Persistent symptoms up to four months after community and hospital‐managed SARS‐CoV‐2 infection | The Medical Journal of Australia

Persistent symptoms up to four months after community and hospital‐managed SARS‐CoV‐2 infection | The Medical Journal of Australia — Read on http://www.mja.com.au/journal/2021/214/6/persistent-symptoms-four-months-after-community-and-hospital-managed-sars-cov-2

Interview: Dr Stephen Hearns shares lessons on peak performance under pressure | AirMed&Rescue

Dr Stephen Hearns spoke to Mandy Langfield about his latest venture into training, which focuses on high performance in high-pressure situations – something the former head of the Scottish Emergency Medical Retrieval Service knows all about — Read on http://www.airmedandrescue.com/latest/long-read/interview-dr-stephen-hearns-shares-lessons-peak-performance-under-pressure

Case Study: TrustAir on the aeromedical transfer of Covid-19 patients | AirMed&Rescue

Flying a Covid-positive patient is a huge challenge from both a teamwork and a professional perspective. Dr Peter Turi of TrustAir described how his team manages Covid patients  — Read on http://www.airmedandrescue.com/latest/long-read/case-study-trustair-aeromedical-transfer-covid-19-patients

Suspected Vaccine Induced Prothrombotic Immune Thrombocytopenia (VIPIT): THANZ Advisory Statement April 2021

Suspected Vaccine Induced Prothrombotic Immune Thrombocytopenia (VIPIT): THANZ Advisory Statement — Read on http://www.thanz.org.au/news/suspected-vaccine-induced-prothrombotic-immune-thrombocytopenia-vipit-thanz-advisory-statement-check-for-weekly-updates

‘We’ve been abandoned’: Stranded Australians are taking their fight to come home to the United Nations

The group says Australia’s quarantine system and cap on repatriation flights has breached an international convention on the right to return home. — Read on http://www.sbs.com.au/news/we-ve-been-abandoned-stranded-australians-are-taking-their-fight-to-come-home-to-the-united-nations

Interview: Paul Swinton on high performance airway management | AirMed&Rescue

Air Ambulance Paramedic and co-inventor of SCRAM™ Paul Swinton spoke to Mandy Langfield about his work for ScotSTAR, the Scottish medical retrieval service, and his innovative approach to critical airway management equipment — Read on http://www.airmedandrescue.com/latest/long-read/interview-paul-swinton-high-performance-airway-management

The effect of respiratory activity, non‐invasive respiratory support and facemasks on aerosol generation and its relevance to COVID‐19 – Wilson – – Anaesthesia – Wiley Online Library

The effect of respiratory activity, non‐invasive respiratory support and facemasks on aerosol generation and its relevance to COVID‐19 – Wilson – – Anaesthesia – Wiley Online Library — Read on associationofanaesthetists-publications.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1111/anae.15475

Viable SARS-CoV-2 in the air of a hospital room with COVID-19 patients – International Journal of Infectious Diseases

Viable SARS-CoV-2 in the air of a hospital room with COVID-19 patients – International Journal of Infectious Diseases — Read on http://www.ijidonline.com/article/S1201-9712(20)30739-6/fulltext

Use of intramuscular ketamine by paramedics in the management of severely agitated patients – Bernard – – Emergency Medicine Australasia – Wiley Online Library

Use of intramuscular ketamine by paramedics in the management of severely agitated patients – Bernard – – Emergency Medicine Australasia – Wiley Online Library — Read on onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1111/1742-6723.13755

Analysis of tracheal intubation in out-of-hospital helicopter emergency medicine recorded by video laryngoscopy | Scandinavian Journal of Trauma, Resuscitation and Emergency Medicine | Full Text

Tracheal intubation remains the gold standard of airway management in emergency medicine and maximizing safety, intubation success, and especially first-pass intubation success (FPS) in these situations is imperative. We conducted a prospective observational study on all 12 helicopter emergency medical service (HEMS) bases of the Swiss Air Rescue, between February 15, 2018, and February 14,Continue reading “Analysis of tracheal intubation in out-of-hospital helicopter emergency medicine recorded by video laryngoscopy | Scandinavian Journal of Trauma, Resuscitation and Emergency Medicine | Full Text”

Safety of air medical transport of patients with COVID‐19 by personnel using routine personal protective equipment – Braude – 2021 – Journal of the American College of Emergency Physicians Open – Wiley Online Library

Safety of air medical transport of patients with COVID‐19 by personnel using routine personal protective equipment – Braude – 2021 – Journal of the American College of Emergency Physicians Open – Wiley Online Library — Read on onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1002/emp2.12389