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CotW #4: The Mysterious Swelling Dude

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This week’s case of the week is another good one. Les presents this case for your review. Just a boring ole’ allergic reaction….  Please comment below!  You make us sad when you don’t talk to us… An ALS ambulance was dispatched with a BLS fire engine to a local residence for an allergic reaction call […]

CotW #3 – “Pop Quiz Hotshot!”

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Here is the third installment of our case of the week. This week we’re going to do something different. I’ll present three patients and some pertinent info. You tell me what your differential/field diagnosis thoughts are and what treatment options you might pursue with these patients. (Yes… in the real world you would have more information at […]

Case of the Week #2

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EMS Case of the Week: These stories have been pulled from the annals of EMS lore. Likely each of these cases is an amalgam of many calls and many patients. But there are lessons to be learned from each story, that’s for sure. Review what the crew did. What would you have done differently? Maybe […]

Case of the Week # 1

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Starting this week we’ll present an EMS “Case of the Week.” These stories have been pulled from the annals of EMS lore. Likely each of these cases is an amalgam of many calls and many patients. But there are lessons to be learned from each story, that’s for sure. Review what the crew did. What […]