This section considers articles on out-of-hospital acute care, ground first responder and paramedic systems, ambulance service and other critical care transports, EMS regulations, policies and guidelines.
The effect of COVID-19 on emergency medical service call volumes and patient acuity: a cross-sectional study in Niagara, Ontario
The COVID-19 pandemic is a major public health problem. Subsequently, emergency medical services (EMS) have anecdotally experienced fluctuations in demand, with reports across Canada of both increased and decr...
Citation: BMC Emergency Medicine 2021 21:39