A while ago we wrote about the Glasgow Coma Scale and how it can´t be relied on for trauma patients or in emergency medicine in the acute phase. We based it on an excellent editorial written by a Dr Stephen Greene. Now a study in EMJ seems to confirm Dr Greenes concerns. This time they tested the people who really should know the GCS, paramedic students. More>>
A blog on anaesthesia, intensive care and emergency medicine. In-hospital and outside. Mostly focusing on the critically ill patient. Written by two Scandinavian senior anaesthetic registrars.
This is our way of keeping log of articles and interesting things we come across in our work and on the internet. Should any of you out there stumble across this blog and find it useful then all the better.
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