Table 1

Participants, concept and context grid showing identified search terms and MeSH terms for PubMed

ParticipantsConceptContext
DefinitionCommunity paramedicCost–benefit analysisRural area
Safety
MeSH termsEmergency medical technicianAnalysis, cost–benefitRural health
Allied health personnelCost savingsRural health services
Community health workersHealthcare costRural population
Emergency medical servicesHealthcare cost/statistics and numerical data
Costs and cost analysis
Safety
Text words in T/AEmergency medical technicianAnalysis, cost–benefitRural health
Allied health personnelCost savingsRural population
Community health workersHealthcare costRural health services
Emergency medical servicesHealthcare cost/statistics and numerical data
ParamedicCosts and cost analysis
ParamedicsSafety
  • MeSH, Medical Subject Heading; T/A, title/abstract.