Hypothermia in trauma victims at first arrival of ambulance personnel: an observational study with assessment of risk factors

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BACKGROUND Hypothermia is common in trauma victims and is associated with increased mortality, however its causes are little known. The objective of this study was to identify the risk factors associated with hypothermia in prehospital management of trauma victims. METHODS This was an ancillary analysis of data recorded in the HypoTraum study, a… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/s13049-017-0349-1

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