Trauma Audit

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Of 273 patients who required a CT brain scan in 2018, 48 per cent got one within an hour. Photograph: iStock

Thousands of people suffer major trauma each year as a result of often preventable falls and other incidents at home, according to a new report. Desp(...)

Research  found that where TXA was given within three hours of the injury being sustained, the rate of death could be significantly reduced. Photograph: Alan Betson

A drug trialled at Cork University Hospital (CUH) has been found to reduce deaths from head trauma by as much as 20 per cent. The result has been de(...)