Prehospital anaesthesia performed by physician/critical care paramedic teams in a major trauma network in the UK: a 12 month review of practice.

@article{Mcqueen2015PrehospitalAP,
  title={Prehospital anaesthesia performed by physician/critical care paramedic teams in a major trauma network in the UK: a 12 month review of practice.},
  author={Carl Mcqueen and Nicholas C Crombie and Jonathan Hulme and Stef Cormack and Nageena Hussain and Frank Ludwig and Steve Wheaton},
  journal={Emergency medicine journal : EMJ},
  year={2015},
  volume={32 1},
  pages={65-9}
}
INTRODUCTION In the West Midlands region of the UK, delivery of pre-hospital care has been remodelled through introduction of a 24 h Medical Emergency Response Incident Team (MERIT). Teams including physicians and critical care paramedics (CCP) are deployed to incidents on land-based and helicopter-based platforms. Clinical practice, including delivery of rapid sequence induction of anaesthesia (RSI), is underpinned by standard operating procedures (SOP). This study describes the first 12… CONTINUE READING

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