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European Journal of Trauma and Emergency Surgery

Official Publication of the European Society for Trauma and Emergency Surgery


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Open Access 25.06.2022 | Original Article

Complications and range of motion of patients with an elbow dislocation treated with a hinged external fixator: a retrospective cohort study

The elbow joint is the second most commonly dislocated joint in adults with an incidence rate of 6.1 per 100,000 persons per year [ 1 ]. In some cases, the elbow is persistently unstable due to concomitant periarticular fractures and gross …

25.06.2022 | Original Article

The Beirut Port Blast: spectrum of injuries and clinical outcomes at a large tertiary care center in Beirut, Lebanon

On August 4 2020, at precisely at 6:07 pm, a cache of 2750 tons of ammonium nitrate exploded at the Beirut Port minutes after a fireworks warehouse had caught fire, making it the largest non-nuclear explosion of modern times [ 1 ]. It was estimated …

Open Access 22.06.2022 | Original Article

The conundrum of the definition of haemorrhagic shock: a pragmatic exploration based on a scoping review, experts’ survey and a cohort analysis

Traumatic Hemorrhagic Shock (THS) remains the leading cause of preventable death [ 1 ], however no universal definition is available. A recent work attempted to establish a Delphi-based consensus for massive transfusion [ 2 ]. The trauma literature …

22.06.2022 | Original Article

Persistent coagulopathy after gunshot traumatic brain injury: the importance of INR and the SPIN score

Gunshot wounds to the head (gunshot traumatic brain injury or GTBI) account for the highest rate of mortality of all gunshot wound-associated injuries, with approximately 20,000 cases annually in the US [ 1 , 2 ]. It is estimated that the overall …

Open Access 22.06.2022 | Original Article

Antiplatelet therapy contributes to a higher risk of traumatic intracranial hemorrhage compared to anticoagulation therapy in ground-level falls: a single-center retrospective study

Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is a substantial cause of morbidity, mortality, and emergency department (ED) visits. Approximately 3% of all ED patients’ state isolated TBI as their chief complaint [ 1 ]. Correctly diagnosing TBI might be …

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This international English-language journal offers an interdisciplinary forum for the scientific exchange between research and hospital. Coverage includes surveys and original papers on diagnostics and therapy. In addition to classic orthopedic traumatology all related fields are considered: critical care medicine, neurotraumatology, new materials, tissue engineering, and more.

The European Journal of Trauma and Emergency Surgery is the official publication of the European Society for Trauma and Emergency Surgery (ESTES).
Incorporating the International Journal of Disaster Medicine.

European Journal of Trauma and Emergency Surgery
Volume 23/1997 - Volume 48/2022
Springer Berlin Heidelberg
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