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Friday, November 2 • 1:00pm - 1:30pm
When Childbirth Goes Wrong: Managing Complications in Field Delivery

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Childbirth is a rare occurrence in the pre-hospital setting.  The majority of cases involve an uncomplicated delivery of a healthy newborn.  This presentation will prepare EMS providers for the rare, but stressful circumstance of dealing with complications during delivery.  Among the topics discussed include:  breech presentations, shoulder dystocia, prolapsed cord.  We will also address basic neonatal resuscitation principles and potential maternal complications following delivery.

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Joshua Borkosky, BS, FP-C, NRP

EMS Education Manager, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine-Division of EMS
Joshua Borkosky, BS, FP-C, NRP, is the EMS Education Manager at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine-Division of EMS.  Joshua has worked in EMS in the Greater Cincinnati area for 20 years.  He has been an Ohio EMS Instructor for 12 years, leading paramedic programs at... Read More →

Friday November 2, 2018 1:00pm - 1:30pm CDT
Room 104CD