A Fire Medic Perspective Podcast Episode 9: C-Spine Weapon of Choice


EMS Roundtable A Fire Medic Perspective Podcast: C-Spine Weapon of Choice.

A Fire Medic Perspective Podcast is RescueDigests’ weekly podcast featuring Rom Duckworth covering everything emergency services, from clinical topics, to leadership issues to why the rookie has to pay for lunch, all from a Fire Medic Perspective.




Sit down with Jon Politis as he talks with Rom Duckworth about what lead us to the use of spinal torture devices and what the science has to say about it. Essential listening for anyone who wants to make a case for the removal of the long spine board as the weapon of choice for spinal stabilization.

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Rom Duckworth is a dedicated emergency responder and award-winning educator with more than twenty five years of experience working in career and volunteer fire departments, public and private emergency services and hospital based healthcare systems. Currently a career Fire Captain / Paramedic and EMS Coordinator Rom is a frequent speaker at national conferences and a regular contributor to research, magazines, and textbooks on topics of field operations, leadership, and education in emergency services. Contact Rom via www.romduck.com