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Saber's Edge: A Combat Medic in Ramadi Iraq Medical Author Chat with Thomas Middleton

Thomas Middleton was a firefighter, EMT, RN, and member of the Vermont National Guard. In 2005 his unit was called to duty for the ongoing mission in Iraq. In episode 4 of Medical Author Chat from Tom describes his experiences and the lessons he learned as an infantry combat medic. The lessons he wrote […]

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Everyday EMS Stress Management Tips

Everyday EMS professionals encounter stress. Earlier this year, a student who participated in a ride-along with me died very suddenly a few weeks later. The emotions I experienced after her death surprised me given I had only spent half a day with her. I also felt embarrassed because I knew my co-workers and other students […]

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EMS Author Interview: Kelly Grayson

Paramedic Kelly Grayson discusses his book, En Route: A Paramedic’s Stories of Life, Death, and Everything in Between, with Greg Friese of Listen to Kelly in this audio interview with the EMS author, blogger, and educator explain his reasons for writing the book and how it was written. Kelly also shares one of his […]

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Poll: Favorite Paramedic Textbook

My friends on Twitter are discussing the pros and cons of the different paramedic student textbooks. Which is your favorite? Paramedics and paramedic students vote here for your favorite paramedic book. Are you partial to Dr. Bledsoe et al? Do you like the new Nancy Caroline, MD text? In the comments are describe your ideal […]

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Tip to Achieve Financial Peace and Freedom

For several years I was an intermittent listener of the Dave Ramsey radio show. Then one Sunday afternoon I bought his best-seller the Total Money Makeover for a business trip that started the next day. With four plane rides and two nights in a hotel I read the book cover to cover and devised a […]