A statewide evaluation of pediatric prehospital and hospital emergency services.
To evaluate the extent of pediatric emergency training and the availability of pediatric equipment and patient care protocols in the prehospital and hospital settings.
Statewide surveys developed by the North Carolina Provisional Committee on Pediatric Emergency Medical Services and by the Office of Emergency Medical Services.
Setting and Participants
Surveys were mailed to all 572 prehospital Emergency Medical Service (EMS) agencies and separately to all 125 acute-care hospitals in North Carolina.
Surveys were returned by 335 (58.6%) of the prehospital providers, including all 45 paramedic and 14 advanced-intermediate provider agencies.
One hundred (80%) of the acute-care hospitals returned surveys.
Mots-clés Pascal : Service hospitalier, Urgence, Evaluation, Equipement biomédical, Formation professionnelle, Personnel sanitaire, Unité soin intensif, Enfant, Homme, Adaptation, Pédiatrie, Caroline du Nord, Etats Unis, Amérique du Nord, Amérique, Organisation santé, Hôpital
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Hospital ward, Emergency, Evaluation, Biomedical equipment, Occupational training, Health staff, Intensive care unit, Child, Human, Adaptation, Pediatrics, North Carolina, United States, North America, America, Public health organization, Hospital
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 94-0163678
Code Inist : 002B27B14B. Création : 199406.