Kirlew, Michael

Care of the Injured Patients at Nursing Stations and during Air Medical Transport.

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Publication Date: 
Jan 01, 0000

INTRODUCTION: Nursing stations are the only access point into the health care system for some communities and have limited capabilities and resources. We describe characteristics of patients injured in Northern Ontario who present to nursing stations and require transport by air ambulance.

Management of infectious diseases in remote northwestern Ontario with telemedicine videoconference consultations.

Publication Date: 
Jan 09, 2016

Northwestern Ontario in Canada provides a unique clinical challenge for providing optimal medical care. It is a large geographic area (385,000 km(2)) and is home to 32 remote First Nations communities, most without road access.