INTRODUCTION Anaphylaxis is a life-threatening condition for which prehospital intervention has been definitively shown to improve both short-term and long-term patient outcomes [1, 2]. It is also a condition that is vulnerable to management complacency among providers, as reactions occur in varying degrees of severity and are frequently mild. The lifetime individual risk for anaphylaxis is estimated to […]
About Tommy Eales
Tommy Eales is a former Firefighter/ EMT with the City of Fairfax Fire Department and Fairfax Volunteer Fire Department in the Washington DC metro area. He is interested in EMS and disaster medicine, and is passionate about promoting evidence-based medicine in the prehospital setting. Tommy is currently a fourth year medical student at Des Moines University, and plans to begin his residency training in Emergency Medicine in 2017.