Interhospital versus direct scene transfer of major trauma

Young, Jeffrey S.; Bassam, Deeni; Cephas, Gerald A.; Brady, William J.; Butler, Kathy; Pomphrey, Michelle
January 1998
American Surgeon;Jan1998, Vol. 64 Issue 1, p88
Academic Journal
Presents a study which aims to demonstrate that patients with major trauma taken directly to the trauma center had shorter hospital and intensive care unit stays and lower mortality. Methods utilized on the study; Data from all patients who arrived at the trauma center; Comparison of hospital and ICU lengths of stay for all patients.


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