The Use of Interpreters in Medical Triage During a Refugee Mass-Gathering Incident in Europe

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10144/619002
Title:
The Use of Interpreters in Medical Triage During a Refugee Mass-Gathering Incident in Europe
Authors:
Alexakis, L; Papachristou, A; Baruzzi, C; Konstantinou, A
Journal:
Prehospital and Disaster Medicine
Abstract:
Introduction During a refugees' mass-gathering incident in Kos Island, Greece, Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF; Brussels, Belgium) teams provided emergency medical care. A case report of the event focusing on difficulties encountered by the interpreters during triage and emergency response was prepared.
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Issue Date:
28-Jul-2017
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10144/619002
DOI:
10.1017/S1049023X17006781
PubMed ID:
28750691
Submitted date:
2017-08-10
Language:
en
Description:
We regret that this article is behind a paywall.
ISSN:
1945-1938
Appears in Collections:
Emergencies/refugees

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DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorAlexakis, Len
dc.contributor.authorPapachristou, Aen
dc.contributor.authorBaruzzi, Cen
dc.contributor.authorKonstantinou, Aen
dc.date.accessioned2017-09-06T12:10:34Z-
dc.date.available2017-09-06T12:10:34Z-
dc.date.issued2017-07-28-
dc.date.submitted2017-08-10-
dc.identifier.citationThe Use of Interpreters in Medical Triage During a Refugee Mass-Gathering Incident in Europe. 2017:1-4 Prehosp Disaster Meden
dc.identifier.issn1945-1938-
dc.identifier.pmid28750691-
dc.identifier.doi10.1017/S1049023X17006781-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10144/619002-
dc.descriptionWe regret that this article is behind a paywall.en
dc.description.abstractIntroduction During a refugees' mass-gathering incident in Kos Island, Greece, Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF; Brussels, Belgium) teams provided emergency medical care. A case report of the event focusing on difficulties encountered by the interpreters during triage and emergency response was prepared.en
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherCambridge University Pressen
dc.titleThe Use of Interpreters in Medical Triage During a Refugee Mass-Gathering Incident in Europeen
dc.identifier.journalPrehospital and Disaster Medicineen

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