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Online Acute Traumatic Pain Management Training Module Launched

By | August 10th, 2015|Preparedness|

Our Bureau of EMS and Trauma System launched the Acute Traumatic Pain Management Training Module online on July 21. The Module is part of the Bureau’s participation in a five-state National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) grant project including Arizona, Idaho, Kansas, Tennessee, and Wyoming. The purpose of the project is to evaluate how states [...]

The 5th “Vital Sign” & the Painkiller Epidemic (Part I of V)

By | July 29th, 2014|General|

In our lifetimes, each one of us is likely to experience pain.  The pain experience could be acute and resolve itself in short order (like a bee sting).  Pain can also be a chronic experience lasting a long time with varying levels of intensity (like rheumatoid arthritis).  Pain is also subjective and what one person considers [...]