TITLE

Urgent air--medical transport: Right patient, place and time

PUB. DATE
October 2009
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;10/27/2009, Vol. 181 Issue 9, p569
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a reprint of the article "Urgent air-medical transport: Right patient, place and time," by Alexander Isakov which was published at www.cmaj.ca. It tackles the use of urgent air-medical transport. It mentions the factors to be considered in deciding whether patients should be transported by air which include the level of care needed by patients. It cites the study by J.M. Singh and colleagues which offers evidence-based criteria for air-medical dispatch.
ACCESSION #
44716571

 

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