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Discussion in 'Pre-Hospital [ EMS ]' started by leviathan, May 13, 2008.

  1. leviathan

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    I'm trying to think of some fun ways to teach EMTs how to take proper histories and vital signs. I'm also trying to think of ways to make it into a competition with a prize for the winner. Any suggestions?
     
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    Negative reinforcement by public humiliation.
     
  3. docB

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    Oh you mean the way EMS has historically been taught.
     
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    Of course...following the medical model ;)
     
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    Tried it last night. Great success!
     

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