Towards optimal trauma care

Arch Emerg Med. 1985 Dec;2(4):181-95. doi: 10.1136/emj.2.4.181.


This paper examines some problems related to trauma care, and, at the same time, discusses some solutions, particularly stressing the need for a trauma system in Great Britain.

Publication types

  • Comparative Study

MeSH terms

  • Accidents, Traffic
  • Fires
  • First Aid
  • Homicide
  • Humans
  • Time Factors
  • Trauma Centers
  • United Kingdom
  • United States
  • Wounds and Injuries / mortality
  • Wounds and Injuries / therapy*