An Evidence-based Prehospital Guideline for External Hemorrhage Control: American College of Surgeons Committee on Trauma

@article{Bulger2014AnEP,
  title={An Evidence-based Prehospital Guideline for External Hemorrhage Control: American College of Surgeons Committee on Trauma},
  author={E. Bulger and D. Snyder and Karen Schoelles and Cathy Gotschall and D. Dawson and E. Lang and N. Sanddal and F. Butler and M. Fallat and Peter Taillac and L. White and J. Salomone and William Seifarth and M. Betzner and J. Johannigman and N. McSwain},
  journal={Prehospital Emergency Care},
  year={2014},
  volume={18},
  pages={163 - 173}
}
  • E. Bulger, D. Snyder, +13 authors N. McSwain
  • Published 2014
  • Medicine
  • Prehospital Emergency Care
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