Archives for May 2013

One Mission, One Team

Tweet That’s the theme for this year’s EMS Week.  It promotes unity, and I like it.  Unfortunately unity is not our strongest asset.  Many local EMS systems in the US seem to be rooted more in tradition than science, operate in vacuums, and resist the idea that something could be learned from another model.  This […]

A Musician’s Approach to Airway Management

Tweet Since age 10, I’ve had an on-again, off-again relationship with the guitar.  It started with weekly lessons at a music store, where I learned how to play simple scales and chords.  About 10 years ago my brother-in-law encouraged me to play with him in front of people at church.  I did, and it didn’t […]