Accession Number:

AD0748695

Title:

The Role of Helicopters in Emergency Medical Care Systems

Descriptive Note:

Research rept.

Corporate Author:

ARMY MATERIEL COMMAND TEXARKANA TX INTERN TRAINING CENTER

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1971-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

48.0

Abstract:

The major purpose of this paper is to contribute toward improved emergency medical care. The results of helicopter performance in civilian air rescue operations are presented. Suggestions as to the future role of helicopters within the emergency care system are discussed. The other major components of the emergency care system are examined and recommendations have been offered to aid in their improvement.

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE