We got up at 5 am to pack for our trip to Chantel, a small village on the Southwestern end of the island of Haiti. We were
contacted by one of our Vidacare Clinical Specialist who had word of the
Catholic sisters’ desperate plight fighting Cholera. Several patients had died
because they could not start an IV and they had no doctors or others to help
them. We agreed to make this part of our mission to deliver EZ-IO technology to
their small clinic.
Added by Dr. Larry Miller on December 30, 2010 at 9:30am — No Comments
Dr. Larry Miller, Chief Medical Officer of Vidacare Corporation and pioneer of the EZ-IO Intraosseous Infusion System, is on a mission trip to Haiti to deliver over $100,000 worth of IO equipment to clinicians battling the cholera outbreak.
We woke up at 2:30 am and began the process of packing 2 bags of supplies for our next two days in Cap Haitian. Rummaging through 13 bags of medical necessities, we placed what we thought we needed on the bed, took…Continue
Added by Dr. Larry Miller on December 21, 2010 at 4:30am — No Comments
Everyone is still abuzz about the 2010 American Heart Association Guidelines release at this year's Emergency Cardiovascular Care Update (ECCU) conference in San Diego, Calif. Thus far, we've celebrated cardiac arrest survivors, awarded three pioneers of external cardiac massage and of course, discussed the hottest cardiovascular topics.
So what are those topics?
One of the most interesting sessions I had the privilege of attending was the…
Added by Jennifer Berry on December 5, 2010 at 4:30pm — No Comments