Trauma / Incidents

AEDs – Special Circumstances

AEDs were originally developed to speed defibrillation in cases of out of-hospital cardiac arrest due to ventricular fibrillation (VF) or pulseless ventricular tachycardia (VT) by enabling more rescuers, including laypeople, to defibrillate3. The process behind successfully using an AED in an emergency is well-known to healthcare providers and laypersons who have taken even the most…

Environmental Emergencies: Hypothermia

Let’s talk about cold weather we might encounter and make sure we’re prepared to work in these potentially extreme conditions safely.