ORGANIZATION OF FIRST-AID TO ROAD ACCIDENT VICTIMS. PART 1

ORGANISATION DES SOINS AUX ACCIDENTES DE LA ROUTE -1

This theme deals with (1) the problem of the collection and transport of road casualties together with the role of telecommunication and (2) equipment of the hospital dealing with the reception of road casualties. The following papers were presented: first aid at the roadside, wilson,ke; doctor at the roadside, brown,jr; organization of care for road casualties in the United States, joliet,p; planning methodologies for emergency medical system, andrews,rb; timeliness, adequacy of emergency treatment and the d.o.a., king,bg and weiss szillard,g; remarks on 8-year experience based on the single call number, transport of casualties and first-aid outside the hospital, hoffmann,g, rolly,g and vandeputte,g; preliminary conditions for the efficient organization of first-aid services, contzen,h; organization, technical equipment and installation of first-aid services in the town of francfort, achilles,e; 5-year experience with the first-aid vehicle, kunz,t; our experience with resuscitation ambulances in bochum, zilkens,j; present organization of first aid medical services in france, coirier,r; early road emergency services, arnaud,m, dufraisse,p and serre,l; study of two types of organization of alarm warning in the southern pyrenees region, lareng,l, virenque,c vaysse,c, renun,b, epstein,ac and meusberger,p; critical study of the transport of the sick and injured in france. Balance sheet of a medical transport organization (sos service) in a large town and in a department, larcan,a. For the covering abstract of the conference, see irrd abstract no.100820. /TRRL/

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Presented at the 4th International Congress on Accident and Traffic.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Institut National de Medecine du Traffic

    15 rue de l'Ecole de Medecine
    Paris,   France 
  • Publication Date: 1972-9

Media Info

  • Pagination: 51 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00125624
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport and Road Research Laboratory (TRRL)
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Conf Paper
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: Apr 7 1976 12:00AM