BASICS - British Association for Immediate Care
An organisation for professionals involved in providing pre-hospital care at the site of accidents or other medical emergencies; includes details of membership, courses, newsletters, and a directory of regional BASICS schemes.
Supports the provision of pre-hospital care in Scotland by offering courses, and providing rural GPs with essential emergency medical equipment and resources; includes details of membership, news, and contacts.
British Trauma Society
A multidisciplinary society promoting education and research in the care of the injured. Withe details of membership and benefits, their annual conference, publications, and contacts.
Online edition of a magazine, with details of subscription and current issue, book reviews, events calendar, links, and contacts.
Emergency Ultrasound UK
Provides courses in the use of ultrasound in emergency suites; includes dates, resources, and contacts.
National Poisons Information Service
The national service that provides expert advice to professionals on all aspects of acute and chronic poisoning; describes their services, with details of regional units.
Remote and Rural Care
NHS Scotland provides a specialist e-Library, with knowledge support for healthcare staff working in remote and rural environments.
Resuscitation Council (UK)
Provides education and reference materialsto healthcare professionals and the general publicin the most effective methods of resuscitation; includes details of membership, courses, resources and guidelines, and an A to Z of related topics and subjects.
The Royal College of Emergency Medicine
Established to advance education and research in Emergency Medicine. The College is responsible for setting standards of training and administering examinations in Emergency Medicine for the award of Fellowship and Membership of the College as well as recommending trainees for CCT in Emergency Medicine.
SAM - The Society for Acute Medicine
National representative body for staff caring for medical patients in the acute hospital setting. Includes details of membership, services, and conferences, with links, advice on training, and contacts.
A charity that aims to establish best practice throughout the whole chain of care, with membership open to all medical disciplines and members of emergency services; includes details of publications and contacts.