Management of major trauma: changes required for improvement.

  title={Management of major trauma: changes required for improvement.},
  author={Jane V Dyas and Philip Ayres and Michael Airey and J Connelly},
  journal={Quality in health care : QHC},
  volume={8 2},
AIMS To describe the views of key healthcare professionals on the changes they considered to be important in the reduction of major trauma mortality between 1988 and 1995 in Leeds. METHODS Qualitative unstructured interviews with a purposive sample of 10 healthcare professionals deemed to be key personnel by an experienced consultant who had provided acute trauma care throughout the relevant period. Each interview was tape recorded and transcribed; each transcript was analysed for important… CONTINUE READING