- Mass casualty following unprecedented tornadic events in the Southeast: natural disaster outcomes at a Level I trauma centerElizabeth H Hartmann
Department of Surgery, University of Tennessee College of Medicine, Chattanooga, Tennessee 37403, USA
Am Surg 78:770-3. 2012..Those victims who survive the initial tornadic event and present to a Level I trauma center have low mortality. Like in our experience, triage protocols need to be implemented to quickly and effectively manage mass injuries...
- Errors in administrative-reported ventilator-associated pneumonia rates: are never events really so?Bradley W Thomas
Department of Surgery, University of Tennessee College of Medicine Chattanooga Unit, Chattanooga, Tennessee, USA
Am Surg 77:998-1002. 2011..Proclaiming VAP as a never event for critically ill for surgical and trauma patients appears to be a fallacy...