Geriatric Trauma Management Guidelines
American College of Surgeons, Trauma Quality Improvement Program. (n.d.). Geriatric Trauma Management Guidelines. (Accessed 7/7/2022.) Golden Crescent Regional Advisory Council (Texas).
This document provides detailed clinical guidelines for treating geriatric trauma patients. It discusses how advanced age and medications can impact how older adults experience trauma, and how to adapt standard trauma protocols and policies to address these factors.