EMS2017 – A short roundup

    ‘It takes a system to save a life’ was the theme of the second European Emergency Medical Services Congress (EMS2017), held in Copenhagen between 22 – 24 May. Over 1300 people involved in EMS from 40 different countries gathered to meet, present the latest knowledge and work together during the conference with a... Continue Reading →


#PHJC – STOP!: a randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled study of the efficacy and safety of methoxyflurane for the treatment of acute pain

https://youtu.be/hT8KjgjY1aU   If you’ve ever watched Bondi Rescue, you may have seen the Aussie lifeguards getting injured surfer dudes to suck on the ‘green whistle’ (and if you watch the video above, perform sketchy shoulder relocations). Methoxyflurane (or it’s better known brand name ‘Penthrox®’) has been used in Australia for pain relief for several decades.... Continue Reading →

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