A national trauma care system : integrating military and civilian trauma systems to achieve zero preventable deaths after injury

"Advances in trauma care have accelerated over the past decade, spurred by the significant burden of injury from the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq. Between 2005 and 2013, the case fatality rate for United States service members injured in Afghanistan decreased by nearly 50 percent, despite an in...

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Corporate Authors: National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine (U.S.) Committee on Military Trauma Care's Learning Health System and Its Translation to the Civilian Sector, National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine (U.S.) Board on Health Sciences Policy, National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine (U.S.) Board on the Health of Select Populations
Other Authors: Berwick, Donald M. (Editor), Downey, Autumn S. (Editor), Cornett, Elizabeth (Editor)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Washington, DC the National Academies Press 2016, [2016]©2016
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Collection: National Center for Biotechnology Information - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Case studies
  • Appendix B: Committee collective analysis of case studies
  • Appendix C: Military civilial exchange of knowledge and practices in trauma care
  • Appendix D: Military and civilian trauma care in the context of a continuously learning health system
  • Appendix E: Public committee meeting agendas
  • Appendix F: Committee biosketches
  • Includes bibliographical references