Functional and return to work outcomes following major trauma involving severe pelvic ring fracture
Belinda J Gabbe, Dirk-Jan Hofstee, Max Esser, Andrew Bucknill, Matthias K Russ, Peter A Cameron, Christopher Handley, Richard N de Steiger
ANZ Journal of Surgery | WILEY-BLACKWELL | Published : 2015
This project was funded by WorkSafe Victoria and the Transport Accident Commission (TAC) through the Institute for Safety, Compensation and Recovery Research (ISCRR), and an AO Trauma Asia Pacific Research Seed Grant. The Victorian Orthopaedic Trauma Outcomes Registry (VOTOR) is funded by the Transport Accident Commission (TAC) through ISCRR. The Victorian State Trauma Registry (VSTR) is a Department of Health, State Government of Victoria and TAC funded project. Peter Cameron and Belinda Gabbe were supported by a Practitioner Fellowship, and a Career Development Fellowship, from the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) of Australia, respectively. The funding organizations did not play a role in the investigation. The VOTOR and VSTR participating hospitals are thanked for their contribution of data to this project, as are the Steering Committee members of each registry. Melissa Hart is specifically thanked for her assistance with this project.