The Potential for Trauma Quality Improvement: One Hundred Thousand Lives in Five Years : Academic Surgical Congress Abstracts Archive , January 18, , 2016
January 18, 2016
Academic Surgical Congress Abstracts Archive
From the introduction: "Nationwide efforts at trauma quality improvement aim to reduce in-hospital trauma mortality. However, the magnitude of this mortality reduction at the national level remains largely unknown. Our objective was to determine a nationwide estimate of number of lives that could potentially be saved if high-mortality trauma centers improved their performance."