Parachute use to prevent death and major trauma when jumping from aircraft: randomized controlled trial
Another @bmj_latest #XmasBMJ classic pokes fun #EvidenceBasedMedicine: Parachute use doesn’t prevent death when jumping from aircraft: PArticipation in RAndomized trials Compromised by widely Held beliefs aboUt lack of Treatment Equipoise (PARACHUTE) trial http://ow.ly/bPCa30mZlI3
Objective To determine if using a parachute prevents death or major traumatic injury when jumping from an aircraft. Design Randomized controlled trial. Setting Private or commercial aircraft between September 2017 and August 2018. Participants 92 aircraft passengers aged 18 and over were screened fo...