TITLE

The care essentials

AUTHOR(S)
McGinnis, Kevin
PUB. DATE
July 2011
SOURCE
Urgent Communications;Jul2011, Vol. 29 Issue 7, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the use of wireless broadband communications for emergency medical services (EMS) in saving lives during severe injuries. The modern EMS system has been launched by the passage of the EMS Systems Act of 1973. Training is given to emergency medical technicians (EMT) to provide careful management of the injured and critically ill and numerous life-saving interventions. In the 1970s, very high frequency (VHF) radios were installed in ambulances for use in EMS.
ACCESSION #
63492105

 

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