Author Archive | Jim Hoffman

Acute Coronary Syndrome | ACS and 12 Leads

This video discusses ACS and 12 leads including some great 12 lead nuances  like Sgarbossa.  (more…)

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How Toxicology Effects ECG Rhythms

This video focuses on how ECG rhythms look when your patient has some type of toxicology issue going on. Things like overdoses can make your ECG strip look way different than the book says it should.   [jwplayer mediaid=”2303″]

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Case Study | Foot Pain Into CPR

Another case I stumbled upon I think you will like. It was a foot pain call that ended up becoming a cardiac arrest. What happened? Watch and see.  (more…)

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Asthma In The PreHospital Setting

Effective treatment of an asthmatic requires an understanding of the physiologic causes of asthma and the patient’s severity.  Pre-hospital care providers who can gauge the severity of asthma and deliver the appropriate treatment will be more effective in treating asthmatics. We were joined by Steven Kanarian of LaGuardia Community College Paramedic Program on this session. […]

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Diabetic Patients | What Your Instructor Left Out

With a primary focus on identifying, treating and managing the diabetic patient in the field. “Diabetic Patients – What Your Instructor Left Out” is a birds eye view of what EMS providers can expect to see in the field setting and promises to present some eye opening tips and management techniques that will help you […]

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