EMAS Pre-hospital Emergency Care

  • Whitley, G. A. & Bath-Hextall, F. (2017).  Does current prehospital analgesia effectively reduce pain in children caused by trauma within a UK ambulance service? A service evaluation. British Paramedic Journal 1 (4): 21-28.
  • Iqbal, M., Spaight, P. A., Kane, R., et al. (2016).  Non-randomised control study of the effectiveness of a novel pain assessment tool for use by paramedics. Emergency Medicine Journal; 33: e1-e2.
  • Phung, V. H., Essam, N., Asghar, Z., et al. (2016). Exploration of contextual factors in a successful quality improvement collaborative in English ambulance services: cross-sectional survey. Journal of Evaluation in Clinical Practice, 22: 77-85.
  • O’Hara, R., Johnson, M., Siriwardena, A. N., et al. (2015).  A qualitative study of systemic influences on paramedic decision making: care transitions and patient safety. Journal of Health Services Research & Policy, 20: 45-53.
  • Shaw, D. & Siriwardena, A. N. (2014).  Identifying barriers and facilitators to ambulance service assessment and treatment of acute asthma: a focus group study. BMC Emergency Medicine, 14:18.
  • Khunti, K., Fisher, H., Paul, S., et al. (2013).  Severe hypoglycaemia requiring emergency medical assistance by ambulance services in the East Midlands: A retrospective study. Primary Care Diabetes, 7 (2): 159-165.
  • Iqbal, M., Spaight, P. A., & Siriwardena, A. N. (2012). Patients’ and emergency clinicians’ perceptions of improving prehospital pain management: a qualitative study.  Emergency Medicine Journal, 30 (3): e18.
  • Banerjee, S.C., Siriwardena, A. N., & Iqbal, M. (2011). What influences prehospital cannulation intentions in paramedics? An application of the theory of reasoned action. Journal of Evaluation in Clinical Practice, 17 (1): 84-90.
  • Gwini, S. M., Shaw, D., Iqbal, M., et al. (2011). Exploratory study of factors associated with adverse clinical features in patients presenting with non-drug overdose / self-poisoning to the ambulance service. Emergency Medicine Journal, 28 (10): 892-894.
  • Siriwardena, A. N., Shaw, D., Donohoe, R., et al. (2010).  Development and pilot of national clinical performance indicators for English Ambulance Services. Emergency Medicine Journal, 27 (4): 327-331.
  • Gray, J. T., Challen, K., & Oughton, L. (2010). Does the pandemic medical early warning score system correlate with disposition decisions made at patient contact by emergency care. Emergency Medicine Journal, 27 (12): 943-p947
  • Siriwardena, A. N., Shaw, D., & Bouliotis (2010). Exploratory cross-sectional study of factors associated with prehospital management of pain. Journal of Evaluation in Clinical Practice, 16 (6): 1269-1275.
  • Siriwardena, A. N., Donohoe, R., S et al. (2009). Supporting research and development in ambulance services: Research for better healthcare in prehospital settings. Emergency Medicine Journal, 27(4): 324-326.
  • Siriwardena, A. N., Iqbal, M., Banerjee, S., et al. (2009). An evaluation of an educational intervention to reduce inappropriate cannulation and improve cannulation technique by paramedics. Emergency Medicine Journal, 26 (11): 831-836.
  • Siriwardena, A. N., Iqbal, M., Shaw, D., et al. (2008).  To cannulate or not to cannulate? Variation, appropriateness and potential for reduction in cannulation rates by ambulance staff. Emergency Medicine Journal; 25:e1.
  • Shaw, D., Dyas, J. V., Middlemass, J., et al. (2006). Are they really refusing to travel? A Qualitative study of prehospital records. BMC Emergency Medicine, 6: 8.