When Your Patient Is A Train Wreck

Each patient we see as EMS providers presents a challenge. Once in awhile we get a patient who is a bit more than we anticipated. Jim talks about these patients in this episode and points out one key principle that is a fail safe for any paramedic or emt. Listen in to hear how some callers deal with patients who are outside the box.

Here is the article brought up during this session on Hypothyroidism and AMS.
http://journals.lww.com/em-news/Fulltext/2010/01001/Patient_with_AMS,_Bradycardia,_and_Hypotension_.3.aspx

The AMS case study by the Hybridmedic – http://hybridmedic.com/2010/10/25/case-study-altered-mental-status/

Wantynu Oxygen Wrench – http://Wantynu.com

12 Lead Help – http://ems12lead.com/

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