Pre hospital care in Europe
- Correspondence to: Richard Fairhurst NHS Lancashire Ambulance Service, 449-451 Garstang Road, Broughton, Preston PR3 5LN;
- Accepted 13 September 2005
The delivery of prehospital care varies greatly across Europe, but the Hesculaep Project funded by the European Union aims to map the provision of prehospital care in the 25 countries of Europe.
The Hesculaep1 Project funded by the European Union aims to map the provision of prehospital care in the 25 countries of Europe. The end point will be a web enabled database. The project is led by the Assistance Publique Hôpitaux de Paris – SAMU 92. The project has four objectives:-
The exchange of information between national and regional organisations on the prehospital management of medical emergencies throughout the European Union.
The identification and analysis of national and regional research programmes in the management of medical emergencies. …