Do you think the time it takes to capture a 12-lead ECG is worth it? Would you argue that a lack of transmission capability or a limit in protocols means you can’t do much with an ECG? This episode will challenge that thinking and encourage you to learn more about the power of an ECG and how much you really can do at first patient contact.
One thing is clear, accurate and consistent ECG interpretation requires broader exposure to 12-leads and the training to recognize issues.…
Added by CHEP inc on September 30, 2011 at 8:56am — No Comments
First day of paramedic class, about a month ago now, my instructor walked into the room and began his speech: "If I ever hear of any of you walking into a scene and saying, 'I'm the paramedic, I'm here to fix it, I'm in charge,' I'll hunt you down and kill you."
This instructor is exactly the kind of paramedic I want to be. He's confident in his skills, open to listening to argument, has done every job imaginable, is a lead flight paramedic for Flight-for-Life, and knows…Continue
Added by Todd D. on September 15, 2011 at 4:42pm — No Comments
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