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Utilization of Medical Oversight and Related Factors among Some 119 Rescue Workers
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  • Journal title : Fire Science and Engineering
  • Volume 30, Issue 3,  2016, pp.124-132
  • Publisher : Korea Institute of Fire Science and Engineering
  • DOI : 10.7731/KIFSE.2016.30.3.124
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Utilization of Medical Oversight and Related Factors among Some 119 Rescue Workers
Joo, Mi Hyun; Han, Mi Ah;
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Medical oversight (MO) means the advice and direction provided by a physician to rescue workers who provide medical care or carry patients at the scene of an emergency. The purpose of this study was to investigate the utilization of MO and related factors among some 119 rescue workers in Gwangju. A self-reported questionnaire was completed by 153 rescue workers in these 119 safety centers. The data were analyzed by SAS version 9.3. Overall 82.4% of the subjects utilized MO during the past month. In the multiple logistic regression analysis, the married subjects (OR
Emergency medical services;Emergency medical technicians;Medical oversight (MO);Related factors;
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