Ambulances

Mobile computed tomography: prehospital diagnosis and treatment of stroke.

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Dec 24, 2014

PURPOSE OF REVIEW: Mobile computed tomography (CT) scanning in specialized ambulances has recently become feasible. Two randomized trials have used mobile CTs for prehospital thrombolysis.

Cellular technology improves transmission success of pre-hospital electrocardiograms.

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Nov 01, 2013

STUDY OBJECTIVE: In rural settings, long distances and transport times pose a challenge for achieving early reperfusion goals in patients with ST-elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI).

[Prehospital cardiopulmonary resuscitation: what makes it possible?].

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May 14, 1992

OBJECTIVE: To identify the logistical-organizational characteristics which affect the survival results of pre-hospital resuscitation in MSC cases.

DESIGN: Retrospective study.

LOCATION: 7 Mobile ICUs in the province of Ciudad Real activated for all types of emergency.

[Equipment of physician-staffed ambulance systems in the state of Baden-Wuerttemberg].

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Jul 19, 2002

BACKGROUND: Laws regulating emergency medical systems in the federal state of Baden-Wuerttemberg call for equipment of physician-staffed ambulances that is based on current knowledge in emergency medicine. The grade of implementation is determined using single issue complexes.

[Use of skills among ambulance crews assessed by ambulance on-line record-keeping system].

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Feb 19, 2008

INTRODUCTION: To fulfil the increasing requirements for documentation and quality assurance, amPHI, an ambulance on-line record-keeping system has been developed. We present the data from the pilot study to access how often ambulance crews use their skills.

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