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Friday, May 6, 2016

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TOP NEWS
Paramedic hurt in crash: 'My goal is to get better'
Fla. firefighter-paramedic dies by apparent suicide
FDNY unveils new poster celebrating EMS Week 2016
Ambulance transporting shooting victim collides with SUV: It is unclear if the victim died from the collision or from the shooting
Prehospital CT scans possible with mobile stroke unit: Medics can perform ambulance CT scans of suspected stroke patients and transmit images to neurologists
How EMS can transform health care in the US: To maintain and expand, NAEMT officials said EMS must undergo an "EMS 3.0" transformation
Driver charged in death of medic
Mold-ridden Mo. EMS station to be demolished
Minn. man performs CPR for over 30 minutes, saves friend's life
New edition of Fire Service-Based EMS tool kit released
Stroke survivor bikes ambulance route that saved her life
Man fixing his roof dies, paramedics return to finish repair
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EMS EDUCATION
12-Lead ECG case: Is this a STEMI?
By Dawn B. Altman, EMS1 Contributor
Review the subtle signs of an acute ST-elevation MI with this case of a man presenting with "heavy" chest pain.
What to look for 
EMS RESEARCH
What the ALPS trial results show
By Jeff Poland, EMS1 Contributor
The trial pitted amiodarone against lidocaine with a saline control group for the termination of shock-resistant ventricular tachycardia and ventricular fibrillation.
Find out 
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THE QUESTION
What's the weirdest 911 call you've ever received?
By EMS1 Staff
A 911 dispatcher and trainer shared one call in which she and her crew were chased with a machete upon arrival.
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BOOK EXCEPRT
Wrestling with a patient to get the cop's gun back
By Stephen A. Penn, EMS1 Contributor
A scene two EMS providers thought was "safe" turned out to be much worse than the terrible weather outside.
What happened 
INSIDE EMS
What to consider when choosing your first EMT job
There are pros and cons to working in a big and small organization; which do you prefer?
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Stroke patient assessment and management
How to recognize and treat special seizures
912SC firefighter-paramedic mistakenly drafted into NFL
744NJ cops train to become EMTs
178Official: Getting high on Imodium dangerous, growing in popularity
146EMS guide to 'Star Wars': 8 injuries and how to treat them
115Who wins when paramedics fight BLS use of an ALS intervention?
How to make community paramedicine work for your agency, Part I
Assess your community's needs and your agency's resources to make a case for launching a community paramedicine program.
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