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Posts from the ‘trauma’ Category

2017 ATACC course cricothyroidotomy simulation!

New avalanche trauma guidelines!

Inhalational burn injury tip

Next level simulated thoracostomy!

Sucking or blowing?

Sometimes it’s worth wondering if the things we hear, see and feel are quite as we thought they were. Dr Alan Garner has a look at your senses when you get into the chest and wonders whether it’s all as straight forward as we like to think? Let’s start this post by stating right upfront that […]

via Sucking or Blowing – What’s the Difference? — The Collective

Pre-hospital transfusion of packed red blood cells in 147 patients from a UK helicopter emergency medical service

Another case against mandatory C-Spine immobilisation

CMAC VL may actually be useful in trauma

Tactical Trauma Conference 2017!

Cervical collars and immobilisation: A South African best practice recommendation

Is it time to go soft on the hard collar?

Latest 2017 Norwegian prehospital guidelines on spinal immobilisation!

Episode 14: Thoracotomy — phemcast

Details of the surgical skills course mentioned in the podcast can be found here: The Sydney HEMS Traumatic Cardiac arrest operating procedure can be viewed on their website, and there are a number of useful references within the document: Policies and Procedures An excellent ‘how to do it’ paper, published in 2005, by […]

via Episode 14: Thoracotomy — phemcast

SImulation study of abdominal aortic compression for life threatening bleeding!