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The MEDICAL EMERGENCY TEAM (MET) is designed to intervene to prevent cardiac arrest.

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Use this button to view the Scoring System used in conjunction with the Activation Criteria

The conditions in this book have been demonstrated to be herald factors for adult cardiac arrest

Whilst every effort has been made to ensure drug dosages and guidelines are correct, the advisory panel accept no responsibility for errors or omissions in this online book & internet site.



January 2002


Version 2


While every effort has been made to ensure drug dosages and guidelines are correct , it is still possible that errors have been missed. The advisory panel makes no representation, express or implied, that drug dosages in this book are correct, and accept no responsibility for errors or omissions. In regard to drug dosages the reader is strongly advised to consult the updated version of the British National Formulary, or the drug companies printed literature before administering any of the drugs recommended in this on-line booklet and / or web-site.

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