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  BET Title Available 184 Months   Penetrating neck injury in zone 2
  BET Title Available 276 Months   Delivering nebulized treatment in severe asthma: mouthpiece or mask
  Green: complete   Prehospital endotracheal intubation in adult major trauma patients with head injury
  Green: complete   Cricoid pressure in emergency Rapid Sequence Induction
  BET Title Available 177 Months   Carbon dioxide detectors in neonatal practice
  BET Title Available 169 Months   Intubation of trauma patients without the use of drugs
  Blue: submitted but not checked   Fluid resuscitation in burns
  Blue: submitted but not checked   Steroid administration in children with croup: an update.
  Blue: submitted but not checked   Acute Management of Peritonsillar Abscess (Quinsy)
  Red: incomplete   Steroids post use of Etomidate for RSI in the ED
  Green: complete   Continuous subglottic suction is effective for prevention of ventilator associated pneumonia
  BET Title Available 179 Months   Adrenal suppression and use of etomidate as an induction agent in RSI's
  BET Title Available 227 Months   Anaesthetic agent for epiglottis
  Blue: submitted but not checked   Inhalational injury in burns patients
  BET Title Available 223 Months   In children does the use of a cuffed tracheostomy tube prevent aspirative pneumonia?
  Green: complete   Do head elevation and neck flexion improve laryngeal view and the likelihood of successful intubation
  Green: complete   Use of end-tidal carbon dioxide indicators in prehospital intubations will reduce the number of incorrectly placed endotracheal tubes
  Green: complete   Nebulised salbutamol or nebulised adrenaline for wheeze in anaphylaxis
  Green: complete   Sublingual adrenaline tablets: How feasible is this novel approach to treatment of acute allergic reactions?
  Green: complete   Dexamethasone versus prednisolone in asthma
  Green: complete   GlideScope in the Emergency Department
  Green: complete   Is oral prednisolone as effective as oral dexamethasone in treating mild to moderate croup? An update
  Green: complete   Is rocuronium as effective as succinylcholine at facilitating laryngoscopy during rapid sequence intubation?
  Green: complete   Should carbon dioxide detectors be used to check correct placement of endotracheal tubes in preterm and term neonates?
  Green: complete   Is measurement of the lymphocyte count useful in the investigation of suspected pertussis in infants?

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