The glut of graduate paramedics – What do we do with them?
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Keywords

paramedic
emergency medical services
paramedic education
emergency medical technicians
prehospital care

How to Cite

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Boyle MJ, Wallis J. The glut of graduate paramedics – What do we do with them?. Australasian Journal of Paramedicine [Internet]. 2015Nov.1 [cited 2021Dec.4];12(5). Available from: https://ajp.paramedics.org/index.php/ajp/article/view/498

Abstract

This editorial looks at the excess of paramedic graduates and issues raised by a student on local radio
https://doi.org/10.33151/ajp.12.5.498
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