Evaluation of the survival benefit of Trauma-Centre care in the Italian setting.

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BACKGROUND Trauma Centres (TC) are expected to have a lower mortality - after controlling for injury-severity - than non-designated hospitals in order to justify their funding. This benefit has been demonstrated in the USA not long ago, while the evidence from other settings is still limited. We evaluated the mortality benefit of TC care in an Italian… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.injury.2013.02.015

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@article{Bartolomeo2014EvaluationOT, title={Evaluation of the survival benefit of Trauma-Centre care in the Italian setting.}, author={Stefano Di Bartolomeo and Massimiliano Marino and Chiara Ventura and Rossana De Palma}, journal={Injury}, year={2014}, volume={45 1}, pages={299-303} }