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Publication Citation: A Bibliography of Ambulance Patient Compartments and Related Issues

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Author(s): Mehdi Dadfarnia; Yung-Tsun T. Lee; Deogratias Kibira;
Title: A Bibliography of Ambulance Patient Compartments and Related Issues
Published: February 27, 2012
Abstract: Safety in the patient compartment of ambulances is an issue of growing concern for emergency medical technicians (EMTs), paramedics, patients, and others affected by ambulances. A lot of research has been conducted by different players and much of it is scattered. As a quick reference, this report is to enhance the ability of researchers of this field to sift through a collection of standards and documents from books, journals, websites, and reports. This annotated bibliography is categorized into different fields for further ease of use. A brief abstract follows every bibliographical reference.
Citation: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR) - 7835
Keywords: Ambulance; Ambulance Standards; Crash; Design Layout; Patient Compartment; Safety Hazards; Task Frequency
Research Areas: Manufacturing
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