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2014-03-18 04:21:54

Guidelines demonstrated at CCA mix medicine, law-enforcement tactics with goal of saving lives in immediate aftermath of natural, manmade disasters DENVER, March 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Some of the nation's top instructors recently converged upon CCA, one of the Colorado community colleges, to train multiple law enforcement agencies from across Denver's Front Range on what may become the new standard in Trauma Critical Care (TCC) guidelines. (Photo:...

2014-03-12 08:30:11

LONDON, March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Professional work funds Pulse Medic Services [http://www.pulsemedicservices.co.uk ]' community action A team of nurses is turning communities across the UK into lifesavers - and a lot more. In the last 12 months, Pulse Medic Services [http://www.pulsemedicservices.co.uk ] has trained around 600 professionals and thousands of ordinary people to deliver the vital skills that can mean the...

2014-03-07 23:03:42

The biggest challenge that first responders and all emergency specialists face is knowing the patient's existing conditions; now they have way of getting this information instantly. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) March 07, 2014 In the event of a medical emergency, how much do the first responders or even the hospital emergency staff know about someone? Do they know his medical history or allergies? Do they know the medications he is taking? Up until now these questions and more have been a huge...

2014-03-01 12:20:28

Two poster presentations will highlight initial findings from The Anaphylaxis Risk Assessment (TARA) study, one of the largest U.S. managed care retrospective database reviews to date PITTSBURGH, March 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mylan Specialty will present initial data from The Anaphylaxis Risk Assessment (TARA) study at the 2014 Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology (AAAAI) held in San Diego, Calif., Feb. 28 - March 4. TARA aims to uncover factors associated...

2014-01-31 23:24:05

Mecklenburg EMS Agency offers activities, tips, and classes to celebrate Heart Month Charlotte, NC (PRWEB) January 31, 2014 Medic, the Mecklenburg County EMS Agency, is offering up a full range of activities, tips, and classes to help love your heart and celebrate Heart Month during February. With heart disease being the leading cause of death among both men and women in the U.S. and with every minute counting for Medic in responding to heart-related emergencies, Heart Month is something...

2013-12-26 23:04:59

Lifeguard Master has recently released a new line of trauma bags, EMS bags, and EMT bags for EMT’s and rescue professionals. Bags are pre-assembled and offered in a variety of sizes to meed the demanding needs of EMT’s. New Orleans, LA (PRWEB) December 26, 2013 At Lifeguard Master, customers receive excellent products that are constantly evaluated with modern technology in mind and are offered at incredibly low prices. Now available at Lifeguard Master are quality created trauma...

2013-11-14 08:33:20

PITTSBURGH, Nov. 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Mylan Inc. (NASDAQ: MYL) commends federal legislation signed by President Barack Obama yesterday aimed at protecting people living with potentially life-threatening allergies. The School Access to Emergency Epinephrine Act (H.R. 2094), encourages states to adopt laws allowing schools to maintain a supply of "stock," or undesignated, epinephrine - the only first-line treatment for life-threatening allergic reactions (anaphylaxis). "Recent...

2013-11-06 23:27:26

The law firm of Console & Hollawell is pleased to announce a contest to honor law enforcement, fire squad, and EMT/paramedic unit personnel throughout the South Jersey and Philadelphia Metro regions. In the “Real Heroes Wear Badges, Not Capes” project, the firm invites individuals, businesses, and organizations to nominate the first responders who put their lives on the line to protect others. Marlton, NJ (PRWEB) November 06, 2013 The law firm of Console & Hollawell is pleased...

2013-11-06 23:23:15

MEDIC First Aid, a member of Health & Safety Institute (HSI), has become an official Licensed Training Provider of the American Red Cross. In addition to offering its own American Safety & Health Institute and MEDIC First Aid CPR, AED, and first aid training programs, HSI will offer Red Cross classes through its National Training Solutions (NTS) network of instructors. Eugene, Oregon (PRWEB) November 06, 2013 MEDIC First Aid, a member of Health & Safety Institute (HSI), has...

2013-10-09 16:22:45

Conference Attendees Learn About Strategies to Increase Victim Survival in their Communities WASHINGTON, Oct. 9, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- All too often, victims of active shooter or mass-casualty incidents bleed to death waiting for medical treatment, according to members of a collaborative group of federal law enforcement, trauma surgeons, and emergency responders who participated in a panel discussion today during the Annual Clinical Congress of the American College of Surgeons...