The consortium has identified a number of strategies to deliver its program of research:

  1. To undertake large multi-centre clinical trials of innovative interventions to improve patient outcomes.
  2. To establish an Australia-wide OHCA ‘epistry’ (epidemiologic registry) to monitor and report on the population-based effects of changes in pre-hospital resuscitation policy and practice.
  3. To examine system-based strategies to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of pre-hospital emergency care for OHCA in urban and rural environments.
  4. To build capacity in pre-hospital emergency care research across Australia through graduate research and post-doctoral training.


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