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An ambitious effort to coordinate heart attack care among every hospital and emergency service in North Carolina improved patient survival rates and reduced the time from diagnosis to treatment.
Contrary to what many trauma teams believe, the presence of family members does not impede the care of injured children in the emergency department.
Recent studies by both John Hopkins University and the University of Maryland have found that patients who travel via helicopter have a higher survival rate compared to traveling via ground transport.
Featuring Medical Trauma in Childhood Chicago (PRWEB) February 03, 2012 A little boy suffers third-degree burns when a pot of boiling water tips over
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Implementing a command-directed casualty response system appears to be associated with reducing battlefield casualties, including killed-in-action deaths, casualties who died of wounds, and preventable combat deaths.
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., Feb. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Twenty years ago, the Health Care District of Palm Beach County, a public safety-net healthcare organization, established the county's life-saving Trauma System.
Researchers at Baylor College of Medicine have received a $2.5 million grant from the Department of Defense to continue their work examining the role of the protein interleukin-6, or IL-6, in resuscitation after trauma and hemorrhagic shock.
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- The state or condition of numbness of a part due to pressure on a nerve: as, the obdormition of a limb.