Financial burden of trauma care on a university hospital in a developing country


Kaya E. , Ozguc H., Tokyay R., Yunuk O.

JOURNAL OF TRAUMA-INJURY INFECTION AND CRITICAL CARE, vol.47, no.3, pp.572-575, 1999 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 47 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 1999
  • Doi Number: 10.1097/00005373-199909000-00027
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF TRAUMA-INJURY INFECTION AND CRITICAL CARE
  • Page Numbers: pp.572-575

Abstract

Background: Trauma care is expensive and more so for the hospitals not subsidized by the government, as is the case in developing countries. In this study, the burden of trauma care on a typical Level I trauma center in Turkey was investigated,