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The acute management of trauma hemorrhage: a systematic review of randomized controlled trials.

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INTRODUCTION: Worldwide, trauma is a leading cause of death and disability. Haemorrhage is responsible for up to 40% of trauma deaths. Recent strategies to improve mortality rates have focused on optimal methods of early hemorrhage control and correction of coagulopathy. We undertook a systematic review of randomized controlled trials (RCT) which evaluated trauma patients with hemorrhagic shock within the first 24 hours of injury and appraised how the interventions affected three outcomes: b...

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10.1186/cc10096

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, NDORMS
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Journal:
Critical care (London, England)
Volume:
15
Issue:
2
Pages:
R92
Publication date:
2011
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EISSN:
1466-609X
ISSN:
1364-8535
URN:
uuid:ac14bb6c-6f66-411d-b37f-2a9090999a2f
Source identifiers:
342542
Local pid:
pubs:342542

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