TITLE

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

AUTHOR(S)
Flint, Lewis
PUB. DATE
May 2007
SOURCE
American Surgeon;May2007, Vol. 73 Issue 5, p438
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
25013657

 

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