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The Resource National Survey of Surgeons on Trauma Care Issues, March-July, 1993, Thomas J. Espositoet al, (electronic resource)

National Survey of Surgeons on Trauma Care Issues, March-July, 1993, Thomas J. Espositoet al, (electronic resource)

Label
National Survey of Surgeons on Trauma Care Issues, March-July, 1993
Title
National Survey of Surgeons on Trauma Care Issues, March-July, 1993
Statement of responsibility
Thomas J. Espositoet al
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This study investigated surgeons' practice patterns, experience and training in trauma care, and preferences and opinions about caring for trauma patients. Practice pattern variables include surgical specialty, type of surgical practice arrangement, type of appointment with a medical school or university, membership in the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, the American College of Surgeons, or the American Association of Neurological Surgeons, and whether the respondents' patients paid their bills through private insurance, Medicaid, Medicare, or an HMO. In addition, respondents were queried about their primary hospital, including number of beds, types of physicians employed in the trauma or emergency department, whether the hospital was officially recognized as a trauma center, whether it had a separate clinical trauma service with oversight and responsibility for the care of trauma patients, whether surgical patients were covered 24 hours a day by a resident or in-house physician, and whether there was 24-hour coverage by a resident or in-house physician in the hospital's Intensive Care Unit. To assess experience and training in trauma care, respondents were asked how often they were inappropriately called to evaluate and treat trauma patients, if they had taken trauma call at any hospital during the last 12 months, how many trauma patients they treated during the last 12 months and for what percent of them they received compensation, whether they had taken the Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS) Course in the last four years, how much they had learned about trauma from residency training, post-residency fellowship, combat duty in the Armed Forces, journal articles, and colleagues, how confident they were in their ability to provide resuscitation, diagnosis, operative care, and critical care, if they had ever been named in a malpract... Cf.: http://dx.doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR06265
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Cataloging source
ICPSR
Characteristic
combination
Funding information
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.
Geographic coverage
United States.
Government publication
unknown if item is government publication
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research
Series statement
ICPSR
Series volume
6265
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Surgeons
  • Surgeons
  • Wounds and injuries
  • Wounds and injuries
  • Medical care surveys
  • Public opinion
  • Emergency departments
  • Health insurance
  • Health Maintenance Organization
  • Health professions
  • Hospitals
  • Medical education
  • Medical procedures
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Patients
  • Surgery
  • Trauma centers
Target audience
specialized
Label
National Survey of Surgeons on Trauma Care Issues, March-July, 1993, Thomas J. Espositoet al, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Title from ICPSR DDI metadata of 2004-10-30
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
mixed
Contents
Part 1: Data File; Part 2: SAS Data Definition Statements
Control code
MIU01000000000000005048460
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
ICPSR version.
File format
multiple file formats
Governing access note
AVAILABLE. This study is freely available to ICPSR member institutions
Level of compression
unknown
Note
MU: Records downloaded from ICPSR site on Dec. 8, 2009.
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaI)ICPSR06265
  • (OCoLC)ocm61156824
  • (MiAaI)ICPSR06265
  • (OCoLC)ocm61156824
System details
Mode of access: Internet
Type of computer file
1 data file + machine-readable documentation (text and PDF) + SAS data definition statements + data collection instrument (PDF)
Label
National Survey of Surgeons on Trauma Care Issues, March-July, 1993, Thomas J. Espositoet al, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Title from ICPSR DDI metadata of 2004-10-30
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
mixed
Contents
Part 1: Data File; Part 2: SAS Data Definition Statements
Control code
MIU01000000000000005048460
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
ICPSR version.
File format
multiple file formats
Governing access note
AVAILABLE. This study is freely available to ICPSR member institutions
Level of compression
unknown
Note
MU: Records downloaded from ICPSR site on Dec. 8, 2009.
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaI)ICPSR06265
  • (OCoLC)ocm61156824
  • (MiAaI)ICPSR06265
  • (OCoLC)ocm61156824
System details
Mode of access: Internet
Type of computer file
1 data file + machine-readable documentation (text and PDF) + SAS data definition statements + data collection instrument (PDF)

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