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Presentation
Injuries and illnesses on WA beaches 2006-2010
Paramedics Australasia Conference (2010)
  • David N Reid
Abstract

This study analysed the trends in reported incidents occurring on patrolled Western Australian beaches, and review what proportion of those injured were transported to hospital by ambulance; and studied underlying factors present at the time of the reported incidents. The study was presented at an oral presentation as well as a poster presentation.

Keywords
  • injuries,
  • trauma,
  • surf rescue,
  • surf life saving
Publication Date
2010
Citation Information
David N Reid. "Injuries and illnesses on WA beaches 2006-2010" Paramedics Australasia Conference (2010)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/david_reid/4/