Prehospital care for multiple trauma patients in Germany.

  • Marc G. Maegele
  • Published 2015 in
    Chinese journal of traumatology = Zhonghua chuang…


For the German speaking countries, Tscherne's definition of "polytrauma" which represents an injury of at least two body regions with one or a combination being life-threatening is still valid. The timely and adequate management including quick referral of the trauma patient into a designated trauma center may limit secondary injury and may thus improve… (More)