The main aim of this thesis is to evaluate, develop and validate models for predicting fatal and non-fatal outcome after trauma in the Netherlands.

The dissertation addresses the following questions:
I. How can we improve and use prediction models for fatal outcome after trauma?
II. To what extent can we predict non-fatal outcome after trauma?

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Keywords Trauma, Injury, Prediction, Mortality, Prospective cohort, Health status, Anxiety, Depression, Costs
Promotor E.W. Steyerberg (Ewout) , S. Polinder (Suzanne) , M.A.C. de Jongh (Mariska)
Publisher Erasmus University Rotterdam
ISBN 978-94-6375-771-3
Persistent URL
de Munter, L. (2020, September 29). Outcome prediction for improvement of trauma care. Erasmus University Rotterdam. Retrieved from