Australasian Journal of Paramedicine

The Australasian Journal of Paramedicine (AJP) is an open access, peer-reviewed, international journal to advance and promote the science of prehospital care research, management, education, clinical practice, policy, and service delivery, as well as providing a forum to respond to the professional interests of the multidisciplinary prehospital care community.


The Australasian Journal of Paramedicine (AJP) is the official open access, peer-reviewed, international journal of Paramedics Australasia (PA), the national professional association for paramedics in Australasia.

Vol 11, No 5 (2014)

Table of Contents


Student research: the future of paramedicine PDF
Peter O’Meara


The Australasian Consultant Paramedic – An Idea Whose Time Has Come. PDF
Marc Colbeck


Out of Hospital Cardiac Arrest Management by First Responders: Retrospective Review of a Fire Fighter First Responder Program PDF
Christian Winship, Malcolm Boyle, Brett Williams
Reporting Māori Participation in Paramedic Education and the EMS Workforce in New Zealand PDF
Timothy A Morrison, Bronwyn Tunnage


Antibiotic prophylaxis in pre-hospital trauma care: A review of the literature PDF
Lynsey Smit, Malcolm Boyle
Comparison of anaphylaxis diagnostic criteria and management guidelines for the prehospital setting PDF
Yu-Tung Chang, Malcolm J Boyle

Conference Abstracts

Fostering a Research Culture in Paramedicine: Selected Proceedings from the 2011-2013 Paramedic Research Forum at Auckland University of Technology PDF