Education of out-of-hospital emergency medical personnel in pediatrics: report of a National Task Force

Ann Emerg Med. 1998 Jan;31(1):58-64.

Abstract

The Pediatric Education Task Force has developed a list of major topics and skills for inclusion in pediatric curricula for EMS providers Areas of controversy in the management of pediatric patients in the prehospital setting are outlined, and helpful learning tools are identified.

Publication types

  • Research Support, U.S. Gov't, P.H.S.

MeSH terms

  • Curriculum
  • Emergency Medical Services*
  • Emergency Medical Technicians / education*
  • Humans
  • Infant
  • Pediatrics / education*