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    the 100% directionless thread

    A Covid patient on a ventilator and pressors that has arrested is the 2020 definition of futile. The risk is not worth the reward.
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    the 100% directionless thread

    For the first time in 10 years, Ive had to pay for CE hours. Not due to Covid,but a silly state they gave me a 14 month cert but required the same 100 hours of the normal 4 year cert.
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    the 100% directionless thread

    Besides the great pay, the only thing youre missing is barely running trucks, sleeping on cots, and general disorganization and madness. During the last deployment in Florida, a friend of mine put several hundred miles on a truck just driving back and forth while deployment leadership made...
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    the 100% directionless thread

    You didnt miss anything.
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    Coronavirus Discussion Thread

    I read some stuff out of New York last night. Theyre still avoiding NSAIDs cause of the anecdotal french evidence,and cause of down stream renal failure.
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    Ear protection of loud sirens and other extremely loud noises,

    Ear plugson the truck. I had CEP's for the flight gig but they started cutting out within a few months, now ear plugs there too
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    Coronavirus Discussion Thread

    Sudden onset shock due to a massive systemic release of WBC's and cytokines causing organ failure.
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    Coronavirus Discussion Thread

    I like how he makes it seem so dire, yet a week ago, tourism was still booming.
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    Strike force-19

    I can't help but think of pulp fiction
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    the 100% directionless thread

    No. Just bored with projects. I havent even finished tearing the tile up in the kitchen. Yesterday I assembled a new.playset.for the kids. Today I buried landscaping blocks and dug a couple french drains. Social distancing is exhausting.
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    the 100% directionless thread

    Im a little torn, Im saving a lot of money and catching up on projects thans to Covid. On the other hand, Im super bored.
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    the 100% directionless thread

    Hearing from my old EMS service and FD, only a minor injury from last nights F2. I think it was a lady that stepped on a nail on a blown off shingle. Lots of damage, a couple houses around the corner sustained heavy damage a few in town were destroyed. We got pretty lucky, the screen blew out...
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    the 100% directionless thread

    Speaking of ranges, trump made the gun industry essential, including ranges, but it appears it is only applicable to staffed ranges. Mine is not staffed and im sure the new uptight board wont even consider paying volunteers $1 for 4 hour blocks as range safety officers to open it back up.
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    the 100% directionless thread

    I guess we can add tornado to the local economic effects.
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    Coronavirus Discussion Thread

    Between 3 local EDs, 2 of which are level 2 Trauma centers, the third is a comprehensive stroke center depending on the day of the week. They average ~100 ED patients a day each, are down to 20 a day. Nearly all of which are discharged home. Were not even gearing up for a Covid rush anymore...
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    the 100% directionless thread

    Almost time to venture out in public. Im out of Gin.........
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    the 100% directionless thread

    Ive been driving my truck a lot just cause of gas prices. Already filled all of my gas cans for the year too, 55 gallons in reserve, should get the mower through the summer.
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    Coronavirus Discussion Thread

    Out of curiosity I googled some population density numbers. Per sq mile. US as a whole ~90 China ~ 300 Italy ~ 500 NYC ~27,000
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    Coronavirus Discussion Thread

    You can save people from trans fats and fountain drinks but whentheyre living on top of each other its bound to happen.
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    Coronavirus Discussion Thread

    We've had overwhelming local responses to the homemade masks requests. One of our nurses daughters is currently making some for our crews now. It appears on the N95 front were doing ok

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