Spatial density, Emergency Medical Services (EMS) and building utilization types of Bang Phlat district

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Pornperm Saengow
Pramote Papukdee
Morakot Worachairungreung
Katawut Waiyasusri
Nayot Kulpanich

Abstract

This article aimed to 1) investigate times, illness and building utilization types of emergency medical services, and 2) analyze pattern and density of emergency medical services by analysing the emergency response data in critical level (red) 2016 of Vajira Hospital with t-test in order to identify the difference in emergency calls between emergency patients and trauma patients in each time. Average Nearest Neighbour Index and Kernel Density Analysis were used to analyse the spatial pattern and density. The results found that in Bang Phlat District Area the number of critical emergency patients (red label) was higher than trauma patients. The number of reports on emergency patients in the daytime was higher than at nighttime and occurred in residential building utilization areas. Moreover, the number of emergency calls during the daytime and at nighttime was significantly different at a statistical level of 0.05 with the high density of the spatial pattern of emergency calls at residential building areas.

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