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The Operating Theater for Acute Care Surgery

  • Kenneth L. Mattox

Abstract

A patient requiring acute surgical intervention is taken from the field and brought directly to the operating room.Which of the following is an appropriate criterion for this type of triage?
  1. (A)

    Better temperature control

     
  2. (B)

    Cost effectiveness

     
  3. (C)

    Radiographic capabilities

     
  4. (D)

    Expedient management

     
  5. (E)

    Enhanced monitoring

     

Keywords

Operating Room Acute Care Surgical Intensive Care Unit Emergency Center Scrub Nurse 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Kenneth L. Mattox
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Surgery, Baylor College of MedicineBen Taub General HospitalHoustonUSA

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