Latest paramedic Stories

2010-09-02 12:26:18

A survey of emergency medical services (EMS) agencies from across the country found wide variation in perceptions of workplace safety culture—providing a tool that might point to potential patient safety threats.

2010-08-12 06:00:00

Defibrillator has no leads to the heart; may remedy issues associated with other devices CHICAGO, Aug.

2010-07-08 14:22:00

Paramedic Students Use Social Media and Humor to Raise Awareness of CPR and AEDs PITTSBURGH, July 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Sudden Cardiac Arrest Foundation today announced the grand prize winner of its You Can Save a Life Video Awareness Contest.

2010-06-29 11:31:00

DALLAS, June 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Thermal Angel Blood and IV Fluid Infusion Warmer, a patented medical device being utilized by U.S.

2010-06-17 07:00:00

CHICAGO, June 17 /PRNewswire/ -- As Father's Day approaches, most Americans take some time to reflect on and give thanks for their fathers. In today's challenging world, the one thing that binds us together and keeps us strong is family.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.