If We are too Stubborn to Ask for Directions, Then We Will Still Be Lost Next Year

Flint, Lewis
May 2007
American Surgeon;May2007, Vol. 73 Issue 5, p438
Academic Journal
The author comments on the unease that pervades the community of surgeons who focus their clinical practices on the care of the injured and critically ill. It says that the care provided to patients with bona fide emergency conditions is affected by the stress of additional patients applied to a health care resource with finite capacity. It also mentions that the coordination of multiple medical specialties is needed by the successful practice of trauma care.


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