Segnalazioni dalla letteratura
In questa sezione segnaliamo gli abstracts di lavori apparsi nella letteratura internazionale che riteniamo particolarmente interessanti, selezionati dalle riviste che consultiamo con regolarità.

Page RL, Joglar JA, Kowal RC, Zagrodzky JD, Nelson LL, Ramaswamy K, Barbera SJ, Hamdan MH, McKenas DK.
Use of automated external defibrillators by a U.S. airline.
N Engl J Med 2000 Oct 26;343(17):1210-6
Valenzuela TD, Roe DJ, Nichol G, Clark LL, Spaite DW, Hardman RG.
Outcomes of rapid defibrillation by security officers after cardiac arrest in casinos.
N Engl J Med 2000 Oct 26;343(17):1206-9
Mazzon D, Longato C, Barbisan C, Orsi L, Rupolo GP, Valmassoi G, Simini G.
Per una lettura in chiave bioetica delle terapie intensive
Minerva Anestesiol 2000 Nov;66(11):829-38
Marco C, Larkin G et al
Determination of "Futility" in Emergency Medicine
Ann Emerg Med. June 2000;35;604-612
Schmidt T.
Futility - futilis - the leaky vessel
Ann Emerg Med. June 2000;35;615-617 (no abstract)
Ducharme J.
Acute Pain and Pain Control: State of the Art
Ann Emerg Med. June 2000;35;592-603
Levitan RM, Ochroch EA, Stuart S, Hollander JE.
Use of the intubating laryngeal mask airway by medical and nonmedical personnel.
Am J Emerg Med. 2000 Jan;18(1):12-6.
Hankins DG, Carruthers N, Frascone RJ, Long LA, Campion BC.
Complication rates for the esophageal obturator airway and endotracheal tube in the prehospital setting.
Prehospital Disaster Med. 1993 Apr-Jun;8(2):117-21.
Rumball CJ, MacDonald D.
The PTL, Combitube, laryngeal mask, and oral airway: a randomized prehospital comparative study of ventilatory device effectiveness and cost-effectiveness in 470 cases of cardiorespiratory arrest.
Prehosp Emerg Care. 1997 Jan-Mar;1(1):1-10.
Rees SG, Gabbott DA.
Use of the cuffed oropharyngeal airway for manual ventilation by nonanaesthetists
Anaesthesia. 1999 Nov;54(11):1089-93.
Vezina D, Lessard MR, Bussieres J, Topping C, Trepanier CA.
Complications associated with the use of the Esophageal-Tracheal Combitube.
Can J Anaesth. 1998 Jan;45(1):76-80.
Bradley JS, Billows GL, Olinger ML, Boha SP, Cordell WH, Nelson DR.
Prehospital oral endotracheal intubation by rural basic emergency medical technicians.
Ann Emerg Med. 1998 Jul;32(1):26-32.
The use of the laryngeal mask airway by nurses during cardiopulmonary resuscitation. Results of a multicentre trial.
Anaesthesia. 1994 Jan;49(1):3-7.
Atherton GL, Johnson JC.
Ability of paramedics to use the Combitube in prehospital cardiac arrest.
Ann Emerg Med. 1993 Aug;22(8):1263-8.
Hunt RC, Sheets CA, Whitley TW.
Pharyngeal tracheal lumen airway training: failure to discriminate between esophageal and endotracheal modes and failure to confirm ventilation.
Ann Emerg Med. 1989 Sep;18(9):947-52.
Tanigawa K, Shigematsu A.
Choice of airway devices for 12,020 cases of nontraumatic cardiac arrest in Japan.
Prehosp Emerg Care. 1998 Apr-Jun;2(2):96-100.
McGuire RA, Neville S, Green BA, Watts C.
Spinal instability and the log-rolling maneuver.
J Trauma 1987 May;27(5):525-31
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