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  • tomography
  • Further research is needed to determine which low-risk patients with abdominal trauma can be managed with minimal or no exposure to radiation in the computed tomography scanner. (chop.edu)
  • specialists
  • The medical specialists at the Trauma Centre look after patients around the clock and collaborate closely with the Hirslanden Klinik Aarau's Emergency Centre. (hirslanden.ch)
  • Any pediatric trauma surgeons and specialists who cared for your child in emergency will continue to care for them at Gillette. (regionshospital.com)
  • Launched in April, the program offers trauma screening and crisis intervention for victims of violent crime when they arrive in the ED. As patients heal and return to their community, social workers and trauma specialists link them with a variety of services, including short-term safe housing, legal advocacy, referrals to substance abuse treatment, mental health counseling and essentials like food and clothing. (aha.org)
  • Blunt
  • From this cohort, we identified patients with two patterns of injury: hypotensive penetrating trauma (PT) and blunt traumatic brain injury (TBI) with mass effect. (nih.gov)
  • provide
  • The Trauma Center at JRI offers a variety of workshops designed to provide professional support and advanced, hands-on learning opportunities for clinicians and other providers working with children and adults who have experienced trauma. (traumacenter.org)
  • TC-JRI faculty members are able to provide training on a wide range of topics relevant to trauma-informed care in child-, adult-, and family-serving systems. (traumacenter.org)
  • This training will provide an overview of the developmental impact of chronic trauma, particularly as trauma exposures intersect with overlapping community-based and intergenerational traumatic stressors. (traumacenter.org)
  • Lafayette General Medical Center has shown it has the resources immediately available to provide optimal care and improve the survival rate for injured patients. (katc.com)
  • A National Evaluation of the Effect of Trauma Center Care on Mortality, to be published in the January 26, 2006, edition of the New England Journal of Medicine, is among the first studies to provide strong evidence of the effectiveness of specialized trauma-care facilities. (rxpgnews.com)
  • community mental health center (CMHC) a mental health facility or group of affiliated agencies that provide services to a designated catchment area. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • Trauma centers provide the technology, equipment, specialized resources and staff to properly handle emergency medical situations. (fox13now.com)
  • The trauma team is available to work with local school districts to provide essential guidance in times of crisis or during emergency situations. (hvmag.com)
  • care in a trauma center
  • After adjusting for factors such as severity of injury, patient age and pre-existing medical conditions, the researchers found a 25 percent overall decrease in the risk of death following care in a trauma center compared to receiving care at a non-trauma center. (rxpgnews.com)
  • Compared with men, women had a 22% lower odds of care in a trauma center, and this difference persisted after controlling for confounders such as age, injury severity score, body site of injury or geographic location of where the injury occurred, or whether it was in an urban or rural setting. (medpagetoday.com)
  • Surgical
  • A study of 2,707 surgical trauma patients from across the United States several years ago found that more than a fifth had PTSD one year after their injury. (philly.com)
  • severe
  • Care in a dedicated trauma center is part of the way to mitigate the impact of severe injury because it lowers mortality and reduces morbidity," Hill said. (medpagetoday.com)
  • So if you or a loved one was involved in an accident that was deemed severe enough for you to be transferred to a trauma center I would think you would want to be treated there. (medpagetoday.com)
  • Services
  • We expanded our resources and infrastructure to align our services with the national standard for trauma care," said Lafayette General Health President David L. Callecod, FACHE. (katc.com)
  • That's why our onsite center conducts clinical research in eight specialty areas, including emergency medicine, emergency medical services, intensive care and trauma. (regionshospital.com)
  • We encourage you to continue exploring Parkland's trauma webpage including the links that describe our specific services. (parklandhospital.com)
  • Medical Services Minister Prof Anyang' Nyong'o said on Thursday that the Nakumatt and the oil tanker fire tragedies occurred when discussions to establish the trauma centres to deal with major accidents were in high gear. (co.ke)
  • The University of Chicago on Tuesday cleared a big obstacle to bringing adult trauma services to the South Side. (chicagotribune.com)
  • The grant was awarded to Metro Health and the May Dugan Center - a nonprofit organization that provides health and human services programs - to create a trauma recovery center and services that steer all victims of violence away from further harm. (aha.org)
  • Under the program, the May Dugan Center provides some 400 clients with 'wraparound" support like mentorship, job training, assistance with court advocacy, transfer to safer schools and connections to mental health services. (aha.org)
  • helipad
  • Our helipad allows for quick transport both to MidHudson Regional, and to the other elite trauma care facilities in the WMCHealth Network. (hvmag.com)
  • crucial
  • This research provides state and community leaders with crucial information, so that they can make sound decisions regarding their trauma systems and the care that people receive after they are injured. (rxpgnews.com)
  • researchers
  • RxPG] Care at a trauma center lowers by 25 percent the risk of death for injured patients compared to treatment received at non-trauma centers, according to the results of a nationwide study conducted by researchers at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and the University of Washington School of Medicine. (rxpgnews.com)
  • The researchers noted that the effect of treatment at trauma centers was less significant among older patients with underlying health problems. (rxpgnews.com)
  • child trauma
  • WHAT WILL happen in the short term if Jacobi loses its pediatric trauma center is that child trauma victims will continue to be transported to the most qualified emergency room that the medics think the patient can make it to--but those medics will face much tougher decisions to make, and their chance of being wrong will increase. (socialistworker.org)
  • team
  • Our pediatric trauma team will assess and treat them as quickly as possible. (regionshospital.com)
  • The trauma team is usually comprised of a multidisciplinary group of healthcare professionals, including emergency medicine, surgery, nursing and support staff, each of whom have simultaneous rolls in the assessment and management of the trauma patient. (fox13now.com)
  • traumatic
  • Seminar will include an introduction to the complex trauma framework, and an overview of key process issues including impact across the lifespan, functional domains of impairment, and survival-based adaptations to traumatic stress. (traumacenter.org)
  • A primary goal of this training is to use knowledge gained on the neurobiology of trauma to inform effective approaches for working with survivors of trauma in the direct aftermath of a traumatic event, such as a sexual assault or domestic violence incident. (traumacenter.org)
  • Parkland's trauma center also understands that a patient's family and loved ones are critical to recovery after a traumatic event. (parklandhospital.com)
  • survivors
  • The purpose of LAMP (Law Enforcement, Advocates, Mental Health Professionals, & Prosecutors) is to increase participants understanding of the impact of trauma on the brain and biology, and to increase awareness of physiological processes in trauma survivors' presentation and challenges. (traumacenter.org)
  • Content and Methods: This training session is designed for a range of professionals who work with survivors of trauma including mental health professionals, advocates, law enforcement officers, and prosecutors. (traumacenter.org)
  • and how to effectively work with trauma survivors. (traumacenter.org)
  • provides
  • This achievement establishes LGMC as the region's most prepared destination for trauma, as it provides the resources and staffing needed to handle major emergencies. (katc.com)
  • Health
  • This workshop will also discuss the effects of trauma on the brain, on the immune system, on health care utilization, and on attentional issues. (traumacenter.org)
  • Now we have conclusive data to show that trauma care is effective, said the study s lead author, Ellen J. MacKenzie, PhD, professor and chair of the Department of Health Policy and Management at the Bloomberg School of Public Health. (rxpgnews.com)
  • Any sensible assessment of public health needs in the Bronx would conclude that we need more trauma centers, not less. (socialistworker.org)
  • establish
  • These two tragedies underscore the need to establish the medical centres," the Minister said. (co.ke)