Journal Article
Study

Design and trial of a new ambulance-to-emergency department handover protocol: 'IMIST-AMBO.'

Iedema R, Ball C, Daly B, et al. BMJ quality & safety. 2012;21:627-33.

Prior research has documented errors in handoffs between ambulance and emergency department personnel. This study reports on the development and initial implementation of a structured tool for use at this handoff.