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Rhian Wood discusses trauma care

VOL: 98, ISSUE: 37, PAGE NO: 33Rhian Wood, RN, is clinical practice lead, accident and emergency department, St Thomas' Hospital, LondonI was unable to move, trapped upside down in the darkness in an overturned car. I could feel the vibration of the fire crew's tools slicing through metal inches from my head. Then I felt someone take my wrist to check my pulse and heard a voice asking if I was all right.

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