CaHRU presents study of prehospital methoxyflurane for acute pain in trauma in adults at 4th annual UK College of Paramedics conference

Prof Niro Siriwardena presented CaHRU’s latest study on ‘Clinical effectiveness and costs of prehospital inhaled methoxyflurane for acute pain in trauma in adults: non-randomised control group study’ from Dr Murray D Smith who led the analysis, with Dr Elise Rowan Continue reading CaHRU presents study of prehospital methoxyflurane for acute pain in trauma in adults at 4th annual UK College of Paramedics conference

Effective management of acute pain in children by Emergency Medical Services

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The latest in a series of articles from Greg Whitley’s doctoral studies was published in August 2020 in the Journal of Child Health, ‘The predictors, barriers and facilitators to effective management of acute pain in children by emergency medical services: Continue reading Effective management of acute pain in children by Emergency Medical Services

Using ambulance data for evaluating implementation and improvement

A paramedic and his 4x4 emergency vehicle

Members of CaHRU, led by Prof Niro Siriwardena, have recently started a new programme of collaborative research with East Midlands Ambulance Service NHS Trust using ambulance data. The 3-year programme is part of the NIHR Applied Research Collaboration East Midlands Continue reading Using ambulance data for evaluating implementation and improvement

CaHRU and COVID-19

The CaHRU team have been responding to COVID-19 with a series of new studies and proposals seeking to further our understanding and improve our response to the pandemic. The first two studies in progress focus on the ambulance and Emergency Continue reading CaHRU and COVID-19

CaHRU present at 999 EMS Research Forum conference in Brighton 2020

This year’s EMS 999 Research Forum took place at the Hilton Metropole Hotel in Brighton on 3-4 March 2020. CaHRU was represented there by Viet-Hai Phung and Professor Niro Siriwardena. On the first afternoon, Viet-Hai attended a workshop on using Continue reading CaHRU present at 999 EMS Research Forum conference in Brighton 2020