Temperature and age–gender effects on out-of-hospital cardiac arrest cases
作者: Chien Tat LowPoh Chin LaiPaul Sai Shun YeungAxel Yuet Chung SiuKelvin Tak Yiu LeungPaulina Pui Yun Wong
作者单位: 1Department of Geography, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
2Ambulance Service Institute, Hong Kong
3Accident & Emergency Department, Ruttonjee Hospital, Hong Kong
4Science Unit, Lingnan University, Hong Kong
刊名: Hong Kong Journal of Emergency Medicine, 2018, Vol.25 (2), pp.83-90
来源数据库: Sage Publications, Inc.
DOI: 10.1177/1024907917751301
关键词: Out-of-hospital cardiac arrestTemperatureEmergency medical services
原始语种摘要: Introduction:(#br)Temperature is a key factor influencing the occurrence of out-of-hospital cardiac arrest, yet there is no equivalent study in Hong Kong. This study reports results involving a large-scale territory-wide investigation on the impacts of ambient temperature and age–gender differences on out-of-hospital cardiac arrest outcome in Hong Kong.(#br)Methods:(#br)This study included 25,467 out-of-hospital cardiac arrest cases treated by the Hong Kong Fire Services Department between December 2011 and November 2016 inclusive. Simple correlation and regression analyses were used to examine the relationships between out-of-hospital cardiac arrest cases and temperature, age and gender. Calendar charts were used to visualise temporal patterns of pre-hospital emergency medical services...
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  • hospital 医院
  • arrest 制动器
  • gender 性别
  • cardiac 贲门
  • elderly 上了年纪的
  • temperature 温度
  • effects 海员自身物品
  • increase 增加
  • Temperature 温度
  • evidence