Continuous positive pressure ventilation (CPAP) is making big waves in EMS right now. How exactly does it work?
Lifesaving procedures like CPAP pose tremendous risk to patients if miscommunications occur during handoffs. The focus of this article is on reducing these errors.
Given the overwhelming evidence of improved outcomes, prehospital CPAP belongs in every EMS toolbox.
Medics in Westerville, Ohio have partner with Nationwide Children’s Hospital to receive pediatric CPAP equipment.
This column will explain how you can use end tidal CO2 measurements to titrate and evaluate the effectiveness of CPAP.