Trauma Care and Surveillance: International “eCapacity” Efforts and Honduras Experience

Trauma Care and Surveillance: International “eCapacity” Efforts and Honduras Experience World J Surg (2017) 41:2415–2416 DOI 10.1007/s00268-017-3969-8 LETTE R T O T HE EDI T OR Trauma Care and Surveillance: International ‘‘eCapacity’’ Efforts and Honduras Experience 1,2 3 4 • • Francisco J. Bonilla-Escobar Cristina Rodriguez Juan C. Puyana Published online: 27 March 2017 Socie ´te ´ Internationale de Chirurgie 2017 Dear Editor, 1999 expanded to all injuries in the Jamaica Injury In order to advance trauma care in low- and middle-income Surveillance System, JISS) to register all cases of injuries countries (LMIC), innovative approaches must be utilized in the hospital emergency departments [2]. that build capacity and allow for successful implementation In Colombia, in 1995, Dr. Rodrigo Guerrero established and dissemination of strategies. Recently, in the World in Cali a Violence Surveillance System (VSS) to capture Journal of Trauma, Dasari et al. [1] published a qualitative city-wide injury information [3]. Through an initiative by study about the implementation process of an innovative the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the electronic surgery registry in Paraguay. The experience of Pan-American Health Organization (PAHO) and the Paraguay, an upper-middle-income country, is crucial for Cisalva Institute at the Universidad del Valle, a paper- other Latin-American countries to understand potential based World Journal of Surgery Springer Journals

Trauma Care and Surveillance: International “eCapacity” Efforts and Honduras Experience

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