trauma registry

trauma registry

a repository of data on the incidence, diagnosis, and treatment of acute trauma victims treated by emergency service personnel.
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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.
All military patients who sustained a major limb amputation between October of 2001 and July 2011 were queried in the Department of Defense Trauma Registry (DoDTR, Joint Base San Antonio Fort Sam Houston, Texas) for demographic and injury information to include age, sex, military rank, mechanism of injury, and Injury Severity Score (ISS).
Department of Defense Trauma Registry, and a study conducted jointly by the Department of Defense and the South Texas branch of the Department of Veterans Affairs that examined a database of information on all patients seen between 2001 and 2011 who were deployed as part of Operation Enduring Freedom or Operation Iraqi Freedom.
The registry is the largest trauma registry and includes hospitals from Germany and 18 neighbouring countries.
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.
Key findings from an analysis by the Hamad Injury Prevention Programme (HIPP) of HMC mortuary and trauma registry data show 73% reduction in deaths among young road users aged 30 and below; 68% reduction in pre-hospital deaths or deaths occurring before the victim reaches the hospital; 64% reduction in deaths among young male Qataris and 64 % reduction in deaths among children aged 18 and below.
In the Netherlands, a national trauma registry holds data of all acute, hospitalised trauma patients.
The sample of patients for the current study was abstracted from the Jon Michael Moore (JMM) Trauma Registry.
Anthropometrical measures, including age, sex, height, body weight, and BMI, were collected upon admission from the hospital computer charts and via the university trauma registry.
Massachusetts maintains a statewide trauma registry and has triage and destination policies in place for trauma or stroke, which allow Emergency Medical Services teams to bypass local hospitals for medical specialty centers.
Acknowledgements: We thank Aaron Winter, Meagan Delisle, Julie Hebert and Helene Retrouvey for helping with the data collection, Mark Dekermandji for helping with the statistics software, Johanne Prud'homme and the Montreal General Hospital trauma registry staff for their support with the trauma registry query; Xianming Tan for reviewing the data analysis section; and the Montreal General Hospital Foundation for supporting our injury prevention efforts.
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