Medication 7-140 - Decadron (Dexamethasone)

Polk, Hickory, Cedar, & St Clair EMS Protocols


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Change Log:

DateLink to
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Description of change
11/11/13pdfAdded IV/IO/IM/PO and moved Neb to last resort.
08/24/17pdfRemoved this section.
07/23/19pdfAdded indications for AsthmaCroup.
05/09/20pdfAdded content (without substantive modification) from old Protocol 7-140 - Decadron.
06/11/21pdfMoved to emsprotocols.online

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