Post: Develop a new trauma score for trauma triage in Emergency Department of PYNEH
Track: From Information to Intelligence
Country: Hong Kong
Presenter: Margaret Yuen, Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hosptial / Hong Kong Hospital Authority
Description: Trauma scores were developed in the 80s and have been used in assessing injury severity and predicting mortality of the injured by the trauma registries, they were not used in Emergency Department (ED) because of data availability and ease of coding issues.
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