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The State of Rio de Janeiro, with its extensive hospital network and prior experience in mobile prehospital care, got ahead of itself with the implementation of the regional SAMUs, leading to the need for improved intergovernmental coordination.
Prehospital medical directors should issue and train their medics in accordance with current guidelines and standards for prehospital care on the battlefield.
Prehospital care experts should direct and advise key research and development efforts and set research priorities focused on improving prehospital casualty survival.
Evaluating durable and perishable material resources revealed that eleven services had the equipment recommended by AR 2048-GM/MS, (4) this being equal to the number of units equipped with the basic medications recommended for prehospital care.
Prehospital care of the spine-injured athlete: Monograph summary.
So far, 15 firefighters have been trained to administer intravenous catheters, give life-saving drugs and provide other extensive prehospital care.
The idea of a highly trained, early-treatment system caught on and swept the country, revolutionizing prehospital care for victims of illness and accidents.
Good Samaritan laws(8) protect laypersons and prehospital care providers from criminal action and, in some cases, civil action as long as they are operating within the guidelines given for the level of training they have obtained and are volunteering their services.
By convincing doctors to look over the shoulders of ambulance and paramedic crews, Boyd and his cohorts integrated prehospital care into the physicians' sphere of activity.
Much progress has been achieved for inhospital stroke management, but a scalable solution to optimize prehospital care has not yet been established.
It was notable that significant progress had occurred between the 2 assessments with the establishment of a Prehospital Care Division within the JTTS, development of a prehospital trauma registry, weekly prehospital trauma conferences, and CJOA-A theater guidance and enforcement of prehospital documentation.