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COMMENTARY

A Done Delivery Network for Acute Traumatic Brain Injury Management in the Caribbean: A Commentary

Ashley Williams, Myron Rolle

Keywords : Advanced trauma life support care, Brain concussion, Brain trauma, Brain trauma injury, Medical education, Neurosurgery, Neurotrauma, Pediatric trauma, Prehospital care, Trauma nursing

Citation Information : Williams A, Rolle M. A Done Delivery Network for Acute Traumatic Brain Injury Management in the Caribbean: A Commentary. Panam J Trauma Crit Care Emerg Surg 2021; 10 (3):145-146.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10030-1361

License: CC BY-NC 4.0

Published Online: 31-12-2021

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2021; The Author(s).


Abstract

Medical products transportation has become an important research topic requiring multidisciplinary collaboration among experts in surgery, public health, and health economics. Drones can be a promising tool to increase access to stabilizing neurotrauma care following a pediatric traumatic brain injury in the Caribbean. This commentary describes how the use of drones and neurotrauma education can increase health outcomes of neurosurgical emergencies on remote islands of low-and middle-income nations in the developing world.


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