Book Review: Community Health Paramedic

Tweet I had the opportunity to read a copy of the new AAOS Community Health Paramedic textbook: It provides concise overview of the logistical, interpersonal and clinical aspects of preventive healthcare and chronic disease management. I think it provides a good foundation for paramedics interested in working as a community paramedic, and also a valuable […]

3 Things I Learned From Power of Habit

Tweet I recently finished reading The Power of Habit: Why We Do What We Do In Life and Business by Charles Duhigg. The book covers a number of areas of interest to EMS providers, students, and educators. Here are three things I learned from it: 1. The cue-routine-reward habit loop. Much of what we do […]

Book Review: Cardiac Dysrhythmia Interpretation Workbook by Rob Theriault

Tweet The eight edition of former EMS Educast cohost Rob Theriault’s self published Cardiac Dysrhythmia Interpretation Workbook is out, which I believe is the biggest EMS-book bargain out right now. The book begins with an explanation of cardiac A&P and electrophysiology, along with diagrams and metaphors for explanation. For example, Theriault describes conduction as like […]