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Posts from the ‘Aeromedical retrieval’ Category

17hr Combat Medevac!


JellyBean 052 with Marietjie “MJ” Slabbert and Aeromedicine — LITFL: Life in the Fast Lane Medical Blog

Punching above your weight and above the clouds. In the first post bare knuckle fight interview for the Jellybean Podcast we talk to the victor, nay, the newly crowned Heavyweight Champion of South African Aeromedicine. She was, of course, graceful in her moment of triumph. It’s @mjslabbert Dr Slabbert went into the ring with a…

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Unexpected at 24,000 Feet — The Collective

Contributors Dr Toby Shipway and Flight Nurse Jodie Martin return with a little about something that would make any retrievalist sweat – delivering babies in the air. A call came into the Logistics Coordination centre from a nurse in a remote health centre, worried about new contractions in a pregnant woman who was 31 weeks pregnant. We […]

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PHARM Podcast 155 There still is blood (Part2)

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PHARM Podcast 153 Prehospital traumatic arrest in Special Forces operation

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PHARM Podcast 152 Nursing the Acutely agitated patient with Kirra Parks


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The Remote Bad Stuff — The Collective

Last time Jodie Martin, Flight Nurse extraordinaire dropped by she shared one of our most popular posts ever. Jodie returns with a little on the Top End experience of sepsis. Time for a look at some remote medicine again. CareFlight provides the aeromedical service for the top half of the Northern Territory (NT) in Australia. […]

via The Remote Bad Stuff — The Collective

Retrieval Medicine – Dr John O’Neill — C-Foam

Dr John O’Neill is a retrieval specialist and emergency physician working in Tropical North Queensland. John has previously worked for the Royal Flying Doctor Service and trained in aeromedical retrieval in the UK. In his talk, John recommends two books that he considers worth reading.

via Retrieval Medicine – Dr John O’Neill — C-Foam

Physiology in the Winch — The Collective

Dr Alan Garner has a blog post in the context of a report just published. A catastrophe during a winching operation highlights the physiological challenges we sometimes add in the work we do. The death of a patient during a winching incident in Victoria in 2013 was distressing for everyone concerned. I was asked by the […]

via Physiology in the Winch — The Collective

PHARM Podcast 149 On the Mountain and in the Air with David Weber

 Weber at 11,200 feet during a Denali rescue patrol this past summer (photo Menno Boermans)

Weber at 11,200 feet during a Denali rescue patrol this past summer (photo Menno Boermans)

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When A Helicopter Is Your Emergency Room – Dr Mike Abernethy – Flight Physician


Injured Behind Enemy Lines, This Guy Is Your Best Friend


Getting to the Start Line — The Collective

We can debate the value of this advanced team model vs that advanced team model. We can debate videolaryngoscopy vs direct laryngoscopy for days. People do. Its all chump change compared to the real challenge. Getting that team where they need to be. Dr Alan Garner and Dr Andrew Weatherall have a bit reviewing a paper […]

via Getting to the Start Line — The Collective

Prehospital Burr hole by Dr Amit Maini


PHARM Podcast 147 British Columbian Air Ambulance Service with Greg Schmor


Implementing Effective Safety Solutions

Emergency Medicine Literature of Note

In memory of Dr John Hinds


Medical education in the tropics

Rural General Practice

Thoughts and experiences on the journey to enlightenment



EM in Focus

time to get focused on your patients.


The ACEM Fellowship Exam Resource

Dr. Smith's ECG Blog

In memory of Dr John Hinds


"Live as if you will die tomorrow; Learn as if you will live forever"

Songs or Stories

Sharing the Science and Art of Paediatric Anaesthesia


In memory of Dr John Hinds

Liz Crowe

Wellbeing Counsellor and Educator


In memory of Dr John Hinds

EM Basic

Your Boot Camp Guide to Emergency Medicine

Medical Admission Note

In memory of Dr John Hinds


Ramblings from a gasdoc with interests in #anaesthesia, #intensivecare, #echo, #PHEM and #FOAM

pulmcrit – EMCrit

In memory of Dr John Hinds

Miss Chardy

Laughter in the Outback

The Collective

A Hive Mind for Prehospital and Retrieval Med

Bits & Bumps

Obstetrics and Gynaecology Podcast


A Free Open Access Medical Education Emergency Medicine Core Content Mash Up

Adventure Medic

Just another site


Or "How I'm Learning to Stop Worrying and Love Emergency Medicine"


A great site

Genevieve's anthology

Writings to amuse, teach, inspire and entertain.

JR Paramedic

In memory of Dr John Hinds

Monash Anaesthesia

In memory of Dr John Hinds


A topnotch site


Bringing the boring to emergency medicine


Navigating resuscitation

Doctor's bag

by Dr Edwin Kruys

EM nerd

In memory of Dr John Hinds

The Chart Review

In memory of Dr John Hinds

ETM Course

Emergency Trauma Management Course

The Doctor's Dilemma

Modern Medical Musings from Dr Marlene Pearce

Sim and Choppers

A blog combining medical education, simulation and helicopter retrieval medicine


Reflections of a Rural GP

Auckland HEMS

Unofficial site for prehospital care providers of the Auckland HEMS service

Rural Doctors Net

useful resources for rural clinicians

expensive care

end of life, ethics and communication in critical care

Nomadic GP

Adventures of a Rural Locum


Free Open Access Medical Education for Paramedics

Not just a GP

Why GP is the greatest job in the world

the short coat

In memory of Dr John Hinds


Bringing the Boring to EM