Office preparedness for pediatric emergencies: baseline preparedness and the impact of guideline distribution.

@article{WalshKelly2004OfficePF,
  title={Office preparedness for pediatric emergencies: baseline preparedness and the impact of guideline distribution.},
  author={Christine M. Walsh-Kelly and Jo Bergholte and Mary Jean Erschen and Marlene D. Melzer-Lange},
  journal={Pediatric emergency care},
  year={2004},
  volume={20 5},
  pages={289-94}
}
OBJECTIVE To determine the baseline level of preparedness of Wisconsin primary care physician offices for pediatric emergencies and to assess the impact of mail distribution of guidelines on this level of preparedness. METHOD Preintervention surveys were mailed to all Wisconsin physicians requesting information about pediatric equipment, medications, training, and policies. Guidelines were distributed by mail to all physicians who returned completed surveys. An identical postintervention… CONTINUE READING