Outcome study of prehospital patients signed out against medical advice by field paramedics.

STUDY OBJECTIVE To describe the incidence and demographic data of prehospital patients who contact paramedics by way of the 911 system, refuse transport against medical advice (AMA), then call 911 and are subsequently reevaluated by paramedics in the following 48 hours. METHODS We conducted a retrospective observational review of records using the San… CONTINUE READING