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Things I Read Part 3

3 weeks 4 days ago

In Part 1, I groused about over use of Blood Glucose Level (BGL) checks in patients that don’t need them. Of course shortly after that I came across a case where the patient absolutely should have had his BGL checked. Briefly this was a male in his mid 30s who had a seizure. When EMS […]

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Things I read Part 2

1 month 1 week ago

I meant to get this out earlier in the week, but work responsibilities and a couple of other things delayed it until today. So, I mentioned a couple of things that I see in case reviews that I irk me. Well, the part about moving hypotensive patients inappropriately more than irks me. It’s a practice […]

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Things I Read

1 month 1 week ago

It’s been a bit over eight years since I last worked on an ambulance. Since then the only times I’ve been in one was when I was talking to a paramedic from one of my client agencies. Mostly what I do is read ambulance reports. Between auditing, doing case reviews with providers, and doing quality […]

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2021

1 month 4 weeks ago

2020 was a pretty bad year. I can’t say it was the worse year I ever had, but it was annoying and infuriating. Or rather, many of the people were annoying and/or infuriating. The response of the much of the government AND a lot of private organizations was inadequate and aimed at the wrong targets. […]

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Ripples of Battle

2 months 3 weeks ago

In 2003 author, historian, and former professor of the classics Victor Davis Hanson published “Ripples of Battle.” In that book he picked three historic battles spanning a couple thousand years and explained how those battles continued to ripple through history. As was trying to figure out what to write on the 79th anniversary of the […]

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Thing That Goes Bang

3 months 2 weeks ago

A few, well maybe more than a few, years ago I bought a used Marlin 336. It was in very nice condition and I had long wanted a lever action gun for range use and at some point, maybe hunting. The only modification I made to the rifle was replacing the original lever with a […]

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