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Vadeyar S, Buckle A, Hooper A, Booth S, Deakin CD, Fothergill R, Ji C, Nolan JP, Brown M, Cowley A, Harris E. Trends in use of intraosseous and intravenous access in out-of-hospital cardiac arrest across English Ambulance Services: A registry-based, cohort study. Resuscitation. 2023 Aug 28:109951.Link opens in a new window

Nishiyama C, Kiguchi T, Okubo M, Alihodžić H, Al-Araji R, Baldi E, Beganton F, Booth S, Bray J, Christensen E, Cresta R. Three-year trends in out-of-hospital cardiac arrest across the world: second report from the International Liaison Committee on Resuscitation (ILCOR). Resuscitation. 2023 May 1;186:109757.Link opens in a new window

Tjelmeland IB, Wnent J, Masterson S, Kramer-Johansen J, Ong ME, Smith K, Skogvoll E, Lefering R, Lim SL, Liu N, Dicker B. Did lockdown influence bystanders’ willingness to perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation? A worldwide registry-based perspective. Resuscitation. 2023 May 1;186:109764.Link opens in a new window


Benson M, Brown TP, Booth S, Achana F, Smith CM, Price G, Ward M, Hawkes C, Perkins GD. Location of out-of-hospital cardiac arrests and automated external defibrillators in relation to schools in an English ambulance service region. Resuscitation plus. 2022 Sep 1;11:100279Link opens in a new window

Hawkes CA, Kander I, Contreras A, Ji C, Brown TP, Booth S, Siriwardena AN, Fothergill RT, Williams J, Rees N, Stephenson E. Impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on public attitudes to cardiopulmonary resuscitation and publicly accessible defibrillator use in the UK. Resuscitation Plus. 2022 May 30:100256.Link opens in a new window

Albargi H, Mallett S, Berhane S, Booth S, Hawkes C, Perkins GD, Norton M, Foster T, Scholefield B. Bystander cardiopulmonary resuscitation for paediatric out-of-hospital cardiac arrest in England: An observational registry cohort study. Resuscitation. 2022 Jan 1;170:17-25.Link opens in a new window

Brown TP, Perkins GD, Smith CM, Deakin CD, Fothergill R. Are there disparities in the location of automated external defibrillators in England? Resuscitation. 2022 Jan 1;170:28-35.Link opens in a new window

Smith CM, Lall R, Fothergill RT, Spaight R, Perkins GD. The effect of the GoodSAM volunteer first-responder app on survival to hospital discharge following out-of-hospital cardiac arrest. European Heart Journal Acute Cardiovascular Care. 2022 Jan;11(1):20-31.Link opens in a new window


Ji C, Brown TP, Booth SJ, Hawkes C, Nolan JP, Mapstone J, Fothergill RT, Spaight R, Black S, Perkins GD, Foster T. Risk prediction models for out-of-hospital cardiac arrest outcomes in England. European Heart Journal-Quality of Care and Clinical Outcomes. 2021 Mar 15;7(2):198-207.Link opens in a new window

Hawkes CA, Brown T, Noor U, Carlyon J, Davidson N, Soar J, Perkins GD, Smyth MA, Lockey A. Characteristics of Restart a Heart 2019 event locations in the UK. Resuscitation plus. 2021 Jun 1;6:100132.Link opens in a new window

Smith CM, Lall R, Spaight R, Fothergill RT, Brown T, Perkins GD. Calculating real-world travel routes instead of straight-line distance in the community response to out-of-hospital cardiac arrest. Resuscitation Plus. 2021 Dec 1;8:100176.Link opens in a new window


Gräsner J-T, Wnent J, Herlitz J, et al. Survival after out-of-hospital cardiac arrest in Europe-results of the EuReCa TWO study. Resuscitation. 2020;148, 218-226Link opens in a new window

von Vopelius-Feldt J, Morris RW, Benger J. The effect of prehospital critical care on survival following out-of-hospital cardiac arrest: A prospective observational study. Resuscitation. 2020;146, 178-187.Link opens in a new window

Kiguchi T, Okubo M, Nishiyama C, Maconochie I, Ong ME, Kern KB, Wyckoff MH, McNally B, Christensen EF, Tjelmeland I, Herlitz J. Out-of-hospital cardiac arrest across the World: First report from the International Liaison Committee on Resuscitation (ILCOR). Resuscitation. 2020 Jul 1;152:39-49.Link opens in a new window


Brown TP, Booth S, Hawkes CA, et al. Characteristics of neighbourhoods with high incidence of out-of-hospital cardiac arrest and low bystander cardiopulmonary resuscitation rates in England. European Heart Journal - Quality of Care and Clinical Outcomes. 2019;5:51-62.doi:10.1093/ehjqcco/qcy026Link opens in a new window

Hawkes CA, Brown TP, Booth S, Fothergill RT, Siriwardena N, Zakaria S, Askew S, Williams J, Rees N, Ji C, Perkins GD. Attitudes to cardiopulmonary resuscitation and defibrillator use: a survey of UK adults in 2017. Journal of the American Heart Association. 2019;8 (7), e008267.Link opens in a new window


Couper K, Kimani P. K, Gale C, et al. Patient, health service factors and variation in mortality following resuscitated out-of-hospital cardiac arrest in acute coronary syndrome: Analysis of the Myocardial Ischaemia National Audit Project. Resuscitation. 2018;124;49-57. doi. 10.1016/j.resuscitation.2018.01.011Link opens in a new window

Masterson S, McNally B, Cullinan J, et al. Out-of-hospital cardiac arrest survival in international airports. Resuscitation. 2018. doi: 10.1016/j.resuscitation.2018.03.024Link opens in a new window

Smith C, Perkins G. Improving bystander defibrillation for out-of-hospital cardiac arrest: Capability, opportunity and motivation. Resuscitation. 2018;124;A15-A16. doi: 10.1016/j.resuscitation.2018.01.006. Epub 2018 Jan 11.Link opens in a new window


Hawkes C, Booth S, Ji C, et al. Epidemiology and outcomes from out-of-hospital cardiac arrests in England. Resuscitation. 2017; 110: 133-40.Link opens in a new window

Rajagopal S, Booth S, Brown T, et al. Data quality and 30-day survival for out-of-hospital cardiac arrest in the UK out-of-hospital cardiac arrest registry: a data linkage study. BMJ Open. 2017; 7: e017784. doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2017-017784.Link opens in a new window


Grasner JT, Lefering R, Koster RW, et al. EuReCa ONE 27 nations, ONE Europe, ONE registry: A prospective one month analysis of out-of-hospital cardiac arrest outcomes in 27 countries in Europe. Resuscitation. 2016; 105: 188-95.Link opens in a new window

Perkins GD, Lockey AS, de Belder MA, Moore F, Weissberg P, Grey H (2016). National initiatives to improve outcomes from out-of-hospital cardiac arrest in England. Emergency Medical Journal, 33(7), 448-451, doi: 10.1136/emermed-2015-204847.Link opens in a new window

Rajagopal S, Kaye CR, Lall R, et al. Characteristics of patients who are not resuscitated in out of hospital cardiac arrests and opportunities to improve community response to cardiac arrest. Resuscitation. 2016; 109: 110-5.Link opens in a new window


Perkins GD, Brace-McDonnell SJ (2015). The UK Out of Hospital Cardiac Arrest (OHCAO) project. BMJ Open, 5(10), e008736, doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2015-008736Link opens in a new window


Fothergill R, Brace-McDonnell S, Perkins G. Variation in epidemiology and outcomes from cardiac arrest. Resuscitation. 85(11):1610-1. Doi: 10.1016/j.resuscitation.2014.08.016.Link opens in a new window


Perkins GD, Cooke MW. Variability in cardiac arrest survival: the NHS Ambulance Service Quality Indicators. Emergency Medicine Journal. 2012; 29: 3-5Link opens in a new window


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