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Extending access to specialist services: the impact of an onsite helipad and analysis of the first 100 flights
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    Access to a helipad and the impact to the hospital
    • Samira S Fatehi, Medical student, Barts and the London Medical School
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      • Dr. Vinod Patil (Consultant anaesthetist, BHR University Hospitals NHS Trust, Romford, UK)

    We read with interest the article written by Freshwater et. al. (1) 'Extending access to specialist services: the impact of an onsite helipad and analysis of the first 100 flights' and were very impressed with the findings and at the outset we would like to congratulate the authors on this innovative analysis. This paper demonstrates the great impact retrievals and transfers can have on the referred hospital, however we...

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