A survey of the perceived quality of patient handover by ambulance staff in the resuscitation room.

@article{Thakore2001ASO,
  title={A survey of the perceived quality of patient handover by ambulance staff in the resuscitation room.},
  author={Shobhan B Thakore and William Morrison},
  journal={Emergency medicine journal : EMJ},
  year={2001},
  volume={18 4},
  pages={293-6}
}
OBJECTIVES The aim of this study was to examine the quality of handover of patients in the resuscitation room by describing the current perceptions of medical and ambulance staff. METHODS This was a descriptive survey using two anonymous questionnaires to gauge current opinion, one designed for medical staff and the other for ambulance staff. Questionnaires were distributed to medical staff in two teaching hospital accident and emergency (A&E) departments and ambulance personnel in the… CONTINUE READING