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  1. Pediatric trauma patients in an "adult" trauma center. Discussion.

    Article, Congrès - En anglais

    American Association for the Surgery of Trauma. Session. Louisville KY (USA), 1992/09/17.

    The injury patterns, age distribution, and outcome of pediatric patients (age<15 years) treated in an « adult » trauma center is incompletely defined.

    A total of 1115 pediatric trauma patients (9.6% total trauma admissions) treated over a 6-year period in a level I suburban trauma center without a pediatric trauma service or a pediatric surgeon were reviewed for age distribution; injury mechanism, injury pattern, and injury severity; surgical procedures; disposition; and mortality.

    All charts were subject to internal and external peer review, including five site surveys.

    Resuscitation, surgery, critical care, and stepdown management were provided by a trauma team led by in-house attending trauma surgeons (mean PGY=20).

    Mots-clés Pascal : Traumatisme, Enfant, Homme, Adulte, Centre santé, Urgence, Hôpital

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Trauma, Child, Human, Adult, Health center, Emergency, Hospital

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    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 93-0680131

    Code Inist : 002B16K. Création : 199406.