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National Survey of Trauma Registries—United States, 1987

JAMA. 1990;263(2):208-209. doi:10.1001/jama.1990.03440020030011.
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Committee to Review the Status and Progress of the Injury Control Program at the Centers for Disease Control. Injury control: a review of status and progress of the injury control program at the Centers for Disease Control . Washington, DC: National Academy Press, 1988.
CDC.  Report from the 1988 Trauma Registry Workshop, including recommendations for hospital-based trauma registries . J Trauma 1989;29:827-34.
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Chapter 290, Virginia Acts of Assembly, 1989.
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The cosponsors of the Trauma Registry Workshop were the American College of Emergency Physicians, the American College of Surgeons, the American Medical Association Commission on Emergency Medical Services, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, and CDC.
Georgia, Maryland, Missouri, North Carolina, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and West Virginia. In addition, beginning in 1988, Florida has also required all acute-care hospitals to participate in a statewide TR.
Available from: Biometrics Branch, Division of Injury Epidemiology and Control, Center for Environmental Health and Injury Control, CDC, Mailstop F36, Atlanta, GA 30333.


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