There’s been a lot of debate and controversy over spinal stabilisation in traume the last couple of years. Per Kristian Hyldmo is a HEMS anaesthetist, has done a PhD focusing on transportation of trauma patients including the lateral trauma position, and engaged in spinal stabilisation. He is part of the national Norwegian taskforce that published the Norwegian guidelines for spinal stabilisation in trauma two years ago. This formalised the move away from cervical collars in trauma, that had started a few years earlier.
Watch Hyldmo’s take on spinal stabilisation in 2018 in this presentation from TBS18: