Priorities in trauma management

D. D. Trunkey

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    The overriding concern in trauma care is not only to minimize mortality, but to maintain a functional human being. Treatment should first be directed to preserve the brain and the cardiopulmonary viscera.

    Original languageEnglish (US)
    Pages (from-to)217-219
    Number of pages3
    JournalMilitary medicine
    Issue number5
    StatePublished - 1990

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health


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