This weeks MM finishes up on poisonings and talks about those patients with bites and stings and the primary elements paramedics and EMT’s will often see on exams. If this quick video doesn’t have you nodding your head in understanding, open that textbook and review. [Read more…]
Do you know the difference in a anaphylactic reaction and an anaphylactoid reaction? While treatment in EMS is the same, knowing the differences can keep you alert to why something is happening with your patient. This will help you with your documentation and patient presentation as well. Watch this quick Monday Minutes and I hope you enjoy my horrible joke in the beginning (I dunno, it was funny when I wrote it).
What did you think about my joke? Post whether you even chuckled a little bit in the comments.