"Incorporating all disciplines involved in trauma care,
rehabilitation, training, and prevention"


Useful Links

Related International Trauma websites & publications

For emergency medical education courses and other important links go to: http://www.eci-sa.org

The course all doctors should do – the system for saving the trauma patient: Advanced Trauma Life Support www.atlssa.co.za

A useful link for South African clinicians: Alcohol And Legal Implications Of Drunk Driving

The ATS is a public awareness organisation, with prevention as the main goal: American Trauma Society

Our sister organisation in the UK: British Trauma Society

Stop the drunk driver before he/she stops you! SA against DRUNK DRIVING

A good journal for reference – subscription is required: The Journal of Trauma

Our sister organisation in the Americas: The Panamerican Trauma Society

Trauma resource site worth a visit Trauma.org

A link from AA to the TSSA members TSSA Members 15% discount on AA rates

A useful resource site www.east.org with some good practice guidelines for your hospital

Italian Trauma Link site – worth a visit: http://asr.regione.emilia-romagna.it/trauma/en/index.htm

The FREE course in orthopaedic surgery from the AO foundation: www.aosurgery.org

European Society for Trauma and Emergency Surgery (ESTES) http://www.estesonline.org – their links page has many useful resources

SATS – the South African Transplant Society www.sats.org.za

Congress Website UCTs emergency medicine site: www.emergencymed.co.za Worth a visit.

The Emergency Care Society of South Africa: for paramedics and other EMS personnel: www.ecssa.org.za

Help prevent trauma – support the twitterhandle: @Fatalmoves and visit their website www.fatalmoves.com – they aim to educate the South African public and provide road safety warnings

Wits Symposium website: www.witsbiennial.co.za