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The Tactical EMS / TEMS topic area gives officers all the relevant news and information they need to keep up to date on this ever-changing element of critical injury care and medical response. Self-care, buddy care, and basic life support functions like burn treatment and Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) are among the most important areas of knowledge a cop must have.
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October 21, 2014

The role of bystander during CPR

Mike Stillwagon, a paramedic and the Community Health Services Manager for AMR Ventura County discusses the four steps to Bystander CPR. By performing timely compression only CPR, you could save a life.
June 05, 2014

Wound sealing tech the future of gunshot treatment for cops

Taking the form of a syringe, XStat rapidly deploys a series of small sponge-like discs into the open wound. Each sponge then expands to 10 times its size, plugging the wound and providing necessary compression. XStat sponges are designed to swell to fit the cavity within 20 seconds of contact with blood and shave off several minutes from previous medical applications, according to the company.
March 11, 2014

1,500 Ind. officers to receive trauma kits

The department raised $150,000 with the help of other organizations so that each officer is equipped with the kits.
February 19, 2014

New medical kit may have saved Dallas cop shot 3 times

It was the first time Dallas police used the medical kit, which includes a tourniquet, special anti-clotting gauze and bandages.
February 10, 2014

Cop criticized for failing to render aid to crash victims

Pinecrest Officer Ana Carrasco claims that she didn't help the victims because her training prevented her from moving the bodies.
January 02, 2014

Md. cop revives 9-day-old baby roadside

A police officer helped save an infant in dramatic fashion alongside a Montgomery County road early Monday morning after the child's parents pulled the officer over in a bit of role reversal.
December 24, 2013

The use of tourniquets

Van Postell, Tactical Medical Lead Instructor for Persys Medical discusses the necessity for officers to become familiar with general medical knowledge and benproficient with simple medical applications, specifically tourniquets.
December 16, 2013

Fire chief credited with saving wounded cop's life

Deputy Chief Ken Koeppen happened to be in the area and rushed to the scene where an officer was shot in the chin.
December 13, 2013

Roll Call: Texas cop fights for life; Ore. cop wounded treats self

For the week of December 13, we discuss the Texas officer who continues to fight for his life after being shot in the head, a new initiative that encourages cops to buckle up, some tips for seasonal safety hazards, and this weeks courageous Not Today moment.



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