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The Buzz on Technical Rescue: Crush Syndrome and Injuries from Rescue Incidents

September 13th, 2011


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Host Bob Duemmel talks with Jason Dush a firefighter/paramedic, about crush syndrome and crush injuries in relation to technical rescue incidents.

Jason is with the Arlington, TX, Fire Department and a frequent speaker around the country on various emergency medical educational activities 

Jason provides insight to just what crush syndrome is and how fire, rescue and EMS responders can address the concerns related to it at an incident. He discusses how to implement this knowledge in the training phase, bringing EMS and fire operations together to build success and shares points that should be considered while working at an incident.