Community paramedic trial rethinks role within regional healthcare – ABC News

Getting basic healthcare in regional Australia sometimes can be hard. A community paramedic trial in Victoria is rethinking the profession’s role and aims to ease the strain on doctors and nurses. — Read on http://www.abc.net.au/news/2021-09-22/community-paramedic-trial-in-victoria/100479232

Focused ultrasound in out-of-hospital cardiac arrest by advanced paramedics | Journal Of Paramedic Practice

Background: This study describes and evaluates advanced paramedic practitioner (APP) use of focused cardiac ultrasound (FoCUS) in out-of-hospital cardiac arrest (OHCA), and relates ultrasound findings with decisions to terminate resuscitation. The authors report characteristics of patients who do/do not undergo a FoCUS examination by APPs, ultrasound probe positions used and whether FoCUS findings were associatedContinue reading “Focused ultrasound in out-of-hospital cardiac arrest by advanced paramedics | Journal Of Paramedic Practice”

Paramedic’s frustrations and fears working on Covid frontline – Channel 4 News

We’ve been hearing from one paramedic in South Wales about a life of frustrations and fear, and dealing with a deadly virus that, even now, many people don’t take seriously. — Read on http://www.channel4.com/news/paramedics-frustrations-and-fears-working-on-covid-frontline

Evaluation of Safety and Efficacy of Prehospital Paramedic Administration of Sub-Dissociative Dose of Ketamine in the Treatment of Trauma-Related Pain in Adult Civilian Population | Read by QxMD

Evaluation of Safety and Efficacy of Prehospital Paramedic Administration of Sub-Dissociative Dose of Ketamine in the Treatment of Trauma-Related Pain in Adult Civilian Population | Read by QxMD — Read on read.qxmd.com/read/32782893/evaluation-of-safety-and-efficacy-of-prehospital-paramedic-administration-of-sub-dissociative-dose-of-ketamine-in-the-treatment-of-trauma-related-pain-in-adult-civilian-population

Dare to Know conference 2018 with Ruth Townsend on Paramedic Registration!

Ruth Townsend presentation is at 3hr:6min mark of recording. Follow her on twitter @RuthTownsendlaw . Thanks to @D2K2018 for putting on such a great conference for paramedic students. Thanks for being a part of yesterday's event, Ruth! Looks like the recording might still be available at https://t.co/zuzt6wZodL — ParaReg (@ParaRegAu) September 9, 2018