- Resuscitation of avalanche victims: Evidence-based guidelines of the international commission for mountain emergency medicine (ICAR MEDCOM): intended for physicians and other advanced life support personnelHermann Brugger
International Commission for Mountain Emergency Medicine ICAR MEDCOM, Institute of Mountain Emergency Medicine, EURAC research, Drususallee 1, I 39100 Bozen Bolzano, Italy
Resuscitation 84:539-46. 2013..In North America and Europe ∼150 persons are killed by avalanches every year...
- Prehospital resuscitation of the buried avalanche victimHermann Brugger
Institute of Mountain Emergency Medicine, European Academy, Bozen Bolzano, Italy
High Alt Med Biol 12:199-205. 2011..Pulseless victims with a patent airway and a core temperature<32°C should receive uninterrupted cardiopulmonary resuscitation and be transported to a hospital with extracorporeal rewarming facilities...