Ofer Amram

Summary

Affiliation: Simon Fraser University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Socio Economic Status and Traumatic Brain Injury amongst Pediatric Populations: A Spatial Analysis in Greater Vancouver
    Ofer Amram
    Department of Geography, Simon Fraser University, 8888 University Drive, Burnaby, BC V5A 1S6, Canada
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 12:15594-604. 2015
  2. pmc Proximity of public elementary schools to major roads in Canadian urban areas
    Ofer Amram
    Department of Geography, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, BC, Canada
    Int J Health Geogr 10:68. 2011
  3. pmc Mass casualty modelling: a spatial tool to support triage decision making
    Ofer Amram
    Geography Department, Simon Fraser University, 8888 University Drive, Burnaby, BC, V5A 1S6, Canada
    Int J Health Geogr 10:40. 2011
  4. doi request reprint A web-based model to support patient-to-hospital allocation in mass casualty incidents
    Ofer Amram
    Geography Department, Simon Fraser University, British Columbia, Canada
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 72:1323-8. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Assessing access to paediatric trauma centres in Canada, and the impact of the golden hour on length of stay at the hospital: an observational study
    Ofer Amram
    Department of Geography, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada
    BMJ Open 6:e010274. 2016
  6. doi request reprint A protocol for determining differences in consistency and depth of palliative care service provision across community sites
    Nadine Schuurman
    Department of Geography, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, BC, Canada
    Health Soc Care Community 18:537-48. 2010

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. doi request reprint Socio Economic Status and Traumatic Brain Injury amongst Pediatric Populations: A Spatial Analysis in Greater Vancouver
    Ofer Amram
    Department of Geography, Simon Fraser University, 8888 University Drive, Burnaby, BC V5A 1S6, Canada
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 12:15594-604. 2015
    ..This study aims to identify hotspots for pediatric Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) and examines the relationship between SES and pediatric TBI rates in greater Vancouver, British Columbia (BC), Canada...
  2. pmc Proximity of public elementary schools to major roads in Canadian urban areas
    Ofer Amram
    Department of Geography, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, BC, Canada
    Int J Health Geogr 10:68. 2011
    ..No studies have yet examined the proximity of schools to major roads in Canadian cities...
  3. pmc Mass casualty modelling: a spatial tool to support triage decision making
    Ofer Amram
    Geography Department, Simon Fraser University, 8888 University Drive, Burnaby, BC, V5A 1S6, Canada
    Int J Health Geogr 10:40. 2011
    ..This system supports decision making by providing data regarding hospital proximity, capacity, and treatment specializations to decision makers at the scene of the incident...
  4. doi request reprint A web-based model to support patient-to-hospital allocation in mass casualty incidents
    Ofer Amram
    Geography Department, Simon Fraser University, British Columbia, Canada
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 72:1323-8. 2012
    ..These data will enable paramedics to make informed decisions in support of timely and appropriate patient allocation during MCIs. The model also enables simulation exercises for disaster preparedness and first response training...
  5. doi request reprint Assessing access to paediatric trauma centres in Canada, and the impact of the golden hour on length of stay at the hospital: an observational study
    Ofer Amram
    Department of Geography, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada
    BMJ Open 6:e010274. 2016
    ..This is an observational study with the aim of assessing the impact of geographical access to paediatric trauma centres (PTCs) on patient outcomes, and to determine spatial access to PTCs across Canada...
  6. doi request reprint A protocol for determining differences in consistency and depth of palliative care service provision across community sites
    Nadine Schuurman
    Department of Geography, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, BC, Canada
    Health Soc Care Community 18:537-48. 2010
    ..In addition, the ranking provides a basis for rural/urban comparisons. Finally, the protocol introduced can be used in other areas and provides a means of comparing palliative care service provision amongst multiple jurisdictions...