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Video: Using the Back Raft from the North Central RTAC

North Central Regional Trauma Advisory Council coordinator Michael Fraley demonstrates the use of the back raft and the importance of padding a patient from the backboard.

By Greg Friese

Greg Friese, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, is an author, educator, paramedic, and marathon runner.

Greg was the co-host of the award winning EMSEduCast podcast, the only podcast by and for EMS educators. Greg has written for,, Wilderness Medical Associates, JEMS Magazine, and EMS World Magazine, and the NAEMSE Educator Newsletter.