Posts Tagged ‘EMS providers’

Trial of Continuous or Interrupted Chest Compressions during CPR

Posted by • December 2nd, 2015

Nearly a month ago, my husband and I were sitting on the couch watching LOST (yes, I have been living under a rock). My review of outdated pop culture was interrupted by the sound of a car crash. We ran outside. The car had been going quite slowly, and there was minimal damage. But, the… Read More…

Medicine in the Air – A Report on In-Flight Emergencies

Posted by • May 29th, 2013

On a recent flight back to Boston, the woman sitting next to me began to have a panic attack about half an hour before we landed. “Can’t deal with turbulence,” she whimpered, grasping my arm.   She closed her eyes and began to mumble a prayer. “It’ll be okay,” I said, trying to talk her down,… Read More…