Dorset & Somerset lives saved by Devon Freewheelers Blood Service

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Dorset & Somerset Air Ambulance has issued the following press release with regards to the Air Ambulance #bloodtohelimed project piloted by founder Daniel Lavery and Trauma Doctor Ian Mew:

Dorset and Somerset Air Ambulance Medical Lead, Dr. Phil Hyde said: “The Dorset and Somerset Air Ambulance (DSAA) Critical Care Team give blood products to approximately 30 severely injured patients per year.  The chance of life that these products provide is enabled by the incredible support of Devon Freewheelers.

Since the summer of 2016, the Devon Freewheelers have ensured that blood products are regularly and reliably delivered to the DSAA Clinical Team. Their voluntary work is inspiring and life changing and they form an essential link in the chain of survival for the most injured adults and children in the South West.”

 

 

 

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