Skip to main content

Table 3 Transportation of patients

From: Advanced medical life support procedures in vitally compromised children by a helicopter emergency medical service

  n NACA I-III@ NACA IV-VII@
No transportation, dead on scene 64 0 64
Ambulance, with HEMS physician 273 20 253
Ambulance, without HEMS physician 118 95 23
Helicopter transport because of distance to hospital 25 0 25
Helicopter transport because of condition of patient 76 0 76
Interhospital transfer 2 0 2
  1. @NACA groups: Pearson chi square p < 0.05