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EDUCATION 

LEARN MORE ABOUT THE PTS VIRTUAL EDUCATION CENTER. VISIT VEC AT 

https://pts.simhealthcloud.com/signup

WATCH DR. ANTONIO MARTTOS' MESSAGE ABOUT VEC

International

trauma tele-grand rounds

Mondays at 8:00 AM ET or 12:00 PM ET

Learn participate and interact in decisions of trauma cases

Information of the next session!

Videos of previous session!



RESEARCH


Panamerican Journal of Trauma, Critical Care and Emergency Surgery (PAJTCCES)

ANNOUNCEMENT!


The  PTS publication committee announces a new category of articles called: "PERSPECTIVES ON COVID-19". 

We invite health care personnel to submit articles on COVID-19.  Submitted papers will be fast tracked for publication  and published "online first".  Submit your paper at www.pajtcces.com  Read more >>>


Peruse articles on COVID-19 already published "online first"





RESEARCH RESOURCES

Publications from affiliated members:

Damage Control Surgery Consensus


Other Resources:

Trauma Surgery & Acute Care Open

Trauma and Acute Care Surgery

Traumacasts

For more visit our library >>>


The purpose of this initiative is to encourage researchers from different centers to collaborate in studies of mutual interest. The collaborative projects must be initiated by the researchers, who will use their resources to develop their proposals.

Engage in international alliances.

Join a multicenter study


Please follow this link to read more about this PTS initiative

The TR offers four tiers of complexity base on the number o variables design to meet the needs of every healthcare facility from basic to comprehensive.


Prehospital: Captures prehospital data capture by EMS agencies.

Essential Tier: Includes the minimal variables (50) needed to support quality improvement programs for trauma care. FREE!

Expanded Tier: Captures additional data and uses ICD-I0 coding. Supports benchmarking.

Advanced Tier: Captures comprehensive injury data (250 variables) at various levels (basic, general hospitals, and referral centers). Recommended for large urban facilities.

Read more >>


REQUEST ACCESS TO THE REGISTRY

Contact: nancy.valenciarojas@vcuhealth.org

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Message from

the President

Dr. Antonio Marttos

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Message from the

Executive Director

To the Trauma and Critical Care Community

For over 30 years, the Panamerican Trauma Society has provided leadership in the care of the injured and critically ill in all of the Americas. The Covid-19 pandemic has quickly become one of the most important and frightening healthcare challenges in any of our lifetimes. No one person or one group has all the answers. We are all creating these answers as we attempt to create solutions for systems as well as individual patients.  Read more >>


Key Dates

Abstract Submission for 2021 is now open

Due Date May 3, 2021 hrs: 11:59 PM EST


Other scientific events

80th AAST Annual Meeting 2021

September 29 - October 2, 2021


East Annual Scientific Assembly 2021

January 13-14, 2021




PTS OFFICERS 2021

 Dr. Antonio Marttos,

President

Dr. Thomas Scalea,

Executive Director



Dr. Sandro Rizoli,

Editor-in-Chief

Dr. Esteban Foianini,

President Elect

Dr. Juan Carlos Salamea,

Treasurer

Dr. Paula Ferrada,

Secretary


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