Accession Number:

AD1041418

Title:

A Civilian/Military Trauma Institute: National Trauma Coordinating Center

Descriptive Note:

Technical Report,24 Sep 2015,23 Sep 2016

Corporate Author:

TEXAS UNIV HEALTH SCIENCE CENTER AT SAN ANTONIO SAN ANTONIO United States

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2016-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

214.0

Abstract:

The purpose of this grant was to support a national coordinating center for trauma research funding. The infrastructurecall for proposals and review process established was streamlined and efficient leading to the selection of research projects based on a solid scientific, peer review of submitted research proposals. Over the last six years, four trauma research studies have been completed across nine academic trauma centers enrolling a total of 3,817 trauma patients as study participants. In total, this award resulted in fifteen scholarly articles and twenty-five presentations at local, state and national trauma associationprofessional meetings and advanced scientific knowledge and best practice regarding the care of trauma patients in military and civilian settings.

Subject Categories:

  • Medical Facilities, Equipment and Supplies
  • Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE