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Rapid sequence intubation in Scottish urban emergency departments
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    The time old RSI debate

    Dear Editor

    It is interesting to once again read an article comparing the abilities of anaesthetic vs. emergency department staff to perform RSI. Unfortunately, I feel this article has been tarnished by two areas of bias.

    The first area is considered under 'time to RSI'. The emergency physicians intubated 94% of patients within 15 mins of arrival vs 86.1% by anaesthetics. However, anaesthetics only become inv...

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