EMS Pediatric Transport Safety and Secondary Transport
Fratta, K., and Fishe, J. (2022). EMS Pediatric Transport Safety and Secondary Transport.
The authors sought to fill a knowledge gap for pediatric patients being transported by emergency medical services by developing evidence-based guidelines to ensure children are transported to the most appropriate facility. Information is provided under specific “issues of concern” including life-threatening events, seizures, orthopedic injury, and asthma/respiratory distress.