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Browsing Archive: October, 2015

Apnoeic oxygenation by nasal cannulae during RSI

Posted by Matthew Mac Partlin on Thursday, October 22, 2015, In : Clinical topics 
Apnoeic oxygenation has been around for a while and the NODESAT (Nasal Oxygen During Efforts Securing A Tube) application has become a fixture on many ED, ICU and Prehospital RSI checklists since the publication of Weingart and Levitan's 2011 article in the Annals of Emergency Medicine,

Preoxygenation and prevention of desaturation during emergency airway management.
Weingart SD1, Levitan RM. Ann Emerg Med. 2012 Mar;59(3):165-75.e1. doi: 10.1016/j.annemergmed.2011.10.002.
Epub 2011 Nov 3.


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Medicine in Motorsport App

Posted by Matthew Mac Partlin on Wednesday, October 21, 2015, In : Notifications 
The FIA publication, "Medicine in Motorsport", was published in January 2011. It was intended as a primer for all things that related to providing medical care at (FIA-sanctioned) motorsport events; from how the various roles and organisations fit togther to explanations of race car safety structures to resuscitation topics, all in the context of a motorsport environment. Edited by Dr Gary Hartstein, it was released in digital format through Amazon and could be read on Kindle devices or as a ...

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