Another case against mandatory c-spine immobilisation. Any room for common sense? https://t.co/jtuK9zvego
— Stephen Bernard (@AmbVicMedic) February 12, 2017
Posts from the ‘c-spine’ Category
This just came out last night!
Nepean Trauma evening was live streamed on net and recorded at NSW ITIM website ( fabulous trauma education site!) Watch the recording and 10 minutes into it is a presentation on Hard cervical collars and questioning their role in the future.
St.Emlyn’s – Meducation in Virchester #FOAMed The last 2 years have seen the agreed wisdom of spinal immobilisation challenged. We have seen a paradigm shift in our attitude towards the use of cervical collar with some prehospital services now removing the automatic use of this device, and international organisations questioning their routine use. In brief…
Alternative intubation techniques vs Macintosh laryngoscopy in patients with cervical spine immobilization: systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
Interesting open access article from Switzerland!