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EMERGE in the Media


Chest, Heart and Stroke Scotland: Discover how the PATCH-ED trail improved Rob’s life after experiencing blackouts, uploaded on 05/10/2018. View Rob’s story here:

BBC Scotland news report on the PATCH-ED trial, broadcasted on 11/10/2018, view at:



The Herald: ‘Smartphone-based ECG ‘five times more efficient at detecting heart conditions”, reported 4th March 2019:

Evening Express: ‘Smartphone ECG device ‘should be rolled out in A&E’s’, reported 4th March 2019:

The Telegraph: ‘Smartphone apps five times more effective at detecting heart conditions than standard tests, study finds’, reported 4th March 2019:

The Daily Mail: ‘Hospitals ‘should give A&E patients smartphone heart monitors’ to measure palpitations and irregular rhythms’, reported 4th March 2019:

The Times: ‘Smartphone heart monitor ‘quicker and £800 cheaper’, reported 4th March 2019:

The Scotsmand: ‘Smartphones five times more effective at diagnosing heart conditions save lives’, reported 4th March 2019

The British Heart Foundation: ‘Smartphone ECG could be used in A&E to detect serious heart conditions’, reported 4th March 2019

BBC Scotland Radio: ‘IPED Interview’, reported 4th March 2019

ITV News: Smartphone ECG Device should be rolled out in A&Es, dated 04/03/2019

BBC News: Smartphone ECG device ‘could save lives’, date 04/03/2019 view at:

Wokingham Paper reports: ‘Heart Trial Helps Destress Josephine’:

National Institution for Health Research reports: ‘Berkshire woman staying healthy since taking part in heart monitor research trial’, dated 17/05/2018, read more at:


European Society of Cardiology syncope guideline launch:

European Society of Cardiology present:  ‘2018 ESC Syncope Guidelines – Management of syncope in the ED based on risk stratification’ date 18/03/2018, view at:


Medic One pre-hospital blood launch/Blood Group:

STV news report on the work that Medic One are doing to administer blood transfusions at the scene of the incident, broadcasted on 03/12/2016, view at:


DCD2 Organ Donation:

The Scotsman: ‘Heart Attack Organ Donor Pilot Scheme’, dated 22/01/2013, read more at:

STV: ‘Heart attack victims to be able to donate organs for the first time’, view at:

The Herald: ‘Hospital in bid to boost transplants’, dated 22/01/2013, read more at:

The Herald: ‘Pilot donor scheme with the potential to save lives’, date 22/01/2013, read more at:

NHSL: ‘Uncontrolled Organ Donation after Circulatory Death in the Emergency Department’, dated 16/09/2014, view below:


BBC News: ‘Organ Donor Pilot Scheme Launched’, read more at:


Resuscitation Research Group:

Discover how Gregor’s family saved his life through CPR. View Gregor’s story here:

The Chain of Survival can be viewed here: