Auxiliary Clinical Diagnostics

  • Miklosh BalaEmail author
  • Fausto Catena
Part of the Hot Topics in Acute Care Surgery and Trauma book series (HTACST)


In disasters and conventional mass casualty incidents (MCI), a large number of trauma patients need to be screened for traumatic injuries and treated within a relatively short time span in restricted resource circumstances. Guidelines and protocols have been developed to enhance decision-making and stabilization of patients without wasting time on less critical injuries [1].


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Trauma and Acute Care Surgery UnitHadassah—Hebrew University Medical CenterJerusalemIsrael
  2. 2.Emergency Surgery DepartmentParma University HospitalParmaUSA

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