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The ClearVue Video-Laryngoscope

The ClearVue Video Laryngoscope from Infinum combines many of the best features available at a value price. It’s a premium quality second-generation hand held video-laryngoscope for EMS. It can be used for either direct laryngoscopy or video-laryngoscopy. The disposable blades … Continue reading

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Pediatric Skills in EMS

Here is yet one more excellent example of a paper from Australia that highlights the need for better pediatric Paramedic training. No surprise. Paramedics get scant few hours to either train or work on kids. Its a double whammy. You … Continue reading

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Growing Need For Video-Laryngoscopy

I have not blogged in a long time. I wasn’t really free to do so in my most recent position. But as the wise sage Keanu Reeves once said, “Yah, I’m thinking I’m back”. I’d like to share a few … Continue reading

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Physio-Control and Aircraft Medical Launch Strategic Partnership

Physio-Control and Aircraft Medical have entered a strategic partnership that will include Physio-Control distributing the McGRATH® MAC EMS Video Laryngoscope to Emergency Medical Services (EMS) customers throughout the United States. The McGRATH® MAC EMS Video Laryngoscope combines direct and indirect view … Continue reading

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Blue Wolf Capital Partners LLC acquires a majority stake in North American Rescue, LLC

NEW YORK — Blue Wolf Capital Partners LLC (“Blue Wolf”), the New York-based private equity firm, today announced that, through an affiliate, it has acquired a majority stake in North American Rescue, LLC (“NAR” or “the Company”), a leading supplier … Continue reading

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EMS Today 2015

It was great to reconnect with so many old friends at EMS Today in Baltimore. The exhibit hall was packed and steady for the first evening and Friday morning. Later Friday and Saturday I got around the hall and said … Continue reading

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Philips redesign prompts another Class I recall

Heart Sync is the 2nd company to face an FDA Class I recall of defibrillator electrodes due to design changes in automated external defibrillators made by Royal Philips. Royal Philips’ (NYSE:PHG) revamped connector design for 2 of its automatic external … Continue reading

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