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OHCAO Publications


Peer-reviewed papers
A list of peer-reviewed journal article papers written by the OHCAO registry team and collaborators.
Annual Epidemiology Reports
The OHCAO registry publishes annual reports on the epidemiology, key process variables and outcomes for OHCA using anonymous data submitted from participating ambulance services.
Annual Surveys - Attitudes to CPR use

To supplement the data collected by OHCAO, we conduct an annual survey about the UK public’s attitudes towards cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and publicly accessible defibrillator (PAD) use. We assess the proportion of the population who have or have not trained in, CPR of PAD use, their characteristics and their levels of willingness/confidence to call the ambulance service and to use their CPR or PAD skills.

OHCAO Showcase Document

The OHCAO team has produced a showcase document to summarise the activities, progress and achievements of the registry for the first 5 years (2014 to 2018).

The OHCAO team has produced a brochure document to summarise the activities, progress and achievements of the registry during the second funding period (2018 to 2023).

A list of oral and poster presentations produced by the OHCAO registry team.
Government policy documents
Submission of data to the UK OHCAO registry is supported by government policy documents and clinical quality guidelines from the Association of Ambulance Chief Executives (AACE) National Cardiac Leads and the Resuscitation Council (UK).


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