Trauma Registration at St. Olavs Hospital 2000-2003
St. Olavs Hospital is a trauma referral center in the region of Midtnorge. Admitting trauma patients locally and those referred from hospitals in Nord-Trøndelag, Sør-Trøndelag and Møre-Romsdal.An active trauma team was defined in 1992, but it`s work has not been evaluated earlier. Prospective studies of these patients were established 1st of January 2004 at St. Olavs Hospital.
Trauma Centers/Statistics & Numerical Data
Trauma Severity Indices
|Study Design:||Time Perspective: Retrospective|
|Official Title:||Mapping of Traumatized Patients Referred to St. Olavs Hospital in the Period 2000-2003-Norwegian University of Science and Technology|
|Study Start Date:||December 2004|
|Estimated Study Completion Date:||January 2007|
|Primary Completion Date:||June 2006 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
This mapping is a observational retrospective study of trauma patients admitted to St.Olavs Hospital from 2000 until 2003. Patient journals (electronic and paper), autopsy reports and the emergency medical respons systems (AMK) database have been reviwed. We are reviewing the local traumaepidemiology, traumateam performance, mechanisms of injury and the potenially avoidable deaths in trauma.