Repeated Emergency Medical Services Use by Older Adults: Analysis of a Comprehensive Statewide Database.

@article{Evans2017RepeatedEM,
  title={Repeated Emergency Medical Services Use by Older Adults: Analysis of a Comprehensive Statewide Database.},
  author={Christopher S Evans and Timothy F. Platts-Mills and Antonio R. Fernandez and Joseph M Grover and Jos{\'e} Gonz{\'a}lez Caba{\~n}as and Mehul D Patel and Gary Michael Vilke and Jane H. Brice},
  journal={Annals of emergency medicine},
  year={2017},
  volume={70 4},
  pages={506-515.e3}
}
STUDY OBJECTIVE The objective of this study is to characterize repeated emergency medical services (EMS) transports among older adults across a large and socioeconomically diverse region. METHODS Using the North Carolina Prehospital Medical Information System, we analyzed the frequency of repeated EMS transports within 30 days of an index EMS transport… CONTINUE READING