January 4, 2016

Attachment Dis-Order – The case for frontal attachment of belay lines

An opinion provided in relation to the benefits of frontal attachment of belay lines over and above dorsal attachment. This is an article by Mark Denvir […]
July 13, 2015

Suspension Trauma: SOSPESI project

C.A.M.P. is an international company based in Italy. Its origins come from mountaineering products which led to the inclusion of working from heights safety harnesses. Over […]
July 10, 2015

Redefining the diagnosis of and suspension trauma treatment.

“Redefining the diagnosis and treatment of suspension trauma”. An article written by Joseph J. Kolb, MA & Ellen L. Smith, MD, FACEP and published in the […]
July 10, 2015

Debrief of a trial rescue by Greater Sydney Area Helicopter Emergency Medical Service – The Suspense is killing me

Reflow syndrome / Suspension trauma discussed in a debrief of a fall arrest simulation by Greater Sydney Area Helicopter Emergency Medical Service. Click here to be […]
July 10, 2015

“Suspension Trauma: Every minute counts”. Safety & Health – The official magazine of the National Safety Congress & Expo, December 20, 2013

A brief description of suspension trauma and the need for urgent rescue. This article was published in “Safety & Health- The official magazine of the National […]
July 9, 2015

First aid measures suspension trauma – Evidence-based review

“Evidence-based review of the current guidance on first aid measures suspension trauma”. This is an article prepared by the Health and Safety Laboratory and the University […]
July 8, 2015

Harness hang syndrome: Fact and Fiction

A fascinating summary by Joe Ivy (a Texan Caver) of research since 1978 into the incidence and clinical research results of harness hang syndrome. Joe relates […]
July 8, 2015

Clinical Update: Suspension Trauma – Wilderness & Environmental Medicine, June 2011

A review on the clinical information available on suspension trauma during 2011. This article was published in the Wilderness & Environmental Medicine Journal Une 2011, Volume […]