Trauma on rural roads: the role of a peripheral hospital.


Road accident trauma is a leading cause of death and serious morbidity among healthy young adults in the developed world. The Irish Republic has the third worst road safety record in the EU. In studying the unique demographics of rural road accidents, our aim was to provide information essential to the future development of trauma care in Ireland. Our… (More)


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@article{Street1999TraumaOR, title={Trauma on rural roads: the role of a peripheral hospital.}, author={John Street and Desmond C. Winter and S Tracey Buckley and Philip Nicholson and Anne R Twomey}, journal={Injury}, year={1999}, volume={30 5}, pages={337-40} }