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Acute bronchiolitis in infants, a review
(BioMed Central, 2014-04-03)
Acute viral bronchiolitis is one of the most common medical emergency situations in infancy, and physicians caring for acutely ill children will regularly be faced with this condition. In this article we present a summary ...
Esophageal perforation: Diagnostic work-up and clinical decision-making in the first 24 hours
(BioMed Central, 2011-10-30)
Abstract Esophageal perforation is a rare and potentially life-threatening condition. Early clinical suspicion and imaging is important for case management to achieve a good outcome. However, recent studies continue to ...
The role of general practitioners in the pre hospital setting, as experienced by emergency medicine technicians: a qualitative study
(BioMed Central, 2014-08-22)
Background: Together with the ambulances staffed with emergency medical technicians (EMTs), general practitioners (GPs) on call are the primary resources for handling emergencies outside hospitals in Norway. The benefit ...
"Getting your message through": an editorial guide for meeting publication standards
(BioMed Central, 2009-12-23)
Fatal injury as a function of rurality - a tale of two Norwegian counties
(BioMed Central, 2013-03-02)
Background: Many studies indicate rural location as a separate risk for dying from injuries. For decades, Finnmark, the northernmost and most rural county in Norway, has topped the injury mortality statistics in Norway. ...
Classification of comorbidity in trauma: agreement and reliability of the pre-injury ASA-PS Scale
(BioMed Central, 2012-03-22)
The intrapleural volume threshold for ultrasound detection of pneumothoraxes
(BioMed Central, 2013-05-28)
Submission policy, peer-review and editorial board members: interesting conflicts and conflicts of interest
(BioMed Central, 2010-10-26)
The Scandinavian Journal of Trauma, Resuscitation and Emergency Medicine welcomes an ever-increasing number of submissions while maintaining an acceptance level well below half of all submitted manuscripts, meaning that ...
Variations in contact patterns and dispatch guideline adherence between Norwegian emergency medical communication centres - a cross-sectional study
(BioMed Central, 2014-01-08)
Background: The 19 Norwegian Emergency medical communication centres (EMCCs) use Norwegian Index for medical emergency assistance (Index) as dispatch guidelines. Little is known about the use of Index, nor its validity. ...
Trauma systems and early management of severe injuries in scandinavia: review and current status
(BioMed Central, 2009-08-28)