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What is your experience with CHWs as first responders for disaster and emergency situations?

Omur Cinar Elci - June 14, 2017
Dear friends, I'd like to hear your experiences on having CHWs as first responders in disaster and emergency situations. Do you have any successful cases? Any experience in CHW training programs speci...
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Disaster Relief disasters emergency relief first responders
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Prehospital design

Doruk Ozgediz - June 19, 2011
Prehospital design Ozgediz Doruk ORIGINAL SCIENTIFIC REPORTS Current Patterns of Prehospital Trauma Care in Kampala, Uganda and the Feasibility of a Lay-First-Responde...
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Acute Trauma Emergency medical system EMS first responders Innovations for Resource-Limited Settings pre-hospital care trauma care
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The injury chart book: a graphical overview of the global burden of injuries

Robert Szypko - June 14, 2011
The injury chart book: a graphical overview of the global burden of injuries Szypko Robert THE INJURY CHART BOOK A graphical overview of the global burden of injuries ...
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Acute Trauma Emergency medical system EMS first responders Innovations for Resource-Limited Settings pre-hospital care trauma care
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WHO Guidelines for essential trauma care

Robert Szypko - June 14, 2011
WHO Guidelines for essential trauma care Szypko Robert Guidelines for essential trauma care INTERNATIONAL SOCIETY OF SURGERY SOCIETE INTERNATIONALE DE CHIRURGIE I...
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Acute Trauma Emergency medical system EMS first responders Innovations for Resource-Limited Settings pre-hospital care trauma care
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Emergency Medical Services

Robert Szypko - June 14, 2011
Emergency Medical Services Szypko Robert DCP_1261-1280.qxd 1261 INTRODUCTION Emergency medical conditions typically occur through a sud- den insult to the body...
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Acute Trauma Emergency medical system EMS first responders Innovations for Resource-Limited Settings pre-hospital care trauma care
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Bibliography

Robert Szypko - June 14, 2011
Bibliography Szypko Robert Works Cited Works Cited 1 Andrews CN, Kobusingye OC, Lett R. Road traffic accident injuries in Kampala. East Afr Med J. 1999 Apr;...
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Acute Trauma Emergency medical system EMS first responders Innovations for Resource-Limited Settings pre-hospital care trauma care
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WHO Prehospital Trauma Care

Robert Szypko - June 14, 2011
WHO Prehospital Trauma Care Szypko Robert 39162_OMS_Couv.indd Prehospital trauma care systems World Health Organization Avenue Appia 20 1211 Geneva 27 Switzerlan...
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Acute Trauma Emergency medical system EMS first responders Innovations for Resource-Limited Settings pre-hospital care trauma care
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Enhancing Training Capacity to Strengthen Pre-hospital Trauma Care in Developing Countries

Sarah Arnquist - June 12, 2011
Injury is a major cause of death and disability worldwide. Prompt provision of emergency care and rapid movement of injured victims to a health care facility can save lives, decrease short-term disabi...
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Acute Trauma Emergency medical system EMS first responders Innovations for Resource-Limited Settings pre-hospital care trauma care