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Advanced trauma life support prolongs patients' lives until specialist help arrives

BMJ 1999; 318 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.318.7182.535a (Published 20 February 1999) Cite this as: BMJ 1999;318:535
  1. John Stoneham, Chairman (JRS@hive.demon.co.uk)
  1. Advanced Trauma Life Support Steering Group, Royal College of Surgeons of England, London WC2A 3 PN

    EDITOR—At the end of his second paragraph Tice states: “Full training in advanced trauma life support for all accident and emergency doctors may lead to complacency and a reluctance to involve other specialties early.”1 The provider course for advanced trauma life support …

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