Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. 73(5):1070–1073, NOVEMBER 2012 DOI: 10.1097/TA.0b013e31826f997b , PMID: 23117371 Issn Print: 2163-0755 Publication Date: November 2012 Print Emergency department thoracotomies: Is it time we took them to the field? Andrew Robertson;Chris Bulstrode; + Author Information From the Paediatric Surgery (A.T.R.), Royal Hospital for Sick Children, Edinburgh; Nuffield Department of Orthopaedics, Rheumatology and Musculoskeletal Sciences (C.J.K.B.), University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom. Checking for direct PDF access through Ovid Abstract Abstract unavailable for this article.