Management of a Suspected Spinal Injury

Carol Carey

ANZCOR supports and follows the international, evidence based, ILCOR 2015 Consensus on Science and Treatment Recommendations (CoSTR) regarding immobilisation of victims with suspected spinal injury, which are to recommend against the use of semi-rigid (SR) cervical collars by first aid providers. The ILCOR recommendation, and as such, the ANZCOR recommendation takes into account both the lack of evidence of benefit, … Read More