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What are the differences between emergency room trauma levels?

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Dr. Gutti Rao
Hospital-based practice 46 years experience
Different: Er is just for emergencies and stabilize patients until they are routed to appropriate level of care. A trauma center is a hospital has a group of highly trained physicians and surgeons taking care of trauma patients. These include specialties like general surgery, orthopedics, neurosurgery, ENT etc.

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