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  1. E P Ferrie1,
  2. I Erskine2
  1. 1Specialist Registrar Emergency Medicine, Antrim Area Hospital, Belfast, Northern Ireland
  2. 2FFAEM, Antrim Area Hospital, Belfast, Northern Ireland
  1. Correspondence to:
 E P Ferrie

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