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    E tank replied to the thread the 100% directionless thread.
    Better watch where you spill your beer, Spud... https://species.idaho.gov/aquatic-species/snails/
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    E tank replied to the thread PTSD/unprocessed trauma.
    "PFA certifications" are offered by organizations from the Red Cross to the VA. Their emphasis spans from COVID-19 related issues to...
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    E tank replied to the thread PTSD/unprocessed trauma.
    The term is newish, but the intent and purpose exists under different names. It is very much a part of the CISM discipline. A...
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    E tank replied to the thread PTSD/unprocessed trauma.
    So...that was pretty morose...we save way more than we don't...but we focus on the dead sometimes more than we should or have reason...
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    E tank replied to the thread PTSD/unprocessed trauma.
    It is odd...I'm always amazed at the vast (apparent) difference of the coping of different providers to the same event. Some just seem...
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    E tank replied to the thread PTSD/unprocessed trauma.
    That has got to be really tough for you guys and it's a big reason why some more forward thinking departments have seminars dealing with...
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    E tank reacted to johnrsemt's post in the thread PTSD/unprocessed trauma with Like Like.
    E tank; I am glad I never went the route of unloading over alcohol; but I do have the problem of family not understanding and not...
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    E tank replied to the thread Assignment Ideas.
    No one ever played EMS Jeopardy! ?
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    E tank replied to the thread PTSD/unprocessed trauma.
    Not talking to family members was a mistake I made. Just couldn't bring myself to do that but it wasn't because I thought they wouldn't...
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    E tank replied to the thread Still alive?.
    There's a general term called "Lazarus Syndrom" where this type of thing happens. When it does happen (pretty rare) it is not...
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    E tank replied to the thread TXA.
    Why did it get heated? They didn't approve the protocol, their medical director did. Just ask for the documentation/ rationale and...
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    EMT school is just an orientation to the actual training which is on the job after certification.
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    In the hospital OR and different procedural labs, the pads are put anywhere they don't get in the way of the operation or x-ray...
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    The biggest reason to not do that is implanted devices. Since the proliferation of public access defibrillation, cardiologists et al...
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    E tank replied to the thread thoughts?.
    I think we agree...but thats the intention of this pilot program...to not involve the police at all right from the dispatched call. And...

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