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Ambulance dispatch is a proxy of acute health outcomes, and growing epidemiological evidence documented its relation to extreme… Expand How should one allocate a fleet of ambulances to fixed bases with the goal of keeping response times to calls as small as… Expand OBJECTIVE
Early admission to hospital with minimum delay is a prerequisite for successful management of acute stroke. We sought… Expand In this paper, we consider ambulance allocation and reallocation models for a post-disaster relief operation. The initial focus… Expand BACKGROUND
Despite data showing that time to treatment is very important in ST-elevation myocardial infarct patients… Expand OBJECTIVES
This study was planned to record prehospital death rates in four medical priority categories (A, B, C and D) and to… Expand Objectives. To prospectively determine if on-site physicians at a mass gathering reduced the number of ambulance transports to… Expand We identified prospectively all patients (181 patients, 183 episodes) admitted to hospital in Oxford with acute stroke from 1… Expand A prospective interview study of the hospital arrival time (HAT) was obtained on 160 patients, aged 28 to 87 years, who were… Expand