LIAISON EMERGENCY MEDICAL VEHICLE

LE VEHICULE MEDICAL DE LIAISON

DETAILS ARE GIVEN OF A SYSTEM SET UP IN THE LOIR-ET-CHER (FRANCE) THAT USES A SPECIALLY DESIGNED VEHICLE IN WHICH A CASUALTY CAN BE TREATED DURING TRANSFER TO A HOSPITAL. THE CAR IS A RENAULT 5, THE PASSIVE SAFETY OF WHICH HAS BEEN IMPROVED AND WHICH CARRIES VERY SOPHISTICATED EMERGENCY EQUIPMENT. THIS VEHICLE GOES RAPIDLY TO THE SCENE OF AN ACCIDENT CARRYING AN ANAESTHETIST SPECIALIZING IN RESUSCITATION AND A NURSE. THIS VEHICLE CAN ALSO GO AND MEET AN AMBULANCE CARRYING CASUALTIES; IN THE LATTER CASE, THE EQUIPMENT OF THE LIAISON VEHICLE IS QUICKLY TRANSFERRED TO THE AMBULANCE AND THE INJURED CAN BE TREATED IMMEDIATELY. A RADIO LINK IS ESTABLISHED WITH THE HOSPITAL WHERE THE CASUALTY IS BEING TAKEN.

  • Authors:
    • HENNEQUIN, C
  • Publication Date: 1977-10

Language

  • French

Media Info

  • Pagination: 23-8
  • Serial:
    • LA ROUTE
    • Issue Number: 62
    • Publisher: COMITE NATIONAL DU SECOURS ROUTIER FRANCAIS

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01296486
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Institut Francais des Sciences et Technologies des Transports, de l'Aménagement et des Réseaux (IFSTTAR)
  • Files: ITRD
  • Created Date: Nov 21 2010 5:57AM