Evaluation of autopsy reports in terms of preventability of traumatic deaths

Eyi Y. E., Toygar M., Karbeyaz K., Kaldirim U., Tuncer S. K., Durusu M.

ULUSAL TRAVMA VE ACIL CERRAHI DERGISI-TURKISH JOURNAL OF TRAUMA & EMERGENCY SURGERY, vol.21, no.2, pp.127-133, 2015 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


BACKGROUND: The analysis of autopsy reports plays an important role in the evaluation of trauma care quality. The objective of this study was to determine the rate of preventable deaths and medical errors in regard to the autopsy reports as an indicator of trauma care quality in traumatic deaths.