Triage With Rfid Tags

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Triage With Rfid Tags

  1. 1. Inoue, Sozo   Sonoda, Akihiko   Oka, Ken'ichiro   Fujisaki, Shin'ichiro   Graduate School of Information Science and Electrical Engineering, Kyushu University
  2. 2. <ul><li>“ Triage with RFID Tags”, Proc. 1st International Conference on Pervasive Computing Technologies for Healthcare 2006, Dec. 2006. Koji Inoue </li></ul>
  3. 3. <ul><li>Triage: a procedure used by emergency personnel to ration limited medical resources to massive injured people </li></ul><ul><li>With triage tags </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Classify and transport the injured effectively </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Obtain and publish the state and the scale of the casualty incident </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Speed up and increase the accuracy </li></ul><ul><li>Verified through experiment </li></ul>
  4. 4. <ul><li>The work flow of triage operated by emergency personnel </li></ul>
  5. 5. <ul><li>First aid area, operation point </li></ul><ul><li>1 st triage(incident site) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Tagged in 30sec </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Black/DECEASED </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Red/IMMEDIATE </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Yellow/DELAYED </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Green/MINOR </li></ul></ul><ul><li>2 nd triage(first aid area) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Information of injured people </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>name/age/sex… </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Written on tags </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Hospital selection </li></ul><ul><li>In ambulance, collect information </li></ul>
  6. 6. <ul><li>Data integrity </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Triage tags are cut off, lost or left </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Input throughput </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Input information time should be very short </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Availability </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Input operations of injured-person's information should be available anytime </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Low latency </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Information not collected until the ambulance which transported </li></ul></ul>
  7. 7. <ul><li>Transport injured people as quickly as possible </li></ul><ul><li>Information collection of injured people affects to the latency of transportation </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Troublesome operations for information collection </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The level of injury and hospital to be transported have to be collected within 1 st or 2 nd triage prior to transportation, </li></ul></ul>
  8. 8. <ul><li>RFID as a local buffer </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Can input data </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Information can collect through wireless network </li></ul><ul><li>Easy to read by using mobile device compared to handwriting </li></ul>
  9. 9. <ul><li>A triage tags </li></ul><ul><ul><li>With input forms for the information </li></ul></ul><ul><li>1 st and 2 nd triage terminal, hospital selection </li></ul><ul><ul><li>PDA RFID reader and a wireless communication interface </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Ambulance terminal, hospital terminal, Operation point terminal* </li></ul><ul><ul><li>A notebook PC equipped with a handy RFID reader and a wireless communication interface </li></ul></ul><ul><li>The server </li></ul>
  10. 10. <ul><li>A complex car crash of 5cars and about 82 injured people </li></ul><ul><li>Such a big scale! </li></ul>
  11. 12. <ul><li>The RFID triage system is demonstrated to be effective in mass casualty incidents of about 100 injured people </li></ul><ul><li>Using RFID to develope a information system </li></ul>

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