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Risk Factors of Nelson et al for Mortality After Close Proximity Blast Injuries in Soldiers

Purpose:

To evaluate a patient exposed to a close proximity blast injury for risk factors associated with mortality as reported by Nelson et al.

Specialty:

Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation
Emergency Medicine & Critical Care
Emergency Medicine & Critical Care
General Surgery & Anesthesiology

Objective:

risk factors, severity, prognosis, stage

ICD-10:

X96

Description:

Nelson et al identified risk factors for mortality in soldiers subjected to close proximity blast injury during Operation Iraqi Freedom. These can be helpful in triaging victims who may need more aggressive management. The authors are from Camp Pendleton, California.

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