What Can We Do During the “Golden Hour”?

  • H. H. Delooz


The golden hour after trauma is spent for about 50% on the site and during transport to the hospital, the other half in the emergency department. Traditionally the focus is on the ABC of emergency care: airway, breathing and circulation, although we have stressed adequate immobilization, staunching and wound care as another priority (1).


Cerebral Perfusion Pressure Cerebral Blood Volume Severe Head Injury Emergency Medical Helicopter Service Status Asthmaticus 
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