Advanced trauma life support, 8th edition, the evidence for change.

@article{Kortbeek2008AdvancedTL,
  title={Advanced trauma life support, 8th edition, the evidence for change.},
  author={J. Kortbeek and Saud A Al Turki and J. Ali and Jill A. Antoine and B. Bouillon and K. Brasel and F. Brenneman and P. Brink and K. Brohi and D. Burris and Reginald A Burton and W. Chapleau and Wiliam Cioffi and F. C. E. Collet e Silva and A. Cooper and J. A. Cort{\'e}s and V. Eskesen and J. Fildes and Subash Gautam and R. Gruen and R. Gross and K. Hansen and W. Henny and M. Hollands and R. C. Hunt and J. M. Jover Naval{\'o}n and C. Kaufmann and P. Knudson and Amy Koestner and R. Ko{\vs}ir and C. F. Larsen and West Livaudais and F. Luchette and P. Mao and J. McVICKER and J. Meredith and C. Mock and N. D. Mori and C. Morrow and S. Parks and P. M. Pereira and Renato Sergio Pogetti and J. Ravn and P. Rhee and J. Salomone and I. Schipper and P. Schoettker and M. Schreiber and R. S. Smith and L. Svendsen and Wa'el Taha and Mary van Wijngaarden-Stephens and Endre Varga and E. Voiglio and Daryl J. Williams and R. Winchell and R. Winter},
  journal={The Journal of trauma},
  year={2008},
  volume={64 6},
  pages={
          1638-50
        }
}
  • J. Kortbeek, Saud A Al Turki, +54 authors R. Winter
  • Published 2008
  • Medicine
  • The Journal of trauma
  • Key MethodThe American College of Surgeons Committee on Trauma's Advanced Trauma Life Support Course is currently taught in 50 countries. The 8th edition has been revised following broad input by the International ATLS subcommittee. Graded levels of evidence were used to evaluate and approve changes to the course content. New materials related to principles of disaster management have been added. ATLS is a common language teaching one safe way of initial trauma assessment and management.Expand Abstract

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