The life of Andréanne Leblanc, a paramedic who treated the wounded after the January 2017 mosque shooting in Quebec City, came unravelled in the months that followed the attack. Her mother blames untreated PTSD.
The killing of a 21-year-old female medical worker during the Great March of Return at the Gaza border is nothing short of a war crime, Palestinian officials said, calling on the international community to hold Israel responsible. The murder of 21-year-old medical volunteer, Razan Al-Najar, is a direct violation of all “international treaties and conventions” […]
Fewer seniors go to emergency departments after paramedics check on them at home during non-emergencies, new research has found.
The North West Ambulance Service allowed Dr Ranj Singh exclusive access to an emergency service shift. However, the first call-out was for an elderly woman called Elizabeth who was suffering from a cardiac arrest. When the team arrived, her heart had stopped and received instant CPR to get it going again. Although the paramedics managed […]
Published time: 23 Nov, 2017 15:59 A dying Australian woman was granted her final wish, when paramedics transporting her to palliative care took a detour, so she could look at the ocean one last time. The patient’s story was posted to Facebook by the Queensland Ambulance Service (QAS) who said the tale was “too good […]
Pete Wightman and his middle-aged buddies used to joke about the defibrillator at Carleton University’s Ice House, where they play hockey every week — but not anymore. CBC | Health News