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Study about prehospital emergency care was cited incorrectly

BMJ 1997; 314 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.314.7077.376a (Published 01 February 1997) Cite this as: BMJ 1997;314:376
  1. Richard Cree, Senior house officera,
  2. Mike Weaver, Locum consultanta
  1. a Department of Anaesthesia, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Gateshead NE9 6SX

    Editor–In their editorial on prehospital emergency care Matthew Cooke and colleagues claim that “giving fluid to patients with blunt chest trauma before transport to hospital increases mortality.”1 To support this claim they cite a study by …

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