U.S. Army air ambulance operations in El Paso, Texas: a descriptive study and system review.

@article{Gerhardt2000USAA,
  title={U.S. Army air ambulance operations in El Paso, Texas: a descriptive study and system review.},
  author={Robert Gerhardt and Tamara R Stewart and Robert A. De Lorenzo and Eric J Gourley and Martin Schreiber and John McGhee},
  journal={Prehospital emergency care : official journal of the National Association of EMS Physicians and the National Association of State EMS Directors},
  year={2000},
  volume={4 2},
  pages={136-43}
}
OBJECTIVES To analyze a high-volume military air ambulance unit and review the U.S. Army air medical transport system and Military Assistance to Safety and Traffic (MAST) program. METHODS The setting was a remote medical system with numerous ground emergency medical services. All patients transported between January 1, 1996, and February 28, 1998, were included. Patients who were dead on scene or for whom records were unavailable were excluded. A retrospective review of transport and… CONTINUE READING