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STOP DRUG ERRORS – BE A LIFESAVER!

Originally posted on Prehospital and Retrieval Medicine – THE PHARM dedicated to the memory of Dr John Hinds:
Courtesy of Dr Nicholas Chrimes & Twitter JOIN THE CAMPAIGN! SIGN THE PETITION! As Dr Nicholas Chrimes writes…. There is currently a…

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The AmboFOAM Google+ Community

Hi everyone. I have a post in the works to follow up from the excellent SPA 2014 Conference from last weekend (as promised)  In the meantime, I have started a community on Google+ for ongoing discussion of stuff.  AmboFOAM, #FOAMed, … Continue reading

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A chat with ECG Quiz Guru Christopher Watford

Earlier this week I was honoured to be able to chat to the designer of the fantastic ECG Quiz that took the #FOAMed world by storm, Christopher Watford.

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Prehospital airway management- what is the gold standard?

Originally posted on Prehospital and Retrieval Medicine – THE PHARM dedicated to the memory of Dr John Hinds:
Dr Seth Trueger’s gold standard laryngoscope ? Prehospital airway management- what is the gold standard? by Dr Minh Le Cong Peer reviewed…

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Exposé: Behind the Guidelines

If you’re a paramedic pretty much anywhere on this planet, you’ve almost certainly got a booklet/app/eight-volume encyclopedia that is you prehospital bible. These are your clinical practice guidelines, or whichever nice name your service gives them.  I’m very happy that … Continue reading

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Welcome to new AmboFOAM contributors.

One of the big issues that anyone producing FOAMed runs into at some stage is the cost of “free”.   Of course nothing comes for free and to produce any kind of FOAMed (even of the level I do!) requires … Continue reading

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A ballad for Minh

My friend Minh from the PHARM blog has been hit hard by the news of a ketamine shortage.  I haven’t the wherewithal to set up a benefit concert for Minh, but the least I could do was record this number to help … Continue reading

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FOAMEd review of intubation checklist research

Originally posted on Prehospital and Retrieval Medicine – THE PHARM dedicated to the memory of Dr John Hinds:
Hi folks You might have heard Tim Leeuwenberg and I had a debate regarding checklists and airway experts His side of the…

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CRICOID PRESSURE POLL 2014

Head over to Prehospital med and vote in the poll on cricoid pressure. If you dare!

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Prehospital airway management : training, governance and evidence

Originally posted on Prehospital and Retrieval Medicine – THE PHARM dedicated to the memory of Dr John Hinds:
Photo courtesy of Dr Nicholas Chrimes Prehospital Airway management Training and competency There exists no uniform international standard as to what constitutes…

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