The Future of Emergency Care in the United States Health System


Subject:
Medical Treatments & Devices , Emergency Services

Description:
Three reports (released in June 2006) about emergency health care in the U.S: "Emergency Care for Children: Growing Pains," "Hospital-Based Emergency Care: At the Breaking Point," and "Emergency Medical Services at the Crossroads." The reports cover a range of emergency services, such as 9-1-1 and medical dispatch, and trauma care for children and adults. From the Institute of Medicine of the National Academy of Sciences.

Publisher:
National Academy of Sciences

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.iom.edu/?ID=16107


PID= res:lii-21856