Mortality among seriously injured patients treated in remote rural trauma centers before and after implementation of a statewide trauma system

N. Clay Mann, Richard Mullins, Jerris R. Hedges, Donna Rowland, Melanie Arthur, Andrew D. Zechnich

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    59 Citations (Scopus)

    Abstract

    BACKGROUND. Injury mortality in rural regions remains high with little evidence that trauma system implementation has benefited rural populations. OBJECTIVE. To evaluate risk-adjusted mortality in remote regions of Oregon before and after implementation of a statewide trauma system. RESEARCH DESIGN. A retrospective cohort study assessing injury mortality through 30 days after hospital discharge. SETTING. Nine rural Oregon hospitals serving counties with populations

    Original languageEnglish (US)
    Pages (from-to)643-653
    Number of pages11
    JournalMedical Care
    Volume39
    Issue number7
    DOIs
    StatePublished - Jul 2001

    Fingerprint

    Trauma Centers
    trauma
    mortality
    Mortality
    Wounds and Injuries
    rural population
    Rural Hospitals
    rural area
    Rural Population
    Cohort Studies
    Retrospective Studies
    evidence
    Population

    Keywords

    • Injury
    • Mortality
    • Rural
    • Trauma centers
    • Trauma systems

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health
    • Nursing(all)
    • Health(social science)
    • Health Professions(all)

    Cite this

    Mortality among seriously injured patients treated in remote rural trauma centers before and after implementation of a statewide trauma system. / Mann, N. Clay; Mullins, Richard; Hedges, Jerris R.; Rowland, Donna; Arthur, Melanie; Zechnich, Andrew D.

    In: Medical Care, Vol. 39, No. 7, 07.2001, p. 643-653.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Mann, N. Clay ; Mullins, Richard ; Hedges, Jerris R. ; Rowland, Donna ; Arthur, Melanie ; Zechnich, Andrew D. / Mortality among seriously injured patients treated in remote rural trauma centers before and after implementation of a statewide trauma system. In: Medical Care. 2001 ; Vol. 39, No. 7. pp. 643-653.
    @article{9a80f290c2c04417bea5a695eced1f6d,
    title = "Mortality among seriously injured patients treated in remote rural trauma centers before and after implementation of a statewide trauma system",
    abstract = "BACKGROUND. Injury mortality in rural regions remains high with little evidence that trauma system implementation has benefited rural populations. OBJECTIVE. To evaluate risk-adjusted mortality in remote regions of Oregon before and after implementation of a statewide trauma system. RESEARCH DESIGN. A retrospective cohort study assessing injury mortality through 30 days after hospital discharge. SETTING. Nine rural Oregon hospitals serving counties with populations",
    keywords = "Injury, Mortality, Rural, Trauma centers, Trauma systems",
    author = "Mann, {N. Clay} and Richard Mullins and Hedges, {Jerris R.} and Donna Rowland and Melanie Arthur and Zechnich, {Andrew D.}",
    year = "2001",
    month = "7",
    doi = "10.1097/00005650-200107000-00001",
    language = "English (US)",
    volume = "39",
    pages = "643--653",
    journal = "Medical Care",
    issn = "0025-7079",
    publisher = "Lippincott Williams and Wilkins",
    number = "7",

    }

    TY - JOUR

    T1 - Mortality among seriously injured patients treated in remote rural trauma centers before and after implementation of a statewide trauma system

    AU - Mann, N. Clay

    AU - Mullins, Richard

    AU - Hedges, Jerris R.

    AU - Rowland, Donna

    AU - Arthur, Melanie

    AU - Zechnich, Andrew D.

    PY - 2001/7

    Y1 - 2001/7

    N2 - BACKGROUND. Injury mortality in rural regions remains high with little evidence that trauma system implementation has benefited rural populations. OBJECTIVE. To evaluate risk-adjusted mortality in remote regions of Oregon before and after implementation of a statewide trauma system. RESEARCH DESIGN. A retrospective cohort study assessing injury mortality through 30 days after hospital discharge. SETTING. Nine rural Oregon hospitals serving counties with populations

    AB - BACKGROUND. Injury mortality in rural regions remains high with little evidence that trauma system implementation has benefited rural populations. OBJECTIVE. To evaluate risk-adjusted mortality in remote regions of Oregon before and after implementation of a statewide trauma system. RESEARCH DESIGN. A retrospective cohort study assessing injury mortality through 30 days after hospital discharge. SETTING. Nine rural Oregon hospitals serving counties with populations

    KW - Injury

    KW - Mortality

    KW - Rural

    KW - Trauma centers

    KW - Trauma systems

    UR - http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?scp=0035406945&partnerID=8YFLogxK

    UR - http://www.scopus.com/inward/citedby.url?scp=0035406945&partnerID=8YFLogxK

    U2 - 10.1097/00005650-200107000-00001

    DO - 10.1097/00005650-200107000-00001

    M3 - Article

    C2 - 11458129

    AN - SCOPUS:0035406945

    VL - 39

    SP - 643

    EP - 653

    JO - Medical Care

    JF - Medical Care

    SN - 0025-7079

    IS - 7

    ER -