Communication and trauma management
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Communication and trauma management

Jean Haire Senior Sister, A&E department, Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospital Trust

Jean Haire advocates the role of the trauma co-ordinator for improved patient outcome through enhanced communications from pre-hospital care to rehabilitation

This paper will discuss how effectively we communicate as healthcare professionals with specific reference to the management of trauma patients and their relatives. The discussion will be twofold.

Emergency Nurse. 6, 5, 24-30. doi: 10.7748/en1998.09.6.5.24.c1237

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