interosseous devices

Discussion in 'Professionally Qualified, RAMC and QARANC' started by thegimp, Jun 9, 2008.

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  1. thegimp

    thegimp LE

    Has there been any movement towards the use of these devices recently?
     
  2. neanderthal

    neanderthal Old-Salt

    Yes.

    Both FAST-1 and EZ-IO are available and scaled for both pre-hospital and hospital environments.

    Training is given during BATLS.
     
  3. comedy dave

    comedy dave War Hero

    We use EZIO device in SECAmb. good bit of kit. Used it too! except i didn't have the local anaesthetic to administer aswell.

    pt was a ectopic pregnancy, bleeding out.