Improving Pre-hospital Care of Road Traffic Accident's Victims with Smartphone Technology

<p class="0abstract">One of the most causes to lose millions of lives around the world is Road Traffic Accidents (RTAs). According to the world health organization (WHO) report, 1.25 million people are killed each year as a result of RTAs, 20 to 50 million people were injured, and th...

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Main Authors: Osman A. Abdellah, Majed M. Aborokbah, Abbdelrahman Osman Elfaki
Format: Article
Language:English
Published: International Association of Online Engineering (IAOE) 2018-03-01
Series:International Journal of Interactive Mobile Technologies
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Online Access:http://online-journals.org/index.php/i-jim/article/view/8118
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spelling doaj-ae1fe88314f844c487994615690330e62021-09-02T09:49:35ZengInternational Association of Online Engineering (IAOE)International Journal of Interactive Mobile Technologies1865-79232018-03-0112213014110.3991/ijim.v12i2.81183619Improving Pre-hospital Care of Road Traffic Accident's Victims with Smartphone TechnologyOsman A. Abdellah0Majed M. Aborokbah1Abbdelrahman Osman Elfaki2University of TabukUniversity of TabukMSU<p class="0abstract">One of the most causes to lose millions of lives around the world is Road Traffic Accidents (RTAs). According to the world health organization (WHO) report, 1.25 million people are killed each year as a result of RTAs, 20 to 50 million people were injured, and the number of killed people by RTAs is expected to increase further by 2020. The recent studies conclude that patient survival during a health emergency situation depends on the effective pre-hospital healthcare services, while the effective communication between the paramedics and prehospital staff is one of the important healthcare success factors. With the rapid growing of information and communication technology (ICT), wireless technologies and mobile services can provide viable solution to overcome the pre-hospital healthcare problems. The aim of this research is to improve the quality of prehospital emergency healthcare services at KSA by developing and implementing a mobile based emergency system. The proposed application is moving the diagnosis time to be started during traveling time witch accelerate the treatment. The proposed system shows satisfactory results in term of effectiveness and satisfaction</p>http://online-journals.org/index.php/i-jim/article/view/8118pre hospitalmobile based applicationroad traffic accident’s victims care
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author Osman A. Abdellah
Majed M. Aborokbah
Abbdelrahman Osman Elfaki
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Majed M. Aborokbah
Abbdelrahman Osman Elfaki
Improving Pre-hospital Care of Road Traffic Accident's Victims with Smartphone Technology
International Journal of Interactive Mobile Technologies
pre hospital
mobile based application
road traffic accident’s victims care
author_facet Osman A. Abdellah
Majed M. Aborokbah
Abbdelrahman Osman Elfaki
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title Improving Pre-hospital Care of Road Traffic Accident's Victims with Smartphone Technology
title_short Improving Pre-hospital Care of Road Traffic Accident's Victims with Smartphone Technology
title_full Improving Pre-hospital Care of Road Traffic Accident's Victims with Smartphone Technology
title_fullStr Improving Pre-hospital Care of Road Traffic Accident's Victims with Smartphone Technology
title_full_unstemmed Improving Pre-hospital Care of Road Traffic Accident's Victims with Smartphone Technology
title_sort improving pre-hospital care of road traffic accident's victims with smartphone technology
publisher International Association of Online Engineering (IAOE)
series International Journal of Interactive Mobile Technologies
issn 1865-7923
publishDate 2018-03-01
description <p class="0abstract">One of the most causes to lose millions of lives around the world is Road Traffic Accidents (RTAs). According to the world health organization (WHO) report, 1.25 million people are killed each year as a result of RTAs, 20 to 50 million people were injured, and the number of killed people by RTAs is expected to increase further by 2020. The recent studies conclude that patient survival during a health emergency situation depends on the effective pre-hospital healthcare services, while the effective communication between the paramedics and prehospital staff is one of the important healthcare success factors. With the rapid growing of information and communication technology (ICT), wireless technologies and mobile services can provide viable solution to overcome the pre-hospital healthcare problems. The aim of this research is to improve the quality of prehospital emergency healthcare services at KSA by developing and implementing a mobile based emergency system. The proposed application is moving the diagnosis time to be started during traveling time witch accelerate the treatment. The proposed system shows satisfactory results in term of effectiveness and satisfaction</p>
topic pre hospital
mobile based application
road traffic accident’s victims care
url http://online-journals.org/index.php/i-jim/article/view/8118
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