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Since 80's, admissions in Emergency medical services increase regularly. Children represents 30% of the patients in Emergency medical Service. Only 20% of admissions are hospitalized and only 3 % need emergency care. Consequences are team's exhaustion, a reduction of healthcare quality, a slowdown in emergency care.
Investigator decided to realize an epidemiologic prospective study in Emergency medical and surgical Pediatric Service in Strasbourg Teaching Hospital to compare coverage of children who are referred by a liberal doctor with children who are coming by themselves matched with age and complaint.
This study will analyze the relevance of complaints and decision-making factors for the liberal doctor to send children in Emergency Medical and Surgical Service. Investigator will talk about the importance of close collaboration between liberal doctor and hospital doctor, as well as patient's information about basic care service on nights and week-ends in order to decrease the number of emergency admission.
Service D'Urgences Medico Chirurgicales Pediatriques
University Hospital, Strasbourg, France
Published on BioPortfolio: 2018-07-16T10:43:12-0400
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Hospital department responsible for the administration and provision of immediate medical or surgical care to the emergency patient.
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.
The mobilization of EMERGENCY CARE to the locations and people that need them.
A way of providing emergency medical care that is guided by a thoughtful integration of the best available scientific knowledge with clinical expertise in EMERGENCY MEDICINE. This approach allows the practitioner to critically assess research data, clinical guidelines, and other information resources in order to correctly identify the clinical problem, apply the most high-quality intervention, and re-evaluate the outcome for future improvement.
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