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The use of inhaled methoxyflurine as an analgesic in prehospital care
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    Methoxy-what?!

    Sir-

    I presume that Dr Fairhurst is referring to a substance used ubiquitously in the Antipodes and more commonly spelled 'methoxyflurANE'.

    It is estimated that over three million doses have been used over the last 25 years in Australia (Jacobs, 2010). It is used by state ambulance services in the pre-hospital environment in most states of Australia, by the Australian Defence Forces, within emergency de...

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