(6) This review of the experience of elder West Virginians at the Jon Michael Moore Trauma Center (JMMTC) will highlight the impact of trauma on the aging population of rural WV and the health care systems that care for them.
The authors would like to gratefully acknowledge the assistance of the Jon Michael Moore Trauma Center, WVU Hospitals, for access to the JMMTC Trauma Registry.
Wilson is also the director of the Jon Michael Moore Trauma Center
and Surgical Intensive Care Unit at WVU Medicine Ruby Memorial Hospital.
The authors would like to gratefully acknowledge the assistance of Laura Moore, Abstractor at the Jon Michael Moore Trauma Center
for her assistance in this project.
It will expand WVU Children's Hospital's Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, the Emergency Department and the Jon Michael Moore Trauma Center
. The tower will also expand the hospital's other intensive care units.
Director, Jon Michael Moore Trauma Center
, Chief , Trauma, Emergency Surgery and Surgical Critical Care, Associate Professor of Surgery, Education and Special Training, Department of Surgery, WVU School of Medicine.
WVU Hospital's Jon Michael Moore Trauma Center (JMMTC) in Morgantown, West Virginia, is a Level I Adult and Pediatric Trauma Center that cares for more than 3,000 trauma patients annually from West Virginia, as well as parts of Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Maryland.
To identify the mechanisms of injury and discharge dispositions for patients who were admitted the Jon Michael Moore Trauma Center with dementia; to compare this data to that of the patients of the same age range without a diagnosis of dementia; to identify the injury patterns seen in the patients who were admitted with dementia.
The authors would like to acknowledge Samantha Welch and Laura Moore with the Jon Michael Moore Trauma Center for their gracious assistance with extracting the data from the trauma registry.