Howard Reichman, MD, Neurosurgeon 26 years; Neurotrauma Director, Intermountain Healthcare

Howard Reichman, MD, Neurosurgeon 26 years; Neurotrauma Director, Intermountain Healthcare

Howard Reichman obtained his MD from the University of Utah and Neurosurgery from the University of Western Ontario where he also taught for five years. He has spent the last 25 years at Intermountain Health Care and for 15 years has been the director over Neurosurgical Trauma. He loves to heli-ski, golf, mountain bike and “old Man Crossfit.”   

 

 

Back and Spinal Injuries – Transporting for the Long Haul

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Management of spine and neck injuries are a fundamental part of EMS skills. In this lecture, Dr. Reichman discusses the Canadian C-spine rules and how they apply to clear neck and spine injuries in the field. Discussion includes justification for C-collars and backboards and the important need for patient assessment for good patient care and […]

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Brain Attack – Assessment and Management of the Stroke Patient

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Stroke is a “brain attack” and it can happen to any person at any time. When blood flow to an area of the brain is cut off, brain cells die and the area of the brain affected—such as memory or muscle control—is lost, affecting a patient’s ability to function. In this lecture, Dr. Reichman discusses […]

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