We are pleased to receive questions relating to the JRCALC Guidelines, however in the first instance we recommend that you liaise with appropriate senior clinicians within your organisation to clarify a guideline or area of practice.
We will endeavour to answer your question promptly having consulted with JRCALC experts as necessary. Of the questions we receive there are often common themes; below is a searchable facility to review the questions and answers given.
The information highlighted here will also inform future updates and changes to JRCALC Clinical Practice Guidelines.
The JRCALC Guidelines are cited as:
Joint Royal Colleges Ambulance Liaison Committee, Association of Ambulance Chief Executives (2016) UK Ambulance Services Clinical Practice Guidelines 2016. Bridgwater: Class Professional Publishing.
Joint Royal Colleges Ambulance Liaison Committee, Association of Ambulance Chief Executives (2017) JRCALC Clinical Practice Supplementary Guidelines 2017. Bridgwater: Class Professional Publishing.
|Administration of naloxone in cardiac arrest where opiate overdose is likely||Complete||June 18, 2020|
|Diazepam for eclamptic seizures||Complete||May 21, 2020|
|Seizures in head injuries||Complete||December 5, 2019|
|Confusion regarding photo of pregnant woman lying in right lateral position||Complete||October 28, 2019|
|App availability offline||Complete||September 5, 2019|
|Update to naloxone hydrochloride||Complete||June 27, 2019|
|Different diazepam rectal dosages||Complete||February 11, 2019|
|Advice on nebulised adrenaline for croup at home||Complete||November 14, 2018|
|Changes to the indication of GTN for heart failure||Complete||November 9, 2018|
|Atropine and bradycardia||Complete||July 11, 2018|
|Paracetamol not recommended for cardiac chest pain||Complete||April 25, 2018|
|Paracetamol and ibuprofen||Complete||November 14, 2017|
|Diazepam administration||Complete||November 14, 2017|
|T-Piece nebuliser removed||Complete||October 23, 2017|
|Plastic bags||Complete||October 23, 2017|