Monthly Archives: November 2005

The Last Breath you Take will be the Last Breath you Get

The American Heart Association just announced the new 2005 Guidelines for performing CPR. They now call for compression to ventilation ratio of 30:2, at a rate of 100 compressions per minute. Another new change is to deliver only a single … Continue reading

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Love the Routine Transport

We get into this field hungry for the chance to save people. We live for the emergency alert tones that bring us our next chance to cheat Death. But many of us resent doing routine transports, particularly early in our … Continue reading

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