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Advances in Emergency Medicine
Volume 2014 (2014), Article ID 232706, 6 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/232706
Research Article

Trends in Demand for Acute Medical Care at Two Football Clubs over an Eighteen-Year Period

1Department of Anaesthesia & Intensive Care, Derby Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Royal Derby Hospital, Uttoxeter Road, Derby DE22 3NE, UK
2Department of Respiratory Medicine, Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust, City Hospital Campus, Hucknall Road, Nottingham NG5 1PB, UK
3Department of Anaesthesia, Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Glossop Road, Sheffield S10 2JF, UK

Received 28 April 2014; Accepted 15 August 2014; Published 3 September 2014

Academic Editor: Patrick Schober

Copyright © 2014 Thomas P. Heinink et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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