A pig is shown in this 2008 photo from the Pierce County Fair in Graham. Several state lawmakers have reached out to the University of Washington in Seattle to ask the university to stop using pigs to teach paramedics how to create surgical airways.
A pig is shown in this 2008 photo from the Pierce County Fair in Graham. Several state lawmakers have reached out to the University of Washington in Seattle to ask the university to stop using pigs to teach paramedics how to create surgical airways. Karie Hamilton Staff file, 2008
A pig is shown in this 2008 photo from the Pierce County Fair in Graham. Several state lawmakers have reached out to the University of Washington in Seattle to ask the university to stop using pigs to teach paramedics how to create surgical airways. Karie Hamilton Staff file, 2008

Stop training paramedics on live pigs, state lawmakers ask UW

April 28, 2017 08:00 AM

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