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Prehospital Research Support Site

is in compliance with the HONcode

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Certificate validity: valid until Apr 2016

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Date of initial review:

13 Apr 2014

Certificate validity:

valid until Apr 2016

Date of last visit:

23 Apr 2014
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Content identified by the HONcode team

The content below is a sample of the content identified at a specific date by the HONcode team that justifies the respect of the eight ethical principles.

The site is edited by Alan Batt, an Irish and US trained Paramedic now living in Canada. Contributors come from all across the globe, and their details can be found either at the beginning or the end of their individual posts on the site. Their qualifications will also be stated. You can contact the editor at

(13 Apr 2014) - Link

You should con­sult a licensed physi­cian or appropriately-credentialed health care worker in your com­mu­nity in all mat­ters relat­ing to your health. Our social media activities are not intended to act as an alternative to visiting your doctor or contacting your local health facility.

(13 Apr 2014) - Link

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Please remember, the information you post online is public. To protect your own privacy and the privacy of others, do not include personally identifiable information such as phone numbers, addresses, or e-mail addresses in the body of your comment.
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When you provide us with personal information, like your name, email address, telephone number etc. we will use it only for the purposes for which it was obtained, which will be clearly indicated. We will not share your personal information with any other company, organisation or individual without your express consent and authorisation (e.g. passing your details on to a researcher for collaboration).

(13 Apr 2014) - Link

The data displayed correspond to only one of the selected samples.

References (PubMed)
Kirk A1, Crompton P, Jack B, Knighting K, Kirt J. A scoping exercise to explore the current perceptions and attitudes of UK paramedics towards their role in the management of End of Life Care patients, in the pre-hospital setting. BMJ Support Palliat Care. 2014 Mar;4 Suppl 1:A7-8. PMID: 24645052.

(13 Apr 2014) - Link

Perceptions and attitudes of UK paramedics towards prehospital management of End of Life Care patients
by Alan Batt. Last modified: 23/03/14

(13 Apr 2014) - Link

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(13 Apr 2014) - Link

This site is funded mainly by private contributions from the editor (Alan Batt) with a small proportion of income generated through donations, Google Ads and Amazon Affiliate accounts. All money generated by the site is re-invested in services for the site such as hosting, domain registration, graphic design etc.

(13 Apr 2014) - Link

The site does not host or receive funding from advertising or from the display of commercial content.

The content of this certificate has been collected by the HON Foundation and may not be used without HON's express consent.

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The Health On the Net (HON) certificate guarantees that this website complies with the eight principles of the HON Foundation's Code of Conduct at the date indicated above. The persons responsible for the site commit to maintaining its compliance with the HONcode principles for the duration of the site's certification.

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