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ASTM F1653

Standard Guide for Scope of Performance of Triage in a Prehospital Environment

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Organization: ASTM
Publication Date: 10 October 1995
Status: active
Page Count: 3
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This guide covers minimum requirements for the scope of performance for individuals who perform triage at an emergency medical incident involving multiple casualties in a pre-hospital environment.

This guide acknowledges objectives based on an individual's required knowledge of signs and symptoms, patient assessment and basic life support.

Operating within the framework of this guide may expose personnel to hazardous materials, procedures, and equipment. For additional information see Practice F1031, Guides F1219, F1253, F1285, F1287, F1288, F1489 and F1651.

This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use. For specific precautionary statements, see Footnote 3.2

2 Most recent "Guidelines for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiac Care," as reprinted from the Journal of the American Medical Association, available from American Heart Association, 7272 Greenville Ave., Dallas, TX 75231.

Document History

ASTM F1653
October 10, 1995
Standard Guide for Scope of Performance of Triage in a Prehospital Environment
This guide covers minimum requirements for the scope of performance for individuals who perform triage at an emergency medical incident involving multiple casualties in a pre-hospital environment....
October 10, 1995
Standard Guide for Scope of Performance of Triage in a Prehospital Environment
This guide covers minimum requirements for the scope of performance for individuals who perform triage at an emergency medical incident involving multiple casualties in a pre-hospital environment....
October 10, 1995
Standard Guide for Scope of Performance of Triage in a Prehospital Environment
This guide covers minimum requirements for the scope of performance for individuals who perform triage at an emergency medical incident involving multiple casualties in a pre-hospital environment....
January 1, 1995
Standard Guide for Scope of Performance of Triage in Pre-Hospital Environment
1. Scope 1.1 This guide covers minimum requirements for the scope of performance for individuals who perform triage at an emergency medical incident involving multiple casualties in a pre-hospital...

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