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New Interventions Added to the Database
 InterventionProtocolDate Added
ThoracotomyCardiac Arrest - Traumatic ArrestOct 31 2019
Predictive ToolsTreat and Release/Refer - Treat and releaseOct 24 2019
BVMCardiac Arrest - Traumatic ArrestSep 11 2019
Adanced airwayCardiac Arrest - Traumatic ArrestAug 23 2019
Hemorrhage controlCardiac Arrest - Traumatic ArrestAug 23 2019
Spinal immobilizationCardiac Arrest - Traumatic ArrestAug 23 2019
HEMSCardiac Arrest - Traumatic ArrestAug 23 2019
Spinal PrecautionsPediatric Trauma (ABCs/Major) - Pediatric General Trauma CareAug 23 2019
Needle DecompressionCardiac Arrest - Traumatic ArrestAug 15 2019
Pelvic BindingCardiac Arrest - Traumatic ArrestAug 15 2019
Blood transfusionTrauma - Head InjuryAug 15 2019
Plasma infusionTrauma - Head InjuryAug 15 2019
HypoglycemiaTreat and Release/Refer - Treat and releaseAug 15 2019
SVT post-conversionTreat and Release/Refer - Treat and releaseAug 15 2019
Opiate overdoseTreat and Release/Refer - Treat and releaseAug 15 2019
Palliative CareTreat and Release/Refer - Treat and releaseAug 15 2019
Tourniquet (junctional)Trauma - Limb Amputation/Mangled/Major HemorrhageJul 24 2019
Pressure manometerAdvanced Airway Management - Alternative Rescue Airway ManagementJul 24 2019
D10Altered Mental State-Dec. LOC - Hypoglycemia Jul 24 2019
Blood transfusionPediatric Shock - Hypovolemic ShockMay 31 2019
Hemorrhagic shock index/toolPediatric Trauma (ABCs/Major) - Pediatric General Trauma CareMay 31 2019
PressorsShock (non-septic) - Hemorrhagic ShockMay 31 2019
Blood Glucose MonitoringTrauma - General Major Trauma CareMay 31 2019
Balanced crystalloidsSepsis - Septic ShockMay 05 2019
Rate controlTrauma - Head InjuryMay 04 2019
Pre-alert (blood bank)Trauma - Limb Amputation/Mangled/Major HemorrhageMay 04 2019
Pharmacoinvasive approachChest Pain - ACS/Suspected Cardiac OriginMar 14 2019
HEMSPediatric Trauma (ABCs/Major) - Pediatric General Trauma CareMar 01 2019
NiPPVPediatric Respiratory Distress (SOB) - Pediatric Wheeze/BronchospasmMar 01 2019
PEEPPediatric Respiratory Distress (SOB) - Pediatric Wheeze/BronchospasmFeb 28 2019
12-Lead ECGRespiratory Distress (SOB) - Pulmonary Edema (CHF)Jan 24 2019
Antiarrhythmic - Class I (Na+ channel blockers)Cardiac Arrhythmia - Stable Narrow Complex Tachycardia Jan 24 2019
12-Lead ECGCardiac Arrest - Post-Cardiac Arrest CareJan 24 2019
12-Lead ECGStroke-CVA-TIA - Stroke-CVA-TIAJan 24 2019
UltrasoundRespiratory Distress (SOB) - Pulmonary Edema (CHF)Jan 23 2019
ECMOCardiac Arrest - General Cardiac Arrest CareDec 14 2018
Point of Care TroponinChest Pain - ACS/Suspected Cardiac OriginDec 11 2018
One-handed CPRPediatric Cardiac Arrest - General Cardiac Arrest CareNov 04 2018
IV accessCardiac Arrest - General Cardiac Arrest CareNov 04 2018
Team based resuscitationCardiac Arrest - General Cardiac Arrest CareNov 04 2018
Critical care life supportCardiac Arrest - General Cardiac Arrest CareNov 01 2018
ETCO2 evaluation of ventilationCardiac Arrest - General Cardiac Arrest CareNov 01 2018
Fluid ResuscitationCardiac Arrest - General Cardiac Arrest CareNov 01 2018
Bystander CPRPediatric Cardiac Arrest - General Cardiac Arrest CareNov 01 2018
Trauma Team ActivationPediatric Trauma (ABCs/Major) - Pediatric General Trauma CareNov 01 2018
Trauma Team ActivationTrauma - General Major Trauma CareNov 01 2018
PenthroxAcute Pain - AnalgesiaOct 13 2018
ETCO2 to determine ROSCCardiac Arrest - General Cardiac Arrest CareOct 13 2018
Redirect to ECMO facilityCardiac Arrest - General Cardiac Arrest CareOct 13 2018
POCUSCardiac Arrest - General Cardiac Arrest CareOct 13 2018
Beta BlockersCardiac Arrest - VF/VT-Pulseless (Shock Advised)Sep 08 2018
Hands-on defibCardiac Arrest - VF/VT-Pulseless (Shock Advised)Sep 07 2018
Plasma infusionShock (non-septic) - Hemorrhagic ShockAug 03 2018
Prehospital LactateCardiac Arrest - General Cardiac Arrest CareJul 14 2018
Early epinephrineCardiac Arrest - General Cardiac Arrest CareJul 14 2018
PressorsSepsis - Septic ShockJun 29 2018
Identification tools- qSOFASepsis - Sepsis SyndromeJun 25 2018
Identification tools-SIRSSepsis - Sepsis SyndromeJun 25 2018
Identification toolsPediatric Shock - Septic ShockJun 25 2018
Colloid InfusionSepsis - Septic ShockMay 17 2018
Crystalloid InfusionSepsis - Septic ShockMay 17 2018
Hypertonic SalineSepsis - Septic ShockMay 17 2018
TrendelenburgSepsis - Septic ShockMay 17 2018
Prehospital AntibioticsSepsis - Sepsis SyndromeMay 17 2018
Identification tools (other)Sepsis - Sepsis SyndromeMay 17 2018
Oxygen-high flowSepsis - Sepsis SyndromeMay 17 2018
Oxygen-titratedSepsis - Sepsis SyndromeMay 17 2018
Point of Care LactateSepsis - Sepsis SyndromeMay 17 2018
PrenotificationSepsis - Sepsis SyndromeMay 17 2018
Temperature MonitoringSepsis - Sepsis SyndromeMay 17 2018
Early Goal Directed TherapySepsis - Sepsis SyndromeMay 17 2018
Magnesium Sulfate-nebulizedPediatric Respiratory Distress (SOB) - Pediatric Wheeze/BronchospasmApr 04 2018
Traction Splint for femurTrauma - Extremity TraumaMar 12 2018
Procedural SedationTrauma - Extremity TraumaMar 12 2018
ImmobilizeTrauma - Extremity TraumaMar 12 2018
I-GelAdvanced Airway Management - Alternative Rescue Airway ManagementMar 11 2018
High flow nasal canulaRespiratory Distress (SOB) - AsthmaMar 06 2018
High flow nasal canulaRespiratory Distress (SOB) - COPDMar 06 2018
High flow nasal canulaRespiratory Distress (SOB) - Respiratory Distress NYDMar 06 2018
Magnesium Sulfate-nebulizedRespiratory Distress (SOB) - AsthmaFeb 18 2018
RepositioningPalliative and End of Life Care - AgitationJan 05 2018
NO DESAT/Nasal apneic oxygenationAdvanced Airway Management - IntubationJan 05 2018
Clinical Frailty ScaleMalaise, Sick - Weakness/Fatigue Jan 05 2018
Tranexamic AcidGI-GU-Gyne - PV Bleed/Threatened AbortionJan 05 2018
Drip and shipChest Pain - ACS/Suspected Cardiac OriginJan 03 2018
FansPalliative and End of Life Care - AgitationDec 18 2017
NSAIDsHeadache - HeadacheDec 12 2017
AcetaminophenHeadache - HeadacheDec 12 2017
OxygenHeadache - HeadacheDec 12 2017
PEEPPediatric Environmental Emergency - DrowningDec 12 2017
Lorazepam-IVMalaise, Sick - Vertigo/DizzinessDec 11 2017