Train versus pedestrian accidents.

  title={Train versus pedestrian accidents.},
  author={T. J. Moore and Jefferson R. Wilson and Melissa A. Hartman},
  journal={Southern medical journal},
  volume={84 9},
  pages={1097-8, 1102}
Railroad-related trauma has been associated with injuries causing considerable morbidity. This is a retrospective study of 15 consecutive patients who were run over by trains. The initial injury produced a traumatic amputation of 10 extremities in eight patients. Limb salvage in two other patients with severe fractures failed, and subsequent lower extremity… CONTINUE READING