Bálint Bánfai

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BACKGROUND The high job stress among ambulance personnel is a widely known phenomenon. PURPOSE to asses the self reported health status of ambulance workers. METHODS An anonym self-fill-in questionnaire applying SF-36 was used among workers from the northern and western regions of Hungarian National Ambulance Service. RESULTS Based on the dimensions(More)
Introduction: Based on both international and national health statistics, accidents from various mechanisms are among the most common causes of death in childhood. Our aim was to examine the first aid and accident prevention knowledge and attitudes of parents. Materials and methods: In this study, parents of 3–7 years old children were involved in six(More)
INTRODUCTION Better knowledge and skills of basic life support can save millions of lives each year in Europe. AIM The aim of this study was to measure the knowledge about basic life support in European students. METHOD From 13 European countries 1527 volunteer participated in the survey. The questionnaire consisted of socio-demographic questions and(More)
INTRODUCTION Development of children's primary care may only take place through proper monitoring of both providers and recipients. AIM The aim of the study was to investigate the parental satisfaction with the doctor of 0-7 years old children. METHOD The research took place in Budapest and five Hungarian counties in "Early Childhood (0-7 years)(More)
INTRODUCTION Resuscitation knowledge is necessery for emergency care workers. AIM The aim of the authors was to investigate the advanced life support knowledge of paramedic students in Hungary. METHOD The research has been executed at University of Pécs - Faculty of Health Sciences, Semmelweis University - Faculty of Health Sciences, and University of(More)
AIM OF THE STUDY Bystanders can play an important role in the event of sudden injury or illness. Our aim was to evaluate the effects of a 3-day first aid course for all primary school age groups (7-14 years old). METHODS 582 school children were involved in the study. Training consisted of three sessions with transfer of theoretical knowledge and(More)
INTRODUCTION In cardiac arrest life can be saved by bystanders. AIM Our aim was to determine at what age can schoolchildren perform correct cardiopulmonary resuscitation. METHOD 164 schoolchildren (age 7-14) were involved in the study. A basic life support training consisted of 45 minutes education in small groups (8-10 children). They were tested(More)
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