A Trauma System for KZN. Local Development for Local Need

Timothy Craig Hardcastle, Sandie Thomson, David Muckart

Abstract


The proposed projects will be directed to an assessment of the current trauma care process in the KZN-DOH; an assessment of the current facilities, infrastructure and protocols; an analysis of the current trauma Burden of Disease and finally the proposal of a Trauma Care System for KZN that is relevant to the local needs, geography and resource distribution. The final phase would be to pilot the system and implement it in DOH-KZN if successful