Developing pre-hospital emergency management protocols for suicidal patients

Expiry Date
: 01/04/2026
CPD Units
: 3.00 Points
: 2/4

This article looks at research relating to the management of suicidal patients in Iran in order to review emergency protocols used. The protocols consider the socio-cultural issues and available resources.

Keywords: Protocol, Pre-hospital emergency, Management, Suicide, Iran

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Educational Objectives

Educational Aim:
The aim of this article was to provide insight into existing and researched protocols used to manage emergency treatment of suicidal patients by pre-hospital emergency technicians.

Educational Outcomes:
Upon completion of this module practitioners should have a clear understanding of:

  1. Suicide management plans
  2. Interventions and instructions utilised when dealing with suicidal patients
  3. Considerations that need to be taken into account when treating these cases.

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    • Read the supplied reading material and complete the quiz that follows;
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