TITLE

Emergency Medicine

PUB. DATE
December 1998
SOURCE
Clinical & Investigative Medicine;Dec98 Supplement, Vol. 21, pS30
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents various studies related to emergency medicine. These studies include judgements and attitudes of emergency physicians in the use of cervical spine radiography, a metaanalysis of prehospital thrombolysis and the impact of rapid defibrillation on cardiac arrest survival in the Ontario prehospital advanced life support.
ACCESSION #
23222471

 

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