Accession Number:

AD1082240

Title:

The Impact of Transport Time on Outcomes Following Evacuation from Point of Injury (POI)

Descriptive Note:

Technical Report,08 Nov 2016,01 Feb 2018

Corporate Author:

59th MDW/ST En route Care Research Center JBSA Fort Sam Houston United States

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2018-02-01

Pagination or Media Count:

32.0

Abstract:

Our primary objective is to characterize patients evacuated from point of injury POI who were transported to a medical treatment facility MTF in Afghanistan from January 2011 to December 2014, and determine how transport time influences patient outcomes up through 30 days, disposition and mortality up through 6 months and up through 1 year. The Specific Aims of this study are as follows 1 To determine the effect of transport time in patients with major traumatic extremity amputation and 2 To determine the effect of transport time in patients with non-compressible torso injury NCTI.

Subject Categories:

  • Escape, Rescue and Survival
  • Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE