3030.0: Monday, November 13, 2000: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM

Emergency medical services and acute care

See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement.
Learning Objectives: Refer to the individual abstracts for learning objectives
Board 1An educational model for increasing organ donation rates
G. E. Alan Dever, PhD, MT, MD(hon), Tara M. Matamoros, BS, Maria A. Toledo-Fitz-Patrick, MPH, Jodi C. Harrelson, MS, A. Peter Eveland, EdD
Board 2APHA policy in disaster planning and preparedness - Withdrawn
Steven C. Macdonald, PhD
Board 3Boston EMS Community Service Unit
Daniel J. White, Richard Serino
Board 4Emergency department preparedness for the pediatric patient through implementation of a facility recognition process
Evelyn M. Lyons, RN, MPH, Leslee Stein-Spencer, RN, MS, Beatrice D. Probst, MD, Patricia A. Sikorski, RN, MS
Board 5Emergency Medical Service data analysis to identify heroin overdose incidence
Kathryn Helen Brinsfield, MD, Richard Serino
Board 6Evaluation of a prehospital pediatric vascular access training program
Anthony Suruda, MDMPH
Board 7Get into the game! A national survey of parents' knowledge, attitudes and self-reported behaviors concerning sports safety
Angela D. Mickalide, PhD, CHES, Christopher D. Ingersoll, PhD, ATC, Michael Sitler, EdD, ATC, Amanda R. Taft
Board 8Impact of Infection Control Education on Percutaneous Injuries Among Medical Students
Elizabeth J. Garland, MD, Mary Foley, EdD, Laura Bienenfield, MD, Joan Oshins, RN
Board 9Referral patterns of primary care physicians for thermal injuries in a metropolitan area
Marian C Arbesman, PhD, Graidi Keleher, RN, BSN, Michael G Caty, MD, Kathleen Lillis, MD, Emily DeCarlo, James C Gilbert, MD, Philip L Glick, MD
Board 10Trends in poisoning deaths in San Diego County, 1990-1997
Patricia M Akers, MA, Leslie Upledger Ray, MA, MPPA, Patricia A Murrin, RN, MPH
Sponsor:Injury Control and Emergency Health Services

The 128th Annual Meeting of APHA