Best Practices, EMS

What makes an incident critical for ambulance workers? Emotional outcomes and implications for intervention

A consortium of individuals through the Taylor & Francis Group conducted a study of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and the use of Critical Incident Stress Debriefing (CISD) among EMS and first responders. There results that were produced give us a better understanding of what kind of incidents will have a higher rate of PTSD and how to recognize the need for CISD.

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