The epidemiology of injuries and related surgical intervention in aftermath of tornados in the United States


Objective:To describe the most prevalent injuries and performed procedures on the victims of the tornadoes in the United States. Methods:A cross-sectional study was performed using National Trauma Data Bank. Tornado-related... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Mohammad Rajaei (University of Alabama - Birmingham)
  2. Russell Griffin (University of Alabama - Birmingham)
  3. Parker Hu (University of Alabama - Birmingham)
  4. Thomas Swain (University of Alabama - Birmingham)
  5. Jeffrey Kerby (University of Alabama - Birmingham)

Topic Area

Trauma / Critical Care


QS-TCC/CT » Quick-Shot Presentations: Trauma/Critical Care/Acute Care Surgery/Cardiothoracic Surgery (15:00 - Thursday, 21st September, Dearth Tower Conf 2)