ICAR MED REC 0037 2020
Multiple trauma management in mountain environments - a scoping review
Multiple Trauma Management in Mountain Environments - A scoping review
Sumann Guenther, Moens Didier, Brink Bruce, Brodmann-Maeder Monika, Greene Mike, Jacob Mathias, Koirala Pranawa, Zafren Ken, Ayala Marin, Musi Martin, Oshiro Kazue, Sheets Alison, Strapazzon Giacomo, Macias Darryl, Paal Peter
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Multiple trauma in the mountains may be associated with increased morbidity and mortality compared to urban environments. The objective of the paper is to provide evidence-based guidance to assist the rescuer in multiple trauma management in mountain environments and to present an algorithm for the management of multiple trauma in mountainous terrain.
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