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Search Blocks for Prehospital and Emergency Care

Text blocks for use in NICE Evidence Search HDAS.

Mechanical vs Manual Resuscitation

This search finds articles that compare mechanical and manual chest compression.

EBSCO - MEDLINE and CINAHL

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TI ((mechanical OR LUCAS) AND "chest compression*" AND manual*)

OVID – EMBASE and EMCARE

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(*"MECHANICAL CHEST COMPRESSOR"/ OR mechanical.ti OR LUCAS.ti) AND "chest compression*".ti AND manual*.ti

NICE Evidence Search - MEDLINE and CINAHL

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(mechanical.ti OR LUCAS.ti,ab) AND "chest compression*".ti,ab AND manual*.ti,ab

NICE Evidence Search – EMBASE and EMCARE

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(*"MECHANICAL CHEST COMPRESSOR"/ OR mechanical.ti OR LUCAS.ti,ab) AND "chest compression*".ti,ab AND manual*.ti,ab

Updated 02 November 2020