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Trauma care. A team approach.
  1. Caroline Williams
  1. Senior Sister, Accident and Emergency, West Wales General Hospital, Carmarthen, UK

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    Edited by D Langstaff, J Christie. (Pp 402; £29.99.) Butterworth-Heinemann, 2000. ISBN 0-7506-3502-9.

    When I picked up Trauma care I was expecting another run of the mill text on “how to resuscitate the multiply injured”. This expectation was shaken when the book fell open on the chapter “nutrition”. Now I know waiting times in A&E are long, but surely no one was advocating taking the breakfast trolley into “resus”? All was revealed however as I read on. The book takes a …

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