Clinical guidelines for identifying posterior CVAs

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Dear East Midlands Ambulance Service NHS Trust,

Could you please provide me with any clinical guidelines, policies, procedures, protocols or similar that you have in place for the use by paramedics (including specialist/senior/advanced paramedics etc.) for the identification of posterior-circulation CVAs (strokes).

Further, could you provide me with any clinical guidelines, policies, procedures, protocols or similar that you have in place for the use by paramedics (including specialist/senior/advanced paramedics etc.) for the assessment and management of patients presenting with "vertigo" or "dizziness" as their primary symptom.

Yours faithfully,

Malcolm Macgregor

FOI, East Midlands Ambulance Service NHS Trust

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Our Ref: FOI 17/269

 

 

Dear Mr Macgregor

 

Thank you for your email dated 28 November 2017 requesting information
about Clinical guidelines for identifying posterior CVAs.

 

Your request is being dealt with under the terms of the Freedom of
Information Act 2000 and will be answered within 20 working days.

 

If you have any queries about this request, do not hesitate to contact
me. 

 

Kind regards

 

Lynn

 

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FOI, East Midlands Ambulance Service NHS Trust

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Dear Mr Macgregor

 

Please find the response to your FOI attached

 

Kind regards

 

Lynn

 

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Manager [mobile number]

  Email: [2][email address]

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Daly Lynn, East Midlands Ambulance Service NHS Trust

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Dear Mr Macgregor

 

In addition to our response attached please also see this link to the
JRCALC website: [1]https://www.jrcalc.org.uk/about/ for more research if
you require, into JRCALC and the process that they go through / who they
engage with when creating the guidelines

 

Kind regards

 

Lynn

 

 

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Governance Telephone: 0115 919 3446
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Manager [mobile number]

  Email: [3][email address]

East [4]www.emas.nhs.uk
Midlands
Ambulance @EMASNHSTRUST[5]Description:
Service NHS Description: Description:
Trust Description: Description:
Nottingham Description: Description:
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HQ Description:
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Nottingham

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From: FOI
Sent: 28 December 2017 13:34
To: Malcolm Macgregor <[FOI #449088 email]>
Subject: Our Ref: FOI 17/269

 

Dear Mr Macgregor

 

Please find the response to your FOI attached

 

Kind regards

 

Lynn

 

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 Emergency care | Urgent care | We
  care          

Lynn Daly  
Information
Governance Telephone: 0115 919 3446
Compliance
Manager [mobile number]

  Email: [7][email address]

East [8]www.emas.nhs.uk
Midlands
Ambulance @EMASNHSTRUST[9]Description:
Service NHS Description: Description:
Trust Description: Description:
Nottingham Description: Description:
Divisional Description: Description:
HQ Description:
Beechdale cid:image002.png@01CF367A.50F55880
Road
Nottingham

NG8 3LL

 

 

 

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