Accident and Emergency
You're much more likely to die from illness or old age (at the moment!) but it's still worth minimising your chances of dying from the unexpected.
About 50 people die every day in the UK of "external causes" - accidents, falls and assaults - which gives you a one in a million chance of not making it to tomorrow. Coincidentally (or maybe because of it's applicable size) this is also the definition of a micromort.
Draft page - more coming soon.
Read more about: Medical Alert IDs.
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Charity that offers free app, education material and help in learning how to deal with multiple casualties, particularly from deliberate attacks
UK charity offering the full medical ID service to keep people safe in the an emergency.
Founder of Impli (implantable technology) and biotechnologist
We use implants to help people get better and faster first point of care
Accident and Emergency Blog Posts
Synthetic red blood cells function similarly to natural ones
ACS Publications - 03-Jun-2020
Did not seem to cause any toxicity in mouse modelRead more...
Drones to deliver defibrillators for out-of-hospital cardiac arrests in Sweden
MobiHealthNews - 19-May-2020
Immediate defibrillation is the key to surviving a sudden cardiac arrestRead more...
Widely available drug with great outcomes
BBC - 15-Oct-2019
According to an international study Tranexamic acid improves patient survival rates if given earlyRead more...
Japanese researchers developed artificial blood
Asahi - 29-Sep-2019
Artificial blood has been effective in experiments on rabbitsRead more...
Hospital sepsis deaths 'jump by a third'
BBC - 03-Aug-2018
The causes of this sudden increase remain unclear and hospital records are not helpingRead more...