James Ward's scientific contributions

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Article
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Social Media is growing in popularity, quickly becoming the go to medium for keeping up to date, collaborating, networking & sharing knowledge. In November 2015 we registered a hashtag, #IrishEMS, with the express aim of hosting a one hour chat each Monday night. While it was open to all and its success relied upon international and multidisciplina...
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Background: Social Media is growing in popularity, quickly becoming the go to medium for keeping up to date, collaborating, networking & sharing knowledge. In November 2015 we registered a hashtag, #IrishEMS, with the express aim of hosting a one hour chat each Monday night. While it is open to all and its success relies upon international and mul...

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... Research into the impact that social media learning can have in the paramedic education setting has only just begun in earnest; [12][13][14][15] however, previous studies within other health-care professions have shown promising results. [16][17][18][19] Current literature demonstrates that emergency medicine and critical care have led the way in the explosive growth of these resources, [20] but there remains a lack of evidence proving the effectiveness and quality of the resources that are being utilized for prehospital education. ...