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Corp Author American Academy of Pediatrics. Section on Transport Medicine.
Title Guidelines for air and ground transport of neonatal and pediatric patients [electronic resource] / author, Section on Transport Medicine American Academy of Pediatrics ; Robert M. Insoft, editor-in-chief ; Hamilton P. Schwartz, associate editor ; Jan Romito, special consultant ; S. Nicole Alexander, AAP staff.
Imprint Elk Grove Village, IL : American Academy of Pediatrics, [2016]
Edition 4th edition.
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Phys. Description 1 online resource.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Organization of a neonatal-pediatric interfacility transport service -- Communications and the dispatch center -- Administrative issues -- Transport program administrators and health care professionals -- Team composition, selection, and training -- Safety -- Altitude physiology and the stresses of flight -- Vehicle selection -- Equipment and medications -- Quality improvement -- Marketing the pediatric-neonatal transport program -- Outreach education -- Financial considerations for a transport program -- The transport patient care database.
Subject Transportation of Patients -- standards.
Patient Transfer -- standards.
Alt Author Insoft, Robert M., editor.
Schwartz, Hamilton P., editor.
Romito, Jan, contributor.
Alexander, S. Nicole, contributor.
American Academy of Pediatrics. Task Force on Interhospital Transport.
ISBN 9781581109795