The impact of avalanche rescue devices on survival.

@article{Brugger2007TheIO,
  title={The impact of avalanche rescue devices on survival.},
  author={Hermann Brugger and Hans J{\"u}rg Etter and Benjamin Zweifel and Peter Mair and Matthias Hohlrieder and John Ellerton and Fidel Elsensohn and Jeff Boyd and Guenther Sumann and Markus Falk},
  journal={Resuscitation},
  year={2007},
  volume={75 3},
  pages={
          476-83
        }
}
Background: Within Europe and North America. [...] Key ResultsConclusions: Our data showed that both the avalanche airbag and the avalanche transceiver reduce mortality. However, to improve the evaluation of rescue devices in the future, the data collection procedures should be reviewed and prospective trials should be considered, as the reliability of retrospective studies is limited. Expand Abstract

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