Malcolm Woollard

Summary

Affiliation: Pre-hospital Emergency Research Unit
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Skill acquisition and retention in automated external defibrillator (AED) use and CPR by lay responders: a prospective study
    Malcolm Woollard
    Pre hospital Emergency Research Unit, Welsh Ambulance Services NHS Trust and University of Wales Colleges of Medicine, Finance Building, Lansdowne Hospital, Sanatorium Road, Cardiff CF 11 8 PL, UK
    Resuscitation 60:17-28. 2004
  2. pmc Hitting them where it hurts? Low dose nalbuphine therapy
    M Woollard
    Pre hospital Emergency Research Unit, Welsh Ambulance Services NHS Trust University of Wales College of Medicine, Cardiff, UK
    Emerg Med J 19:565-70. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Emergency calls not requiring an urgent ambulance response: expert consensus
    Malcolm Woollard
    Pre hospital Emergency Research Unit, University of Wales College of Medicine Welsh Ambulance Services NHS Trust, Cardiff, UK
    Prehosp Emerg Care 7:384-91. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint To blow or not to blow: a randomised controlled trial of compression-only and standard telephone CPR instructions in simulated cardiac arrest
    Malcolm Woollard
    Pre hospital Emergency Research Unit, Welsh Ambulance Services NHS Trust University of Wales College of Medicine, Finance Building, Lansdowne Hospital, Sanatorium Road, Cardiff CF11 8PL, UK
    Resuscitation 59:123-31. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Trials of teaching methods in basic life support (4): comparison of simulated CPR performance at unannounced home testing after conventional or staged training
    Anna Smith
    The Pre hospital Emergency Research Unit, The University of Wales College of Medicine, Cardiff, UK
    Resuscitation 61:41-7. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Trials of teaching methods in basic life support (3): comparison of simulated CPR performance after first training and at 6 months, with a note on the value of re-training
    Douglas Chamberlain
    The Pre hospital Emergency Research Unit, Lansdowne Hospital, Sanatorium Road, Canton, Cardiff, Wales, UK
    Resuscitation 53:179-87. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Reliability of the Cardiff Test of basic life support and automated external defibrillation version 3.1
    Richard H Whitfield
    Pre hospital Emergency Research Unit, Welsh Ambulance Services NHS Trust, University of Wales College of Medicine, Finance Building, Lansdowne Hospital, Sanatorium Road, Cardiff CF11 8PL, UK
    Resuscitation 59:291-314. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Associations between organizational and incident factors and emotional distress in emergency ambulance personnel
    Paul Bennett
    Department of Psychology, University of Wales, Swansea, UK
    Br J Clin Psychol 44:215-26. 2005
  9. pmc Bringing healthcare to the patient?
    Malcolm Woollard
    Department of Academic Emergency Medicine, James Cook University Hospital, Education Centre, Marton Road, Middlesbrough, TS4 3BW, UK
    Emerg Med J 23:245. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Optimal refresher training intervals for AED and CPR skills: a randomised controlled trial
    Malcolm Woollard
    Faculty of Pre hospital Care Research Unit University of Teesside, Department of Academic Emergency Medicine, The James Cook University Hospital, Academic Centre, Marton Road, Middlesbrough, TS4 3BW, United Kingdom
    Resuscitation 71:237-47. 2006

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint Skill acquisition and retention in automated external defibrillator (AED) use and CPR by lay responders: a prospective study
    Malcolm Woollard
    Pre hospital Emergency Research Unit, Welsh Ambulance Services NHS Trust and University of Wales Colleges of Medicine, Finance Building, Lansdowne Hospital, Sanatorium Road, Cardiff CF 11 8 PL, UK
    Resuscitation 60:17-28. 2004
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  2. pmc Hitting them where it hurts? Low dose nalbuphine therapy
    M Woollard
    Pre hospital Emergency Research Unit, Welsh Ambulance Services NHS Trust University of Wales College of Medicine, Cardiff, UK
    Emerg Med J 19:565-70. 2002
    ..To determine if low dose nalbuphine provides an adequate reduction in pain with minimal side effects...
  3. ncbi request reprint Emergency calls not requiring an urgent ambulance response: expert consensus
    Malcolm Woollard
    Pre hospital Emergency Research Unit, University of Wales College of Medicine Welsh Ambulance Services NHS Trust, Cardiff, UK
    Prehosp Emerg Care 7:384-91. 2003
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint To blow or not to blow: a randomised controlled trial of compression-only and standard telephone CPR instructions in simulated cardiac arrest
    Malcolm Woollard
    Pre hospital Emergency Research Unit, Welsh Ambulance Services NHS Trust University of Wales College of Medicine, Finance Building, Lansdowne Hospital, Sanatorium Road, Cardiff CF11 8PL, UK
    Resuscitation 59:123-31. 2003
    ..Research is required to determine if the consequent reduction in the delay to starting chest compressions and the significant increase in the number of compressions delivered can increase survival from out-of-hospital cardiac arrest...
  5. ncbi request reprint Trials of teaching methods in basic life support (4): comparison of simulated CPR performance at unannounced home testing after conventional or staged training
    Anna Smith
    The Pre hospital Emergency Research Unit, The University of Wales College of Medicine, Cardiff, UK
    Resuscitation 61:41-7. 2004
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Trials of teaching methods in basic life support (3): comparison of simulated CPR performance after first training and at 6 months, with a note on the value of re-training
    Douglas Chamberlain
    The Pre hospital Emergency Research Unit, Lansdowne Hospital, Sanatorium Road, Canton, Cardiff, Wales, UK
    Resuscitation 53:179-87. 2002
    ..The value of conventional re-training was modest in this study of community volunteers...
  7. ncbi request reprint Reliability of the Cardiff Test of basic life support and automated external defibrillation version 3.1
    Richard H Whitfield
    Pre hospital Emergency Research Unit, Welsh Ambulance Services NHS Trust, University of Wales College of Medicine, Finance Building, Lansdowne Hospital, Sanatorium Road, Cardiff CF11 8PL, UK
    Resuscitation 59:291-314. 2003
    ..Further research is required to determine if modifications to the method of assessing these variables can increase reliability...
  8. ncbi request reprint Associations between organizational and incident factors and emotional distress in emergency ambulance personnel
    Paul Bennett
    Department of Psychology, University of Wales, Swansea, UK
    Br J Clin Psychol 44:215-26. 2005
    ..This study examined the prevalence and correlates of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), anxiety and depression among emergency ambulance personnel...
  9. pmc Bringing healthcare to the patient?
    Malcolm Woollard
    Department of Academic Emergency Medicine, James Cook University Hospital, Education Centre, Marton Road, Middlesbrough, TS4 3BW, UK
    Emerg Med J 23:245. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Optimal refresher training intervals for AED and CPR skills: a randomised controlled trial
    Malcolm Woollard
    Faculty of Pre hospital Care Research Unit University of Teesside, Department of Academic Emergency Medicine, The James Cook University Hospital, Academic Centre, Marton Road, Middlesbrough, TS4 3BW, United Kingdom
    Resuscitation 71:237-47. 2006
    ..To determine the optimal refresher training interval for lay volunteer responders in the English National Defibrillator Programme who had previously undertaken a conventional 4-h initial class and a first refresher class at 6 months...
  11. pmc Paramedic practitioners and emergency admissions
    Malcolm Woollard
    BMJ 335:893-4. 2007
  12. ncbi request reprint 'Should I stay or should I go?' Deciding whether to go to hospital after a 999 call
    Alison Porter
    Centre for Health Information, Research and Evaluation, School of Medicine, Swansea University, Swansea SA2 8PP, UK
    J Health Serv Res Policy 12:S1-32-8. 2007
    ..We undertook a study of one UK Ambulance Service to examine ambulance crew members' views on how decision-making about non-conveyance works in practice in relation to non-urgent calls...
  13. ncbi request reprint Outcome of asymptomatic electric shock victims requesting an emergency ambulance
    Malcolm Morrison
    Welsh Ambulance Services NHS Trust, St Asaph, Wales, United Kingdom
    Prehosp Emerg Care 8:400-4. 2004
    ..To determine whether patients suffering from electric shock without significant symptoms at the point of an emergency call could be appropriately assigned a nonemergency ambulance response using the Medical Priority Dispatch System (MPDS)...
  14. doi request reprint All that glistens is not gold
    Malcolm Woollard
    Faculty of Health and Life Sciences, Coventry University, Richard Crossman Building, Priory Street, Coventry CV1 5FB, UK
    Emerg Med J 25:251-2. 2008