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Update 27.10.2020
2020 Virtual ICAR Congress : Did you miss the congress?
* all sessions available online now

Dear friends, 

if you missed part of the  2020 Virtual ICAR Congress or you would like to see a presentation again, you can view all the presentations if you follow this link:

https://vimeo.com/alpinerescue

Thanks to the ICAR partner Topograph Media, all the presentations were recorded and are available online.
 
For further updates and info please check the main ICAR website www.alpine-rescue.org

ICAR 2020 Virtual Congress Programme
Congress Programme for the Virtual ICAR Congress
ICAR 2020 Virtual Congress Preliminary Programme.pdf (158.26KB)
ICAR 2020 Virtual Congress Programme
Congress Programme for the Virtual ICAR Congress
ICAR 2020 Virtual Congress Preliminary Programme.pdf (158.26KB)







Update 25.09.2020
Mountain Rescue during the COVID-19 Outbreak - an Italian Approach

Our Colleagues from CNSAS have published their considerations and practical appraoch in a paper published in Wilderness & Environmental Medicine

Massullo D, Fiorelli S, Rubcich P, Romano D, Facchetti G, Mountain Rescue During the COVID-19 Outbreak: Considerations and Practical Implications, Wilderness & Environmental Medicine

To read the entire article click here:

https://www.wemjournal.org/article/S1080-6032(20)30166-6/fulltext






Update 27.10.2020

Hypothermia case report: Successful resuscitation from accidental hypothermia of 11.8°C


Eur J Cardiothorac Surg  : 2020 Nov 1;58(5):1091-1092. doi: 10.1093/ejcts/ezaa159

by Tomasz Mroczek, Marcin Gladki and Janusz Skalski 


This is an excellent case report of a 27 month old boy who underwent accidental hypothermia.

Please access the journal site for the article.

https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/33084865/

  © The Author(s) 2020. Published by Oxford University Press on behalf of the European Association for Cardio-Thoracic Surgery. All rights reserved. 






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  • If possible, ICAR MedCom would try to meet in Scotland in April 2021. We do not know yet if this is going to be possible.


  • The next  ICAR  congress is planned to take place  October 19-24, 2021 (Tue-Sun). Venue : Thessaloniki, Greece . Hosted by HRT.


  • XIII. ISMM World Congress in Interlaken will take place from 14-17 June 2021 in Interlaken, Switzerland (check NEWS Section).





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