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A Bibliography of Ambulance Patient Compartments and Related Issues

Published

Author(s)

Mehdi Dadfarnia, Yung-Tsun T. Lee, Deogratias Kibira

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
Report Number
7835

Keywords

Ambulance, Ambulance Standards, Crash, Design Layout, Patient Compartment, Safety Hazards, Task Frequency
Created February 27, 2012, Updated November 10, 2018