Pro EMS Winter 2019

Features

A Save Comes Full Circle

Emergency Childbirth Presents Unique Challenges
By Lieutenant Joan Hillgardner

Warm Zone Triage: Doing What Makes Sense in an Environment that Doesn’t
By Captain Gregg Brady

The Process of Death: A Reference for EMS
by Dr. Bradley Kaufman, Dr. Benjamin Zabar and Lieutenant Joan Hillgardner

Columns

SAFETY FIRST
Keeping Our Home Away from Home as Safe as it Can Be
By Lieutenant Robert J. Carlo and Lieutenant Yonatan Klein

CALL REVIEW
Incorporating Field Expertise and On-Line Medical Control Direction on a Not-So-Straight-Forward Call
By Nikolaos A. Alexandrou, MD

STEP BY STEP
The Rule of Nines
By Captain Farooq H. Muhammad and EMT Eric Franco

EMS LEADER
A Leader’s Gift
By Chief Lillian Bonsignore, Chief of EMS Operations

AUTISM AWARENESS
Diagnostic and Statistical Manual for Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)
By EMT Instructors Mario Crespo and Frank Li

ONE ON ONE
A New Reality for EMS
By Chief of Staff Elizabeth Cascio

HISTORY
The Motorized Age of EMS,1908-1941
By Chief James P. Martin (retired)

Qs & As
With EMT Gina Liandros
By Lieutenant Brendan Ryan

Spotlights

New Medical Bags
Fracture Management/Soft Tissue Injuries
Looking Beyond the Patient’s Injuries

Departments

PHOTO REPORTER
FOCAL POINT
AS SEEN ON SOCIAL
THE 10 – 12
10 – 62K
IN MEMORIAM

Special Sections

2020 SHOWCASE EXPO