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Mechanical CPR: Three CHEERS or a boo?

There has been a fair bit about mechanical CPR devices floating around the FOAMasphere lately, so I thought I should probably do a post. These devices are not exactly new (check out the Thumper, in use in Victoria in the … Continue reading

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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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