CrufflerJJ's Nursing Blog

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Joined Sep 22, '06 - from 'Ohio'. CrufflerJJ is a RN - ICU. He has '5' year(s) of experience and specializes in 'ICU'. Posts: 1,643 (48% Liked) Likes: 1,921

The Transience of Life

In the 19 years that I was active as a volunteer EMS member of my local fire department (2 years NREMT-Basic + 17 years NREMT-Paramedic), I was often amazed at the difference between a "scene" on the day of getting a call, versus the same location a day or two later. I'd pull up on a horrific motor vehicle into tree...partial rollover...pinned screaming pt. You work to stabilize/extricate/transport the victim of the crash. Do the paperwork, and move on. Same with a... Read More →