Air Ambulances

Known as: air ambulance transport, Ambulances, Air, Ambulance, Air 
Fixed-wing aircraft or helicopters equipped for air transport of patients.
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2012
2012
OBJECTIVES To investigate the effect of hot and cold temperatures on ambulance attendances. DESIGN An ecological time-series… (More)
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2011
2011
BACKGROUND Prevention and treatment of hypothermia by active warming in prehospital trauma care is recommended but scientific… (More)
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2010
2010
INTRODUCTION Helicopter ambulances are a scarce and expensive resource and their use carries significant risk for crew and… (More)
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2009
2009
BACKGROUND Critics of air ambulance doctors question their contribution and believe on-scene time is prolonged. Two helicopter… (More)
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2006
Review
2006
The French word "trier", the origin of the word "triage", was originally applied to a process of sorting, probably around 1792… (More)
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2006
2006
INTRODUCTION Helicopter transport is often considered in an effort to minimize time to critical interventions, such as cardiac… (More)
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2004
2004
BACKGROUND The purpose of this study was to compare outcomes of pediatric trauma patients transported by helicopter from the… (More)
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2003
Review
2003
The air medical transport of cardiac patients is a rapidly expanding practice. For various medical, social, and economic… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
STUDY OBJECTIVE We estimate the occupational fatality rate among emergency medical services (EMS) personnel in the United States… (More)
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2002
2002
BACKGROUND The clinical benefit of aeromedical transportation of injured patients in the civilian population has been debated… (More)
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