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Revisiting the value of pre-hospital tracheal intubation: an all time systematic literature review extracting the Utstein airway core variables
(BioMed Central, 2011-01-18)
Introduction: Although tracheal intubation (TI) in the pre-hospital setting is regularly carried out by emergency medical service (EMS) providers throughout the world, its value is widely debated. Heterogeneity in ...
Prognostic models for the early care of trauma patients: a systematic review
(BioMed Central, 2011-03-20)
Background: Early identification of major trauma may contribute to timely emergency care and rapid transport to an appropriate health-care facility. Several prognostic trauma models have been developed to improve ...
Inter-hospital transfer: the crux of the trauma system, a curse for trauma registries
(BioMed Central, 2010-03-16)
The inter-hospital transfer of patients is crucial to a well functioning trauma system, and the transfer process may serve as a quality indicator for regional trauma care. However, the assessment of the transfer process ...
A concept for major incident triage: full-scaled simulation feasibility study
(BioMed Central, 2010-08-11)
Background Efficient management of major incidents involves triage, treatment and transport. In the absence of a standardised interdisciplinary major incident management approach, the Norwegian Air Ambulance Foundation ...
Trauma systems and early management of severe injuries in scandinavia: review and current status
(BioMed Central, 2009-08-28)