Chapter 14. Air Transfers: an Introduction

  1. Steve Byrne1,
  2. Steve Fisher,
  3. Peter-Marc Fortune2,
  4. Cassie Lawn3 and
  5. Sue Wieteska

Published Online: 9 FEB 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444300833.ch14

Paediatric and Neonatal Safe Transfer and Retrieval: The Practical Approach

Paediatric and Neonatal Safe Transfer and Retrieval: The Practical Approach

How to Cite

Byrne, S., Fisher, S., Fortune, P.-M., Lawn, C. and Wieteska, S. (eds) (2008) Air Transfers: an Introduction, in Paediatric and Neonatal Safe Transfer and Retrieval: The Practical Approach, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444300833.ch14

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Paediatrics/Neonatology, Middlesbrough, UK

  2. 2

    PICU, Manchester, UK

  3. 3

    Neonatology, Brighton, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 9 FEB 2009
  2. Published Print: 13 JUN 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405169196

Online ISBN: 9781444300833

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Keywords:

  • arranging a helicopter transfer;
  • applying - accept approach to air transfers;
  • retrieval of patients from helicopters;
  • fixed-wing air transfers;
  • retrieval team staff safety

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Air Transfers

  • Applying the Accept Approach to Air Transfers

  • Retrieval of Patients from Helicopters

  • Fixed-Wing Air Transfers

  • Summary