Mortality and functional morbidity after use of PALS/APLS by community physicians Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support
  • Emergency Service, Hospital
  • Hospitals, Community
  • Multiple Trauma
  • Shock

abstract

  • Shock is common in children who are transferred for tertiary care. Pediatric shock recognition and resuscitation in the community hospital improves survival and functional outcome regardless of diagnostic category. The development of shock/trauma systems for children with and without trauma seems prudent.

publication date

  • August 2009

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1542/peds.2008-1967

PubMed ID

  • 19651576

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 500

end page

  • 8

volume

  • 124

number

  • 2