polytrauma

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polytrauma

/poly·trau·ma/ (-traw´mah) the occurrence of injuries to more than one body system.

polytrauma

(pŏl″ē-traw′mă) [″ + ″]
Simultaneous injury to several organs or body systems.
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It is among the top 10 and the only centre from the Middle East that is part of the biggest poly trauma registry in Germany.
The Dubai Health Authority's (DHA) Trauma and Emergency Centre at Rashid Hospital has featured in the top 10 list among more than 300 trauma centres that are part of the biggest poly trauma registry in Germany.
A poly trauma registry exists only in a few countries in the world and Germany has the biggest such registry worldwide.
Dr Alya Saif Al Mazrouei, CEO of Rashid Hospital, said: "The poly trauma registry is extremely detailed and takes into consideration every step from the time a patient with poly trauma is brought into the hospital until the patient is discharged.
The trauma and emergency centre provides excellent levels of care for trauma and poly trauma patients.
The Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai had issued a death certificate for Renu, who died on November 5, 2011, owing to hemorrhagic shock by poly trauma with injury to vital organs such as the brain.
Mortality is governed mainly by poly trauma and, in the case of the liver, by severity of grade of injury (Konig T et al.
Mixed martial arts stars recently visited with disabled veterans from the VA Poly Trauma Center in Palo Alto, Calif.
But when we have poly trauma cases where blood is needed urgently, pre-scheduled transfusions for thalassemia patients and is also required by private hospitals, then we need to fill up our stock continuously so that we do not run out of blood," added Dr Laila.
Blind in his left eye, deaf in his left ear, facing facial reconstruction and suffering from a brain injury that left him unable to speak, read and walk, he started on the arduous road to recovery at the VA Poly Trauma Center at Palo Alto, Calif.