFICER, WHILE WATCHING OUR CHILDREN PLAY AND CAN'T HELP BUT THINK THAT GOODBYE KISS THIS MORNING FROM HIM MAY HAVE...
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AIPAC, the biggest Israeli Lobby group in the USA

The trip included high-level meetings with senior Israeli first-responders and other security officials as well as representatives from Israel's national medical emergency response services Magen David Adom and the Hadassah Hospital ...
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Civilians on the Front Line of the War on Terror

When the last Magen David Adom ambulance leaves the scene of the crime the changes have already been set in motion. Both victims and their extended families' life are forever altered. From the outset of the act of terror, ...
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Thanks! in Joining the NHS Ambulance Service

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Who aren’t you going to call? A London Ambulance

I came across a rather shocking 'article' with the headline "Ambulances get £38 to NOT go to hospital." It claimed that the London Ambulance Service is to be paid a £38 'bonus' for every patient it doesn't take to the hospital. ...
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Saturday 5/26/2007 -- Ambulance 1 --

0935hrs - Stabbing - Accidental stabbing at home depot.
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EMS Discussion - UK :: RE: Petition to: Allow Ambulance crews to ...

I find that particularly in elderly pts there is the expectation of the old school ambulance, where they just toss the pt in back and both attendants ride up front. There have actually been times where some older pts were suprised and ...
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Part 5 (Bucket and Sponge medics)

The Ambulance Service was coming under increasing political pressure, pay awards and conditions weren't what they should be and after a protracted "shall we or shall we not" the Ambulance Service in London went on strike. ...
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Friday 5/18/2007 - Ambulance 1

Slow Day - 4 Medicals, Busy Night - 1830hrs - MVA on 4th floor of parking deck at Natick Mall. minivan with 7 teenage passengers, 4 txp to local hosp. 2300hrs - medical 0110hrs - medical 0304hr...
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when i hear the ambulance (forse è una riflessione stupida)

Quando sento la sirena dell'ambulanza, e vedo le macchine nel traffico spostarsi o fermarsi per lasciarla passare, provo sempre una stretta al cuore e una sensazione forte, quasi un brivido. Non è sol...
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Google Maps toont brandweer, ambulance en politie

Wie vraagt zich niet af waar de brandweer naar toe gaat als met zwaailicht en sirenes langsrijdt? Op de site Alarmeringen.nl is dit nu eenvoudig te zien, omdat Google Maps toegevoegd is. Alarmeringen.nl is de eerste site in Nederland ...
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Air Ambulance Service, Air Ambulance Company | US Air Ambulance

Air Ambulance Service, Air Ambulance Company | US Air Ambulance US Air Ambulance Service is dedicated to providing air ambulance medevac services for you and your Sometimes the only way to safely transport a patient ...
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One of those nights…

... been in work for half an hour, and you've spent at least fifty percent of that time trying to explain to someone why a woman who has caught her finger in a child's pushchair why she isn't going to get an ambulance any time soon. ...
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Tom Ross: How bicycle-friendly are we, really?

... I could admire the old bike without looking like a thief. I was in the midst of a bike rack tour of Steamboat's downtown. My goal was to try to determine whether this is indeed a bicycle-friendly community (more about that later). ...
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General News :: RE: This wasn't you Timmy..was it??

Author: Dustdevil Posted: Sat May 26, 2007 10:53 am (GMT -5) Topic Replies: 12. pacman wrote:. How do you guys write down a death on your run sheets without really saying they're dead (pronouncing)? Physical examination results and a ...
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Meet and Greet :: RE: New Here, From WI

Author: spenac Posted: Sat May 26, 2007 11:18 am (GMT -5) Topic Replies: 2 Howdy from Texas, enjoy the site. Don't bash me for my opinion, Help me to understand yours. The hardest part is how to be viewed as Professional. ...
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BLS Care :: RE: Diabetic EMT/Paramedic

Like Dust's friend, he was a smart guy and was a good, sharp paramedic. He was pretty good at knowing when he needed to eat (unless it was 2am). But the volatility of the disease was such that I didn't always feel safe working with him. ...
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General News :: RE: This wasn't you Timmy..was it??

Author: pacman Posted: Sat May 26, 2007 10:43 am (GMT -5) Topic Replies: 12 " ... The patient was unresponsive and lacked vitals consistent of life..." "... the patient sustained injuries not supportive of life... " ...
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EMS Discussion - Canada :: RE: ALS Training saves lives

That is correct. Because ambulance drivers with a 3 week first aid course under their belts lack the education to competently determine who those 1.9 percent are. Which gives me an excellent idea for another study! ...
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Non-EMS Discussion :: RE: dometic violence

Author: spenac Posted: Sat May 26, 2007 11:40 am (GMT -5) Topic Replies: 25 Dometic violence, violence against the air conditioning and refrigerator in my travel trailer? Dometic is a brand name. As far as domestic violence against men, ...
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Urban EMS :: RE: Is it me or are most of FDNY EMT/Medics miserable?

Author: HellsBells Posted: Sat May 26, 2007 11:33 am (GMT -5) Topic Replies: 40 I have no problem with free-enterprise, and I'm pretty familiar with the concept. But by that logic there should be competing police services in the city ...
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EMS Discussion :: RE: 100 percent O2 not best treatment anymore....

Author: AZCEP Posted: Sat May 26, 2007 11:44 am (GMT -5) Topic Replies: 34 EMT basics receive approximately 120 hours of instruction, including clinicals if required. This is not a basis for a discussion of medical treatments. ...
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BLS Care :: RE: Diabetic EMT/Paramedic

Author: AZCEP Posted: Sat May 26, 2007 10:36 am (GMT -5) Topic Replies: 3 The concerns are valid, but must be taken on a case by case basis. I'm also a Type I diabetic, and have been for a very long time. In 15 years of EMS, ...
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Paramedic school, week 10- Mr Softee?

Hello again, lads and ladies, it's time for the weekly update from Dr. Carlo. Let's see, on the school end of things I spent most of this week out on rotation, hence the new user pic you ...
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Saturday Online

Everybody is sticking this video on their website, so I will too1 Tips For Cyclists - video powered by Metacafe I saw it first on Bike Lane Diary. It's pretty funny. I didn't realize that was a pedal powered vehicle at first!
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if you ever wondered why your mouse cursor seems unresponsive some ...

Yay, Japan: one click. (thanks, monty!)
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Mutant Bicycle Mechanics in Brooklyn

Mutant Bicycle Mechanics in Brooklyn Mutant Bicycle Mechanics in Brooklyn.
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Garzelli wins stage; Di Luca loses ground in overall Giro lead

The early favorites pressed Giro d'Italia leader Danilo Di Luca in Stage 14 on Saturday, as three of them gained time on the Italian cyclist. Stefano Garzelli won a seven-man sprint at the end of the 119-mile race from Cantu to Bergamo ...
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Love from the Bicycle Film Festival!

We wanted to say hi from the Bicycle Film Festival in New York! We're over here figuring out how it has managed to keep going for seven years. We're so inspired and ready to make London's BFF even...
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I made it!

We finally found the place of our dreams in Ellington, Ct. It is so cute, spacious, a reasonable price and includes heat. AND I should (hopefully) be getting the financial aid I borrowed in early to mid September, which will help out a ...
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One-legged cyclist hopes to be inspiration - Nanaimo News Bulletin


One-legged cyclist hopes to be inspiration
Nanaimo News Bulletin, Canada - 3 hours ago
Middleton hopes to raise about $18000 – each cyclist committed to doing the seven-day ride is asked to raise $900. The money raised will be used to buy ...
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Man used skateboard to attack cyclist - Victoria Times Colonist


Man used skateboard to attack cyclist
Victoria Times Colonist, Canada - 8 hours ago
Kyle Stockli, a 21-year-old Victoria carpenter, pleaded guilty to assault causing bodily harm for hitting a cyclist in the face with a skateboard. ...
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Terra Linda cyclist still hospitalized after incident - Marin Independent-Journal


Terra Linda cyclist still hospitalized after incident
Marin Independent-Journal, CA - 10 hours ago
The driver who hit Schwartz told police he failed to notice the cyclist. The motorist, who was uninjured, was not cited at the time. ...
Struck San Rafael cyclist in intensive care Marin Independent-Journal
Cyclist struck by car suffers major injuries Marin Independent-Journal
all 3 news articles
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Cyclist struck by car dies - London Free Press


Cyclist struck by car dies
London Free Press, Canada - 10 hours ago
By FREE PRESS STAFF. A 45-year-old Middlesex Centre woman is dead after being struck by a car while riding a bicycle northwest of London last night, ...
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Cyclist killed on I-205 - Tracy Press


Cyclist killed on I-205
Tracy Press, CA - 44 minutes ago
A man fell off his motorcycle and was ran over by a big-rig during Friday's commute. Press staff report. A motorcyclist was killed on Interstate 205 during ...
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BLS Care :: RE: Diabetic EMT/Paramedic

Author: paramedicmike Posted: Sat May 26, 2007 10:22 am (GMT -5) Topic Replies: 3 I had a diabetic partner for a short time. He was on the pump, too. At first I didn't think too much about it. But after a while it started to make me ...
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EMS Discussion :: RE: 100 percent O2 not best treatment anymore....

... then what is CPR, ventilation, 02, bleeding control......? First aid. Any layman with a couple of hours training can do it. And that's what an EMT is. Interestingly enough, Iraq has no law against impersonating a Nurse Practitioner.
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General News :: RE: This wasn't you Timmy..was it??

Author: pacman Posted: Sat May 26, 2007 10:43 am (GMT -5) Topic Replies: 12 " ... The patient was unresponsive and lacked vitals consistent of life..." "... the patient sustained injuries not supportive of life... " ...
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General News :: RE: This wasn't you Timmy..was it??

Author: Dustdevil Posted: Sat May 26, 2007 10:53 am (GMT -5) Topic Replies: 12. pacman wrote:. How do you guys write down a death on your run sheets without really saying they're dead (pronouncing)? Physical examination results and a ...
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EMS Discussion - Canada :: RE: ALS Training saves lives

That is correct. Because ambulance drivers with a 3 week first aid course under their belts lack the education to competently determine who those 1.9 percent are. Which gives me an excellent idea for another study! ...
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