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Emergency medical service system (EMSS) in China is becoming more important. However, studies on mortality of emergency departments (EDs) patients in tertiary hospitals and on the trends in mortality of ED patients all over China are stagnant. The objective of this study was to quantify and describe the trends in mortality of ED patients in China.
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Name: World journal of emergency medicine
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Emergency departments (ED) serve as a contact point for critically ill patients. According to experience, a fraction of patients visiting ED present with palliative symptoms and require palliative c...
The incidence and mortality trends of prostate cancer remain unknown in China. We examined secular trends in prostate cancer incidence and mortality rates and the net age, period, and cohort effects o...
To explore how different cultural values are connected to teamwork between doctors and nurses in emergency departments (EDs) in China.
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Services specifically designed, staffed, and equipped for the emergency care of patients.
The specialty or practice of nursing in the care of patients admitted to the emergency department.
Branch of EMERGENCY MEDICINE dealing with the emergency care of children.
Paramedical personnel trained to provide basic emergency care and life support under the supervision of physicians and/or nurses. These services may be carried out at the site of the emergency, in the ambulance, or in a health care institution.
A vehicle equipped for transporting patients in need of emergency care.