Journal Article

Emergency medical services provider pediatric adverse event rate varies by call origin pediatric emergency care.

Jones D, Hansen M, Van Otterloo J, et al. Pediatric emergency care. 2018;34:862-865.

Emergency medical services may transport patients from the scene of an accident, an outpatient clinic, or a hospital. This study found that rates of adverse events and near misses were higher when pediatric patients came from accident scenes or clinics than if patients were transferred from other hospitals.