Journal article

Systematic review of multidisciplinary rehabilitation in patients with multiple trauma

F Khan, B Amatya, K Hoffman

BRITISH JOURNAL OF SURGERY | WILEY | Published : 2012

Abstract

BACKGROUND: Multiple trauma is a cause of significant disability in adults of working age. Despite the implementation of trauma systems for improved coordination and organization of care, rehabilitation services are not yet routinely considered integral to trauma care processes. METHODS: MEDLINE, Embase, Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health Literature, Allied and Complementary Medicine, Physiotherapy Evidence Database, Latin American and Caribbean Literature on Health Sciences and Cochrane Library databases were searched up to May 2011 for randomized clinical trials, as well as observational studies, reporting outcomes of injured patients following multidisciplinary rehabilitation t..

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