Text and Data Mining valid from 2018-11-20
Received: 22 August 2018
Accepted: 6 November 2018
First Online: 20 November 2018
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: JG, JJ, RL, MQR, ND, SD, DB and GW are all employees of Kent, Surrey and Sussex Air Ambulance Trust. There were no other financial or non-financial conflicts of interest.
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