Adult and Pediatric Life Support Articles

Article Name

2-Octyl Cyanoacrylate
3-3-2 Rule
Abdominal Compartment Syndrome
Abdominal Exam
Abdominal Thrust Maneuver
Abnormal Respirations
Abuse and Neglect
ACE Inhibitors
Acetaminophen
Achilles Tendon Ruptures
Acquired Angioedema
Active Shooter Response
Active Tuberculosis
Acute Abdomen
Acute and Chronic Thermal Burn Evaluation and Management
Acute Anemia
Acute Ankle Sprain
Acute Cardiac Tamponade
Acute Compartment Syndrome
Acute Kidney Injury (Acute Renal Failure)
Acute Myocardial Infarction
Acute Myocardial Infarction ST Elevation (STEMI)
Acute Pneumothorax Evaluation and Treatment
Acute Renal Tubular Necrosis
Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS)
Acute Stroke (Cerebrovascular Accident)
Adenosine
Advance Directives
Aeromedical Transport
Airway Foreign Bodies
Airway Management
Airway Monitoring
Airway Obstruction
Airway, Assessment
Albuterol
Alcohol Use Disorder
Alcohol Withdrawal
Allergic And Environmental Induced Asthma
Amiodarone
Anaphylaxis
Anatomy, Abdomen and Pelivs, Spleen
Anatomy, Abdomen and Pelvis, Kidneys
Anatomy, Airway
Anatomy, Autonomic Nervous System
Anatomy, Back, Cauda Equina
Anatomy, Back, Spinal Cord
Anatomy, Back, Thoracic Vertebrae
Anatomy, Back, Vertebral Column
Anatomy, Bony Pelvis and Lower Limb, Ankle Joint
Anatomy, Bony Pelvis and Lower Limb, Calcaneus
Anatomy, Bony Pelvis and Lower Limb, Extensor Hallucis Longus Muscle
Anatomy, Bony Pelvis and Lower Limb, Leg Bones
Anatomy, Bony Pelvis and Lower Limb, Popliteal Artery
Anatomy, Bony Pelvis and Lower Limb, Tibial Nerve
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Carotid Arteries
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Cerebral Blood Flow
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Cerebrospinal Fluid
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Cricoid Cartilage
Anatomy, Head and Neck, External Jugular Veins
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Hyoid Bone
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Jugular Foramen
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Trachea Epiglottic Vallecula
Anatomy, Patient Positioning
Anatomy, Shoulder and Upper Limb, Acromioclavicular Joint
Anatomy, Shoulder and Upper Limb, Metacarpophalangeal Joints
Anatomy, Thorax, Heart
Anatomy, Thorax, Heart Anomalous Left Coronary Artery
Anatomy, Thorax, Heart Right Coronary Arteries
Anatomy, Thorax, Lungs
Anatomy, Thorax, Xiphoid Process
Anemia Screening
Ankle Splinting
Anoxia (Hypoxic Hypoxia)
Anoxic Encephalopathy
Anterior Cerebral Artery Stroke
Anterior Epistaxis Nasal Pack
Anterior Hip (Femur) Dislocation
Anteroseptal Myocardial Infarction
Antiarrhythmic Medications
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Rupture
Aortic Trauma
Aortocaval Compression Syndrome
APGAR Score
Arterial Blood Gas
Arterial Lines
Arterial Occlusion, Acute
Aspiration Pneumonia
Aspiration Risk
Asthma
Asystole
Atenolol
Atherosclerosis
Atrial Fibrillation (A Fib)
Atrial Flutter
Atrioventricular Block Second-Degree
Atropine
Autonomic Dysreflexia
Autotransfusion
AVPU (Alert, Voice, Pain, Unresponsive)
Babinski Reflex
Bacterial Sepsis
Bag Mask Ventilation (Bag Valve Mask, BVM)
Barotrauma
Basilar Skull Fractures
Battle Sign
Bennett Fracture
Benzodiazepine Toxicity
Benzodiazepines
Beta Blockers
Biochemistry, G Protein Coupled Receptors
Black Widow Spider Toxicity
Bladder Rupture
Blast Injuries
Blister Agents (Mustard, Vesicants, Hd, Hn1-3, H) Toxicity
Blood Donation
Blood Transfusion
Blunt Abdominal Trauma
Blunt Cardiac Injury
Blunt Eye Trauma
Blunt Force Trauma
Blunt Head Trauma
Brain Death Criteria
Brain Herniation
Brief Resolved Unexplained Event (BRUE)
Broca Aphasia
Bronchiolitis
Brown Recluse Spider Toxicity
Brown Sequard Syndrome
Burn Evaluation And Management
Burn Fluid Management
Burn Resuscitation And Management
Burns Classification
C1 (Atlas) Fractures
Calcium Channel Blockers
Capnography And Pulse Oximetry
Carbon Dioxide Detector
Carbon Monoxide Toxicity
Cardiac Arrest
Cardiac Catheterization, Risks and Complications
Cardiac Risk Assessment
Cardiac Tamponade
Cardiac Trauma
Cardioembolic Stroke
Cardiogenic Shock
Cardiopulmonary Arrest
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
Cardiovascular Disease
Cardioversion, Pharmacological
Carotid Contusion
Catheter Directed Thrombolysis Of Pulmonary Embolism
Cauda Equina And Conus Medullaris Syndromes
Central Cord Syndrome
Central Line Management
Cerebral Edema
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke)
Cervical (Whiplash) Sprain
Cervical Disc Injuries
Cervical Injury
Cervical Spine Fractures Overview
Change In Mental Status
Chest Pain
Chest Trauma
Chest Tube
Cheyne Stokes Respirations
Child Abuse and Neglect
Child Physical Abuse And Neglect
Choking
Cholinesterase Inhibitors
Clavicle Fractures
Clopidogrel
Coarctation of the Aorta
Coma
Commotio Cordis
Concussion
Congestive Heart Failure (CHF)
Constrictive-Effusive Pericarditis
Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
Contrecoup Brain Injury
Corneal Abrasion
Corneal Reflex
Coronary Artery Thrombus
Cricothyrotomy (Cricothyroidotomy)
Croup
Crystalloid Fluids
Cultural Assessment And Treatment Of Psychiatric Patients
Cyanide Toxicity
Cyanosis
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Defibrillation
Depolarizing Neuromuscular Blocking Drugs
Diaphragm Injury
Diaphragm Rupture
Diaphyseal Femur Fracture
Diazepam
Diffuse Axonal Injury (DAI)
Digit Amputation
Digit Replantation
Digoxin Toxicity
Diltiazem
Diphenhydramine
Disk Battery Ingestion
Distal Radius Fractures
Distributive Shock
Do Not Resuscitate (DNR)
Dobutamine
Domestic Violence
Dopamine
Dose Calculation
Drowning
ECG T Wave
Elbow Fractures Overview
Electrical Alternans
Electrical Burns
Electrical Injuries
EMS, Asphyxiation And Other Gas And Fire Hazards
EMS, Catastrophic Events
EMS, Chest Injury
EMS, Crash Site Responsibility
EMS, Field Intubation
EMS, Mass Casualty Triage
EMS, Portable Ventilator Management
EMS, Pre-Arrival Instructions
EMS, Prehospital Administration Of Thrombolytics For STEMI
EMS, Tactical Care and Evacuation Under Fire
EMS, Weapons Of Mass Destruction And Related Injury
Endotracheal Tube (ET)
Epidemiology Morbidity And Mortality
Epidural Hematoma
Epiglottitis
Epinephrine
Epistaxis (Nose Bleed)
Eptifibatide
Esmolol
Esophageal Trauma
Esophagial Foreign Body
Etomidate
External Pacemaker
Facial Nerve Intratemporal Trauma
Fat Embolism
Femur Immobilization
Fentanyl
Fibrinogen
Fifth Metacarpal Fractures (Boxer's Fracture)
Fingertip Injuries
First Degree Heart Block
Flail Chest
Fluid Resuscitation
Flumazenil
Focused Assessment with Sonography for Trauma (FAST)
Foreign Body Aspiration
Fracture, Le Fort
Fresh Frozen Plasma (FFP)
Frontal Lobe Syndrome
Frostbite
Gamekeepers Thumb (Skiers, Ulnar Collateral Ligament Tear)
Gastric Ulcer
Geriatric Trauma
Glasgow Coma Scale
Glaucoma
Good Samaritan Laws
Greenstick Fracture
Hand High Pressure Injury
Hangman's Fractures
Head Trauma
Heat Stroke
Hemarthrosis
Hemolytic Transfusion Reaction
Hemorrhage
Hemorrhage Control
Hemorrhagic Shock
Hemothorax
Hereditary Angioedema
Heroin Toxicity
Humeral Shaft Fractures
Humerus Fractures Overview
Hydrocarbon Inhalation
Hydrofluoric Acid Burns
Hymenoptera Stings (Bee, Vespids and Ants)
Hypercalcemia
Hypercapnea
Hyperkalemia
Hypertensive Emergency
Hypertonic Fluids
Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
Hyphema
Hypocalcemia
Hypoglycemia
Hypokalemia
Hypomagnesemia
Hypotension
Hypothermia
Hypovolemic Shock
Hypoxic Brain Injury
Ibutilide
Implantable Defibrillator
Inamrinone
Increased Intracranial Pressure
Inhalation Injury
Inotropes And Vasopressors
Intertrochanteric Femur Fracture
Interview Techniques
Intracranial Hemorrhage
Intracranial Hypertension
Intraocular Pressure
Intubation Endotracheal Tube Medications
Ionizing Radiation
Ipratropium
Isoproterenol
Junctional Rhythm
Ketamine
Kidney Trauma
Knee Dislocation
Labetalol
Laryngeal Mask Airway
Laryngotracheobronchitis
Latex Allergy
Lidocaine
Lightning Injuries
Liver Trauma
Local Anesthetic Toxicity
Lyme Disease
Magnesium
Malignant Hyperthermia
Mandible Fracture
Mannitol
Marijuana
MAST Pants
Mechanical Back Strain
Mechanical Ventilation
Meconium
Mediastinal Trauma
Medical History
Meningitis
Meningitis, Bacterial
Metformin
Methemoglobinemia
Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (MRSA)
Metoclopramide
Metoprolol
Midazolam
Milrinone
Molluscum Contagiosum
Morphine
Motor Vehicle Collisions (MVCs)
Muscle Strength Grading
Myocardial Infarction
Myocardial Infarction, Inferior
Naloxone
Napalm Toxicity
Nasal Septal Hematoma
Nasopharyngeal Airway
Nasotracheal Intubation
Neck Trauma
Necrotizing Fasciitis
Needlestick
Neuroanatomy, Cranial Nerve 2 (Optic)
Neuroanatomy, Cranial Nerve 3 (Oculomotor)
Neuroanatomy, Cranial Nerve 9 (Glossopharyngeal)
Neuroanatomy, Spinal Nerves
Neuroanatomy, Spinothalamic Tract
Neuroanatomy, Sympathetic Nervous System
Neuroanatomy, Thalamus
Neurogenic Pulmonary Edema
Neurogenic Shock
Neuromuscular Blocking Agents
Nitrogen Narcosis In Diving
Nitroglycerin
Norepinephrine
Normal Saline
Nosocomial Pneumonia
Nursemaid Elbow
Nursing Advocacy
Obesity
Ocular Ultrasound
Open Fracture Management
Open Heart Massage
Opioid Overdose
Opioid Toxicity
Orbital Floor (Blowout) Fracture
Organophosphate Toxicity
Organophosphates
Oropharyngeal Airway
Osteomyelitis
Osteoporosis
Oxygen Saturation
Oxygen Toxicity
Pacemaker
Pacemaker Indications
Palliative Care
Pancreatic Trauma
Paracentesis
Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation
Paroxysmal Atrial Tachycardia
Paroxysmal Supraventricular (PSVT)
Partial Pressure Of Oxygen (PO2)
Patient Confidentiality
Patient Rights
Pediatric Abusive Head Trauma (Shaken Baby Syndrome)
Pediatric Bronchospasm
Pediatric Dehydration
Pediatric Head Trauma
Pediatric Pneumonia
Pediatric Skull Fractures
Pediatric Spine Trauma
Pelvic Fracture
Penetrating Abdominal Trauma
Penetrating Chest Trauma
Percutaneous Central Catheter (PICC)
Percutaneous Transluminal Coronary Angioplasty (PTCA)
Pericardial Effusion
Pericardiocentesis
Pericarditis
Peripheral Pulse
Periventricular Hemorrhage-Intraventricular Hemorrhage
Phalanx Fracture
Phenylephrine
Physiology, Acid Base Balance
Physiology, Adrenal Gland
Physiology, Afterload Reduction
Physiology, Autonomic Nervous System
Physiology, Baroreceptors
Physiology, Body Fluids
Physiology, Body Mass Index (BMI)
Physiology, Bundle of His
Physiology, Cardiac
Physiology, Cardiac Output
Physiology, Cardiovascular
Physiology, Central Venous Pressure
Physiology, Diving Reflex
Physiology, Eye
Physiology, Large Intestine
Physiology, Mean Arterial Pressure
Physiology, Pulmonary, Ventilation and Perfusion
Physiology, Pulse Pressure
Physiology, Respiratory Alkalosis
Physiology, Respiratory Rate
Physiology, Temperature Regulation
Physiology, Thermal Regulation
Placental Abruption (Abruptio Placentae)
Pleural Effusion
Pneumonia, Ventilator-associated
Pneumothorax
Pneumothorax, Iatrogenic
Pneumothorax, Spontaneous
Poison Control In The United States
Pool Safety
Positive End-Expiratory Pressure (PEEP)
Post Resuscitation Management
Postconcussive Syndrome
Posterior Cerebral Artery Stroke
Posterior Hip (Femur) Dislocation
Posterior Interosseous Nerve Syndrome
Posterior Shoulder Dislocations
Potassium
Power of Attorney
Precordial Thump
Pregnancy
Pregnancy Trauma
Premature Ventricular Contraction (PVC)
Preoperative Antibiotic Prophylaxis
Preterm Labor
Prevention Strategies
Prinzmetal Angina
Propofol
Prostaglandin E1
Prothrombin Complex Concentrate
Provider Burnout
Pseudoaneurysm
Pulse Oximetry
Pulseless Electrical Activity
Pulsus Paradoxus
Pupillary Light Reflex
Purtscher Retinopathy
Rabies
Raccoon Sign
Radial Head Fractures
Radial Nerve Injury
Rattle Snake Toxicity
Renal Failure
Research Study
Respiratory Failure
Rh Incompatibility
Rhabdomyolysis
Rhythm, Tachycardia, Supraventricular (SVT)
Rib Fracture
Rickettsia Rickettsiae (Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever)
Right Heart Failure
Rotator Cuff Injury
Rule of Nines
Salicylic Acid (Aspirin)
Scaphoid Wrist Fracture
Scapula Fracture
Scorpion Toxicity
Seat Belt Injuries
Second Impact Syndrome
Seidel Test
Seizure
Seizure Medications
Seizure Precautions
Septic Shock (Sepsis)
Sexual Assault History and Physical
Shock
Shock Resuscitation
Shoulder Dislocations Overview
Sick Sinus Syndrome
Silent Myocardial Ischemia
Sinus Bradycardia
Sinus Node Dysfunction
Skin (Integument) Antiseptics
Smallpox (Variola)
Smoking (Tobacco)
Sodium Channel Blocker Toxicity
Sotalol
Spinal Shock
Splenic Injury
Splenic Rupture
Splenic Trauma
Sports Participation Evaluation
ST Segment
Status Asthmaticus
Status Epilepticus
Sterile Technique
Sternal Fracture
Sternoclavicular Joint Injury
Stingray Sting
Strangulation Injuries
Stridor
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subcutaneous Emphysema
Subdural Hematoma
Subungual Hematoma Drainage
Succinylcholine Chloride
Sudden Cardiac Death
Sudden Death in Athletes
Suicide Risk
Surgical Airway Suctioning
Sutures And Needles
Synchronized Electrical Cardioversion
Syncope
Syncope And Related Paroxysmal Spells
Syndrome of Inappropriate Antidiuretic Hormone Secretion (SIADH)
Systemic Inflammatory Response Syndrome
Tachypnea
Telemedicine
Tetanus
Thermal Burns
Third-Degree Atrioventricular Block
Thoracentesis
Thoracic Trauma
Thrombocytopenia
Tibial Anterior Compartment Syndrome
Tick Removal
Tissue Plasminogen Activator
Tongue Laceration
Tonometry
Tooth Avulsed
Topical, Local, and Regional Anesthesia and Anesthetics
Torsade de Pointes
Toxicology Screening
TPA Therapy
Tracheal Injury
Tracheal Intubation Medications
Tracheal Trauma
Transfusion Reactions
Transfusion-related Acute Lung Injury (TRALI)
Trauma Care Principles
Trauma Neurological Exam
Trauma Primary Survey
Trauma Secondary Survey
Trench Foot
Ulnar Neuropathy
Umbilical Cord Prolapse
Uncal Herniation
Unconscious Patient
Universal Precautions
Unstable Angina
Upper Limb Amputation
Vaginal Bleeding
Valsalva Maneuver
Vancomycin
Vasopressin (Antidiuretic Hormone, ADH)
Vecuronium
Venous Gas Embolism
Ventilator Management
Ventral Cord Syndrome
Ventricular Fibrillation
Ventricular Tachycardia (VT, V Tach)
Verapamil
Vertebral Artery Dissection
Vertebral Artery Injury
Vertebral Fracture
Violent Patients
Volar Splinting
Von Willebrand Disease
V-Series (Ve, Vg, Vm, Vx) Toxicity
Waddell Triad
Warfarin
Warfarin Drug Interactions
Warfarin Toxicity
Water Moccasin Snake Toxicity
Wheezing
Widened Mediastinum
Winging of the Scapula
Wound Closure Techniques
Wound Healing
Wound Healing Phases
Wound Irrigation
Wrist Drop