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Emergency Information Forms and Emergency Preparedness for Children With Special Health Care Needs (AAP & ACEP)

Children with chronic medical conditions rely on complex management plans for problems that cause them to be at increased risk for subop- timal outcomes in emergency situations. The emergency information form (EIF) is a medical …

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Emergency Medical Dispatch Guidecards (New Jersey)

New Jersey Department of Health, Office of Emergency Services (February 2020)

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New Jersey Department of Health, Office of Emergency Services (February 2020)

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Episode 1: Let’s talk about seizures

This is the first in a five-part mini-series on pediatric seizures, made for YOU the paramedic. In this episode we cover how you can identify a seizure and some of the differences between an adult …

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This is the first in a five-part mini-series on pediatric seizures, made for YOU the …

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Episode 2: The ABC’s of seizure

This is the second of five episodes on pediatric seizures in the pre-hospital field. In this episode we discuss first priorities in seizure management, specifically supporting the airway, breathing, and circulation while a child is …

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This is the second of five episodes on pediatric seizures in the pre-hospital field. In …

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Episode 3: Pediatric seizure treatment--give benzos!

In this episode we break down the ideal and simple treatment protocol. It is a high priority to get benzodiazepines on board. The good news is you don’t have to place an IV right away. …

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In this episode we break down the ideal and simple treatment protocol. It is a …

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Episode 4: Pick the nose - intranasal meds for seizures

We heard last time the key is to get benzo’s on board quickly! Stop the seizure! In this video I partner with Yolo county EMS. Together we cover 3 reasons why you should pick the …

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We heard last time the key is to get benzo’s on board quickly! Stop the …

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Episode 5: Pediatric seizures - all the other stuff

We have covered what seizures look like, to prioritize the ABC’s and stop the seizures-even pick the nose (consider intranasal meds)! In this episode we dive into the key history, physical exam, and documentation practices …

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We have covered what seizures look like, to prioritize the ABC’s and stop the seizures-even …

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Equipment Checklist Examples

Examples of equipment checklists from across the country.

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Examples of equipment checklists from across the country.

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Establish a PECC for your agency

Flyer: A new initiative is being pushed out by the Arkansas Emergency Services for Children. (EMSC) Arkansas EMSC is asking each agency to establish a Pre-Hospital Pediatric Emergency Care Coordinator (PECC) in order for EMS …

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Flyer: A new initiative is being pushed out by the Arkansas Emergency Services for Children. …

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Evidence-Based Guidelines for Prehospital Pain Management: Recommendations (manuscript)

ABSTRACT: This project sought to develop evidence-based guidelines for the administration of analgesics for moderate to severe pain by Emergency Medical Services (EMS) clinicians based on a separate, previously published, systematic review of the comparative …

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ABSTRACT: This project sought to develop evidence-based guidelines for the administration of analgesics for moderate …

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