S P G Frankema
Affiliation: Erasmus MC
Country: The Netherlands
- Beneficial effect of helicopter emergency medical services on survival of severely injured patientsS P G Frankema
Trauma Centre of the South West Netherlands, Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Br J Surg 91:1520-6. 2004..This study evaluated the influence of the HMT on the chance of survival of severely injured trauma victims...
- Comparison of current injury scales for survival chance estimation: an evaluation comparing the predictive performance of the ISS, NISS, and AP scores in a Dutch local trauma registrationSander P G Frankema
Department of Anesthesiology, Erasmus MC Rotterdam, The Netherlands
J Trauma 58:596-604. 2005..Scales for scoring injury severity are part of these methods. This study compared three injury scales, the Injury Severity Score (ISS), the New ISS (NISS), and the Anatomic Profile (AP), in three otherwise identical predictive models...
- Helicopter emergency medical services (HEMS): impact on on-scene timesAkkie N Ringburg
Department of General Surgery and Traumatology, Erasmus Medical Center, University Medical Center Rotterdam, Trauma Center Southwest Netherlands, The Netherlands
J Trauma 63:258-62. 2007..A secondary aim was to investigate the relationship between length of OST and mortality...
- Statistical analyses of trauma outcome: when is more too much?Ewout W Steyerberg
J Trauma 54:1256-7; author reply 1257-8. 2003
- The use of single or multiple injury descriptions in the assessment of injury severitySander P G Frankema
J Trauma 56:928; author reply 929. 2004
- Physician-staffed HEMS dispatch in the Netherlands: Adequate deployment or minimal utilization?Akkie N Ringburg
Erasmus Medical Center, University Medical Center Rotterdam, Department of General Surgery and Traumatology, Traumacenter South-West Netherlands, The Netherlands
Air Med J 24:248-51. 2005..The reasons for suboptimal protocol adherence remain unclear and persist, despite proven value of the HMMT in reducing patient mortality and morbidity...