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Guidelines on trauma management

  • A. J. Sutcliffe
Part of the Topics in Anaesthesia and Critical Care book series (TIACC)

Abstract

Traditional medical practice is based on knowledge of current research, experience and common sense, all of which are variables specific to an individual. Thus, there is a tendency for each doctor to manage the same condition slightly differently. Usually, patients recover well. Because some differences in clinical management may have an impact on cost-effective use of finite resources, doctors are being asked to justify their practice.

Keywords

Trauma Care Glasgow Coma Score Advance Trauma Life Support Damage Control Surgery Trauma Management 
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