Journals Library

An error occurred retrieving publication content to display, please try again.

Page not found (404)

Sorry - the page you requested could not be found.

Please choose a page from the navigation or try a website search above to find the information you need.

For people with out-of-hospital cardiac arrest, LUCAS-2 mechanical compression was more expensive than usual care and led to no improvement in 30-day survival.

{{author}}{{author}}{{($index > metadata.AuthorsAndEtalArray.length-1) ? ',' : '.'}}

Simon Gates, Ranjit Lall, Tom Quinn, Charles D Deakin, Matthew W Cooke, Jessica Horton, Sarah E Lamb, Anne-Marie Slowther, Malcolm Woollard, Andy Carson, Mike Smyth, Kate Wilson, Garry Parcell, Andrew Rosser, Richard Whitfield, Amanda Williams, Rebecca Jones, Helen Pocock, Nicola Brock, John JM Black, John Wright, Kyee Han, Gary Shaw, Laura Blair, Joachim Marti, Claire Hulme, Christopher McCabe, Silviya Nikolova, Zenia Ferreira & Gavin D Perkins.

Simon Gates 1,*, Ranjit Lall 1, Tom Quinn 2, Charles D Deakin 3, Matthew W Cooke 1,4, Jessica Horton 1, Sarah E Lamb 1,5, Anne-Marie Slowther 1, Malcolm Woollard 2, Andy Carson 6, Mike Smyth 1,6, Kate Wilson 6, Garry Parcell 6, Andrew Rosser 6, Richard Whitfield 7, Amanda Williams 7, Rebecca Jones 7, Helen Pocock 3, Nicola Brock 3, John JM Black 3, John Wright 8,9, Kyee Han 8, Gary Shaw 8, Laura Blair 8, Joachim Marti 10, Claire Hulme 10, Christopher McCabe 11, Silviya Nikolova 10, Zenia Ferreira 10, Gavin D Perkins 1,4

1 Warwick Clinical Trials Unit, University of Warwick, Coventry, UK
2 Surrey Peri-operative Anaesthesia Critical Care Collaborative Research Group, Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, University of Surrey, Guildford, UK (current address: Faculty of Health, Social Care and Education, Kingston University London and St George’s, University of London, London, UK
3 South Central Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust, Otterbourne, UK
4 Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust, Birmingham, UK
5 Oxford Clinical Trials Research Unit, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
6 West Midlands Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust, Brierley Hill, UK
7 Welsh Ambulance Services NHS Trust, St Asaph, UK
8 North East Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
9 Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
10 Academic Unit of Health Economics, Leeds Institute of Health Sciences, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK
11 Department of Emergency Medicine Research, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada
* Corresponding author Email:

Funding: {{metadata.Funding}}

{{metadata.Journal}} Volume: {{metadata.Volume}}, Issue: {{metadata.Issue}}, Published in {{metadata.PublicationDate | date:'MMMM yyyy'}}{{metadata.DOI}}

Citation:{{author}}{{ (($index < metadata.AuthorsArray.length-1) && ($index <=6)) ? ', ' : '' }}{{(metadata.AuthorsArray.length <= 6) ? '.' : '' }} {{(metadata.AuthorsArray.length > 6) ? 'et al. ' : ''}}. {{metadata.JournalShortName}} {{metadata.PublicationDate | date:'yyyy'}};{{metadata.Volume}}({{metadata.Issue}})

Crossmark status check

Report Content

The full text of this issue is available as a PDF document from the Toolkit section on this page.

The full text of this issue is available as a PDF document from the Toolkit section on this page.

If you would like to receive a notification when this project publishes in the NIHR Journals Library, please submit your email address below.

Responses to this report

No responses have been published.


If you would like to submit a response to this publication, please do so using the form below:

Comments submitted to the NIHR Journals Library are electronic letters to the editor. They enable our readers to debate issues raised in research reports published in the Journals Library. We aim to post within 14 working days all responses that contribute substantially to the topic investigated, as determined by the Editors.  Non-relevant comments will be deleted.

Your name and affiliations will be published with your comment.

Once published, you will not have the right to remove or edit your response. The Editors may add, remove, or edit comments at their absolute discretion.

By submitting your response, you are stating that you agree to the terms & conditions

An error has occurred in processing the XML document