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Title: The STOP the Bleeding Campaign.
Authors: Rossaint, Rolf
Bouillon, Bertil
Cerny, Vladimir
Coats, Timothy J
Duranteau, Jacques
Fernández-Mondéjar, Enrique
Filipescu, Daniela
Hunt, Beverley J
Komadina, Radko
Maegele, Marc
Nardi, Giuseppe
Neugebauer, Edmund
Ozier, Yves
Riddez, Louis
Schultz, Arthur
Vincent, Jean-Louis
Spahn, Donat R
metadata.dc.contributor.authoraffiliation: [Rossaint,R] Department of Anaesthesiology, University Hospital Aachen, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany. [Bouillon,B] Department of Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Witten/Herdecke, Cologne-Merheim Medical Centre, Cologne, Germany. [Cerny,V] aculty of Medicine in Hradec Králové, Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, University Hospital Hradec Králové, Czech Republic; Department of Anesthesia, Pain Management and Perioperative Medicine, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada. [Coats,TJ] Accident and Emergency Department, University of Leicester, Leicester , UK. [Duranteau,J] Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, University of Paris XI, Faculté de Médecine Paris-Sud, Le Kremlin-Bicêtre, France. [Fernández-Mondéjar,E] Department of Emergency and Critical Care Medicine, University Hospital Virgen de las Nieves, Granada, Spain. [Filipescu,D] Department of Cardiac Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, C. C. Iliescu Emergency Institute of Cardiovascular Diseases, Bucharest, Romania. [Hunt,BJ] Guy's & St Thomas' Foundation Trust, Westminster, London, UK. [Komadina,R] Department of Traumatology, General and Teaching Hospital Celje, Celje, Slovenia. [Maegele,M] Department of Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Witten/Herdecke, Cologne-Merheim Medical Centre, Cologne, Germany. [Nardi,G] Shock and Trauma Centre, S. Camillo Hospital, Rome, Italy. [Neugebauer,E] Institute for Research in Operative Medicine (IFOM), Witten/Herdecke University, Campus Cologne, Cologne, Germany. [Ozier,Y] Division of Anaesthesia, Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine, Brest University Hospital, Brest, France. [Riddez,L] Department of Surgery and Trauma, Karolinska University Hospital, Solna, Sweden. [Schultz,A] Ludwig-Boltzmann-Institute for Experimental and Clinical Traumatology, Lorenz Boehler Trauma Centre, Vienna, Austria. [Vincent,JL] Jean-Louis Vincent, Department of Intensive Care, Erasme University Hospital, Université Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium. [Spahn,DR] Institute of Anaesthesiology, University Hospital Zurich, Switzerland.
Keywords: Heridas y traumatismos;Hemorragia;Tratamiento de urgencia;Trastornos de la coagulación sanguínea;Promoción de la salud;Europa;Accidentes
metadata.dc.subject.mesh: Medical Subject Headings::Diseases::Pathological Conditions, Signs and Symptoms::Pathologic Processes::Hemorrhage
Medical Subject Headings::Diseases::Wounds and Injuries
Medical Subject Headings::Analytical, Diagnostic and Therapeutic Techniques and Equipment::Therapeutics::Emergency Treatment
Medical Subject Headings::Diseases::Hemic and Lymphatic Diseases::Hematologic Diseases::Blood Coagulation Disorders
Medical Subject Headings::Health Care::Health Care Facilities, Manpower, and Services::Health Promotion
Medical Subject Headings::Geographicals::Geographic Locations::Europe
Medical Subject Headings::Health Care::Environment and Public Health::Public Health::Accidents
Issue Date: 26-Apr-2013
Publisher: BioMed Central
Citation: Rossaint R, Bouillon B, Cerny V, Coats TJ, Duranteau J, Fernández-Mondéjar E, et al. The STOP the Bleeding Campaign. Crit Care. 2013 ; 17(2):136
Abstract: According to the World Health Organization, traumatic injuries worldwide are responsible for over 5 million deaths annually. Post-traumatic bleeding caused by traumatic injury-associated coagulopathy is the leading cause of potentially preventable death among trauma patients. Despite these facts, awareness of this problem is insufficient and treatment options are often unclear. The STOP the Bleeding Campaign therefore aims to increase awareness of the phenomenon of post-traumatic coagulopathy and its appropriate management by publishing European guidelines for the management of the bleeding trauma patient, by promoting and monitoring the implementation of these guidelines and by preparing promotional and educational material, organising activities and developing health quality management tools. The campaign aims to reduce the number of patients who die within 24 hours after arrival in the hospital due to exsanguination by a minimum of 20% within the next 5 years.
metadata.dc.identifier.doi: 10.1186/cc12579
ISSN: 1466-609X (Online)
1364-8535 (Print)
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