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Submission policy, peer-review and editorial board members: interesting conflicts and conflicts of interest
(BioMed Central, 2010-10-26)
The Scandinavian Journal of Trauma, Resuscitation and Emergency Medicine welcomes an ever-increasing number of submissions while maintaining an acceptance level well below half of all submitted manuscripts, meaning that ...
"Getting your message through": an editorial guide for meeting publication standards
(BioMed Central, 2009-12-23)
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 ...
Open access publishing: a girder in the success of the Scandinavian Journal of Trauma, Resuscitation and Emergency Medicine.
(BioMed Central, 2011-01-19)
The Scandinavian Journal of Trauma, Resuscitation and Emergency Medicine (SJTREM) has entered its third year as an independent, open access international scientific on-line journal. SJTREM converted into open access (OA) ...
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 ...
Trauma systems in Norway: implementation of national recommendations three years down the line
(BioMed Central, 2012-03-22)
Risk assessment of pre-hospital trauma airway management by anaesthesiologists using the predictive Bayesian approach
(BioMed Central, 2010-04-21)
Introduction: Endotracheal intubation (ETI) has been considered an essential part of pre-hospital advanced life support. Pre-hospital ETI, however, is a complex intervention also for airway specialist like anaesthesiologists ...
A consensus-based template for documenting and reporting in physician-staffed pre-hospital services
(BioMed Central, 2011-11-23)
Background: Physician-staffed pre-hospital units are employed in many Western emergency medical services (EMS) systems. Although these services usually integrate well within their EMS, little is known about the quality of ...
Patients Referred to a Norwegian Trauma Centre: effect of transfer distance on injury patterns, use of resources and outcomes
(BioMed Central, 2011-06-16)
Background: Triage and interhospital transfer are central to trauma systems. Few studies have addressed transferred trauma patients. This study investigated transfers of variable distances to OUH (Oslo University ...