JellyBean 050 with Jim DuCanto and AirwayNautics — LITFL: Life in the Fast Lane Medical Blog

https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fapi.soundcloud.com%2Ftracks%2F288928285&visual=true&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false Jim DuCanto just keeps making stuff. @RollCageMedic caught up with him in Dublin and chewed the cud, the fat and the kids toys. I have kids. You might have kids. Even if you don’t have kids you probably were a kid at some point in the past. Kids chew up and spit out plastic toys.…… Continue Reading


A world of new threats — Intensive Care Network

Terrorism is a new threat for pre hospital care specialists. Even if you’re experienced in trauma patient management expect surprises if you are involved in a multi site multi modal terrorist attack The post A world of new threats appeared first on Intensive Care Network. via A world of new threats — Intensive Care Network


When PHARM meets the Farm: Rescue, Resuscitation & Retrieval in the Agrarian Environment — Intensive Care Network

Farmers work long hours, in isolated areas using older machinery. When EMS is called to the scene of an agricultural accident -Expect the worst ( you wont be disappointed). The post When PHARM meets the Farm: Rescue, Resuscitation & Retrieval in the Agrarian Environment appeared first on Intensive Care Network. via When PHARM meets the Farm:… Continue Reading


SMACCDUB -The Craic Redux

Watch “SMACCDUB – The Craic Redux” on #Vimeo https://t.co/rrPLNYPFPU … totally nostalgic #smaccDUB #DASsmacc .. — Sara Nikolić (@medicalsinger) September 3, 2016 //platform.twitter.com/widgets.js


Disruption, Danger, and Droperidol: Emergency Management of the Agitated Patient — Intensive Care Network

The role of physical and chemical restraints, neuroleptics, benzodiazepines, and ketamine, and the diagnostic and therapeutic priorities for the acute care provider. The post Disruption, Danger, and Droperidol: Emergency Management of the Agitated Patient appeared first on Intensive Care Network. via Disruption, Danger, and Droperidol: Emergency Management of the Agitated Patient — Intensive Care Network


JellyBean 046 with Ruth Bird — LITFL: Life in the Fast Lane Medical Blog

https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fapi.soundcloud.com%2Ftracks%2F269116673&visual=true&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false A sports mad yet sensible woman. It’s @DrRuthBird from #SMACCdub (She turned down free beer, paid for by @precordialthump, in order to talk to me and thus talk to you.) Sport! More sport! The Rio Olympics are in full flow. The European Football season has started. That means thousands and thousands of people all crammed…… Continue Reading


Taking stock of SMACC

This is not a conference where #Paramedics get a pat on the head: Taking stock of #SMACC by Scot Phelps https://t.co/cJho6iosmm #EMS — arban70 (@arban70) July 11, 2016 //platform.twitter.com/widgets.js


SMACCDUB by PHEMCast

2 weeks post SMACC and I have finally got around to sharing some thoughts. The first is to say that it is difficult to outline what I learnt during my 4 days in Dublin. To summarise, it was more about ‘how’ I practice medicine, than ‘what’ I do. But, here are some of my highlights. […]… Continue Reading


Tim and Jim in Dublin

Full credit for this goes to Dr James DuCanto, airway geek and innovator from Milwaukee, USA. It’s been my great privilege (and crazy pleasure) to facilitate with Jim at smacc airway workshops in Chicago and Dublin, using the SALAD sim (suction assisted laryngoscopic airway decontamination). This is a great setup to teach techniques to manage… via… Continue Reading