Current status and future options for trauma and emergency surgery in Europe.

@article{Leppaniemi2008CurrentSA,
  title={Current status and future options for trauma and emergency surgery in Europe.},
  author={Ari Leppaniemi},
  journal={Ulusal travma ve acil cerrahi dergisi = Turkish journal of trauma & emergency surgery : TJTES},
  year={2008},
  volume={14 1},
  pages={
          5-9
        }
}
Currently, there is great variation in the way trauma and non-trauma emergency surgery is organized in Europe. Trauma system development based on orthopedic trauma surgery seems to be more advanced in the central European countries and less developed in Scandinavia, The Baltic States, United Kingdom and the Mediterranean countries. Specific training for trauma surgery correlates with higher level of trauma system development. Multiple common features in the management of a surgical emergency… CONTINUE READING

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