Tranexamic saves lives in post partum bleeding!

Tranexamic acid reduces death due to bleeding in women with post-partum haemorrhage – findings from the #WOMANTrial — The Lancet (@TheLancet) April 26, 2017 #TXA reduced deaths of mothers caused by bleeding after #childbirth by 1/3 @TheLancet @gatesfoundation #WOMANtrial — LSHTM press (@LSHTMpress) April 26, 2017

Doctor-led Air Ambulance service for Northern Ireland is approved

Great news! Doctor-led Air Ambulance service for Northern Ireland is approved — Belfast News Letter (@News_Letter) March 1, 2017 AIR AMBULANCE NI DELIGHTED HELICOPTER EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICE APPROVED — Air Ambulance NI (@AirAmbulanceNI) March 1, 2017

Blood by PHEMCast

There is the potential for significant controversy in this month’s episode – and we would really appreciate the feedback of the prehospital community on this one. We have held the ‘no clear fluids’ mantra close to our hearts for most of our prehospital careers. We ‘know’ that giving sea water to our patients, and […] viaContinue reading “Blood by PHEMCast”

Glottic impersonation – beware out there!

@drandrewmackay Here is the issue with watching ETT thru cords. Not necessarily reliable, particular warning in babies. — Dr. Laura Duggan (@drlauraduggan) February 3, 2017 Would this anatomy be enough to intubate with confidence? — Dr. Laura Duggan (@drlauraduggan) February 3, 2017 Glottic impersonation in the wild. When you see both, & don'tContinue reading “Glottic impersonation – beware out there!”

Cooking with Chards Pt3

I think a savoury smoko would nearly be one of my favourite meals to make. When the crew are in full swing, working their backsides off, they love nothing more than coming in for a delicious, cooked, morning smoko. Now, i’m not sure about you, but here at Chardy Central we don’t have an official… viaContinue reading “Cooking with Chards Pt3”