Geriatric trauma

Matthew R. Levine*

*Corresponding author for this work

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter


While elderly patients comprise a small percentage of total major trauma patients (8-12%), they represent a disproportionate percentage of trauma mortalities and costs (15-30%, Figures 6.1 and 6.2).

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationThe Emergency Medicine Trauma Handbook
PublisherCambridge University Press
Number of pages10
ISBN (Electronic)9781108647397
ISBN (Print)9781108450287
StatePublished - Aug 23 2019

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)


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