TITLE

Using Wireless Technologies to Improve Information Flow for Interhospital Transfers of Critical Care Patients

AUTHOR(S)
McGrow, Kathleen M.; Roys, Rebecca; Maloney, Robert C.; Yan Xiao
PUB. DATE
April 2004
SOURCE
Critical Care Nurse;Apr2004, Vol. 24 Issue 2, p66
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a study conducted by the University of Maryland Medical Center (UMMC) regarding the use of global positioning system (GPS) technology to provide flow of information during transport of critically ill patients between facilities. Mechanisms of information delivery; Concept of the MobiDoc project of UMMC; Reference to other studies about the use of GPS in emergency medical care.
ACCESSION #
12919400

 

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