Central regulating body is needed for ATLS coursesBMJ 1999; 318 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.318.7182.537 (Published 20 February 1999) Cite this as: BMJ 1999;318:537
- Sanjeev R Patil, Senior house officer in orthopaedics
- South Manchester University Hospitals, Manchester M23 9LT
EDITOR—Advance trauma life support courses have now become an integral part of basic training for most doctors and are an essential requirement for higher surgical training. These courses have strict guidelines like other courses and provide excellent training for management of acutely traumatised patients.
The courses are conducted at various centres by each region throughout …