Ischemic stroke patients treated on a mobile stroke unit (MSU) received anti-clot medication faster and ended up with less disability at 90 days, according to NEJM research.
Tag: emergency medicine
While the vast majority of respiratory therapists do their lifesaving work in hospitals and clinics, a select few who operate as flight RTs find their workspace miles above the earth.Read More
Effective preparation for care delivery during disasters requires both careful planning and frequent practice.Read More
Intubation for certain patient populations offers RTs huge challenges and requires skill and cool-headedness.Read More
Principles of infection control and ventilator management taken from the SARS epidemic may serve during future viral outbreaksRead More
One respiratory therapist discusses the use of noninvasive positive pressure ventilation for Do-Not-Resuscitate/Do-Not-Intubate (DNR/DNI) patients.Read More