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Evaluation of prehospital insertion of the laryngeal mask airway by primary care paramedics with only classroom mannequin training.

Authors
  • Murray, Michael J
  • Vermeulen, Marian J
  • Morrison, Laurie J
  • Waite, Tim
Type
Published Article
Journal
CJEM
Publication Date
Sep 01, 2002
Volume
4
Issue
5
Pages
338–343
Identifiers
PMID: 17608979
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

This study reports a 100% training success rate with a mannequin and a 64% success with LMA insertion and ventilation in the field by paramedics among adult out-of-hospital non-traumatic cardiac arrest patients.

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