76 Classification and Frequency of Emergency Medical Services Procedures Performed in the United States

      Emergency medical services (EMS) must provide a wide range of care for patients in the out-of-hospital setting. While previous work has detailed that EMS providers rarely perform certain procedures, (eg, endotracheal intubation) there are limited data detailing the frequency of procedures across the breadth of EMS providers’ scope of practice. We sought to characterize procedures performed by EMS in the United States.
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