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By Richard Gough Paramedic tutor, Post Qualification Manager
Heidi L Behforouz, Paul K Drain, Joseph J Rhatigan
Research has established that social environments affect human health. Acknowledged social determinants of health — including racial or ethnic background, occupation, and the use of alcohol and tobacco — also influence the effectiveness of health care delivery. But other social factors, such as..
October 2, 2014: New England Journal of Medicine
A Kehoe, S Rennie, J E Smith
OBJECTIVES AND BACKGROUND: Elderly patients comprise an ever-increasing proportion of major trauma patients. The presenting GCS in elderly patients with traumatic brain injury (TBI) may not reflect the severity of injury as accurately as it does in the younger patient population. However, GCS is often used as part of the decision tool to define the population transferred directly to a major trauma centre. The aim of this study was to explore the relationship between age and presenting GCS in patients with isolated TBI...
August 2015: Emergency Medicine Journal: EMJ
Abraham Bohadana, Gabriel Izbicki, Steve S Kraman
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May 22, 2014: New England Journal of Medicine
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