Editors

Editors
I. Marzi (Editor-in-Chief)
Department of Trauma, Hand, and Reconstructive Surgery
University Hospital
Johann Wolfgang Goethe University
Frankfurt/Main, Germany

Z. Balogh
Department of Surgery and Traumatology
John Hunter Hospital & University of Newcastle
Newcastle, Australia

R. Coimbra
School of Medicine
Loma Linda University
Loma Linda, USA

F. Hildebrand
Department of Trauma
University Hospital Aachen
Aachen, Germany

F. Turégano
General Surgery 2 and Emergency Surgery
University General Hospital Gregorio Marañón
University Complutense of Madrid
Madrid, Spain

G. Velmahos
Harvard Medical School
Division of Trauma, Emergency Surgery, and Surgical Critical Care
Massachusetts General Hospital
Boston, USA

 

Editorial Office
Prof. Dr. Ingo Marzi
University Hospital Frankfurt
Goethe University
D-60590 Frankfurt/Main, Germany
Phone: +49 69 6301 6123
Fax: +49 69 6301 6439
e-mail: ejt@trauma.uni-frankfurt.de

Associate Editors
D. Henrich
Department of Trauma, Hand, and Reconstructive Surgery
University Hospital
Johann Wolfgang Goethe University
Frankfurt/Main, Germany

R. Latifi
Westchester Medical Center
Valhalla, USA

L. Leenen
Department of Trauma,
University Medical Centre Utrecht
Utrecht, The Netherlands 

T. Mittlmeier
Trauma, Hand and Reconstructive Surgery
Chirurgische Klinik und Poliklinik
Universität Rostock
Rostock, Germany 

I. Schipper
Trauma Centrum West
Leiden University Medical Center
Leiden, The Netherlands
 

Editores Emeriti
S. Lennquist, Linköping, Sweden
A. Leppäniemi, Helsinki, Finland
P. M. Rommens, Mainz, Germany
J. M. Rueger, Osnabrück, Germany
O. Trentz, Zurich, Switzerland

Section Editors
Biostatistics
R. Lefering
Fakultät für Gesundheit (Department für Humanmedizin)
Institut für Forschung in der Operativen Medizin
Universität Witten/Herdecke
Cologne, Germany

F. Abu Zidan
Department of Surgery
United Arab Emirates University
Al-Ain, UAE

Critical Care
D. Demetriades
Department of Surgery
Division of Acute Care Surgery
(Trauma, Emergency Surgery and Surgical Critical Care)
University of Southern California
Los Angeles, USA

R. Ivatury
Department of Surgery
Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center
Richmond, USA

C. Waydhas
Clinic for Emergency Surgery
University Hospital Essen
Essen, Germany

Disaster and Military Surgery
I. Ashkenazi
Surgery B Department
Hillel Yaffe Medical Center
Hadera, Israel

M. Bemelman
Department of Surgery
University Medical Center Utrecht
Utrecht, Netherlands

P. Örtenwall
Department of Surgery
Institute of clinical sciences
The Sahlgrenska Academy
University of Göteborg
Göteborg, Sweden

Emergency Surgery
P. Greiffenstein
Surgery-Division of Critical Care
Louisiana State University
New Orleans, USA

S. Stawicki
Department of Reseach & Innovation
St Luke's University Health Network
Bethlehem, USA

P. Vassiliu
4th Surgical Clinic
"Attikon" University Hospital
University of Athens
Athens, Greece

R. Winchell
Department of Surgery
Weill Cornell Medicine
New York, USA

Experimental Research
M. van Griensven
Department cBITE
MERLN Institute
Maastricht University
Maastricht, the Netherlands

Lower Extremity Trauma
M. Keel
Department of Orthopedic Surgery
Berne University Hospital
Berne, Switzerland

R. Komadina
Department of Traumatology
General & Teaching Hospital Celje
Celje, Slovenia

P. Reynders
Dept. Ortopedics & Traumatology
UZ Brugmann
Brussels, Belgium 

P. Stahel
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Denver Health Medical Center
University of Colorado
School of Medicine
Denver, Colorado, USA

K. Wendt
University Medical Center Groningen
Groningen, The Netherlands

Upper Extermity Trauma
J. Bartoníček
Department of Orthopaedics
1st Faculty of Medicine
Charles University and Central Military Hospital Prague
Prague, Czech Republic

J. Windolf
Department of Trauma and Hand Surgery
Universitätsklinikum Düsseldorf
Düsseldorf, Germany

Neurotrauma
E. Rickels
Neurotraumatologie
Allgemeines Krankenhaus Celle
Celle, Germany

Pediatric Trauma
U. Rolle
Department of Pediatric Surgery and Pediatric  Urology
Johann Wolfgang Goethe University
Frankfurt/Main, Germany 

P. Schmittenbecher
Kinderchirurgische Klinik
Städtisches Klinikum Karlsruhe gGmbH
Karlsruhe, Germany

Pelvic Trauma
P. Giannoudis
Department of Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery
Leeds General Infirmary
Leeds, UK

A. Hofmann
Klinik für Unfallchirurgie und Orthopädie 1       
Westpfalz-Klinikum
Kaiserslautern, Germany 

T. Lustenberger
Traumatologie
Kantonsspital Aarau
Aarau, Switzerland

Polytrauma
K. Horst
Klinik für Unfall- und Wiederherstellungschirurgie
Uniklinik RWTH Aachen
Aachen, Germany

H.C. Pape
Klinik für Traumatologie´
UniversitätsSpital Zürich
Zurich, Switzerland

Reconstructive Surgery
J. Frank
Department Trauma, Hand and Reconstructive Surgery
University of Frankfurt
Frankfurt/Main, Germany

Spine Trauma
V. Buehren
General surgery and trauma surgery
Murnau Trauma Center
Murnau, Germany

P. Kobbe
Klinik für Unfall- und Wiederherstellungschirurgie
Uniklinik RWTH Aachen
Aachen, Germany

Sports Injuries
A. Imhoff
Sports Orthopaedics Department and Clinic
Rechts der Isar Hospital
Technical University of Munich
Munich, Germany

Thoracic Trauma
T. C. Hardcastle
Department of Surgery
Inkosi Albert Luthuli Central Hospital
Durban, South Africa

Abdominal Trauma
T. O’Keeffe
Department of Surgery
University of Arizona
Tucson, USA

A.B. Peitzman
Department of Surgery
Clinical Research Office for Surgery and Trauma
University of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, USA

P. Petrone
Department of Surgery
NYU Langone Hospital--Long Island
Mineola, USA

L. Riddez
Karolinska Institutet
Solna, Sweden

S. Uranüs
Division of General Surgery
Medical University of Graz
Graz, Austria
 

Vascular Trauma
J. Asensio
CHI Health Clinic
Trauma Surgery Creighton
Omaha, NE, USA

B. Dorweiler
Department Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery
Universitätsmedizin Mainz
Mainz, Germany

Geriatric Trauma
J. D. Bastian
Department of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery
Inselspital
University of Berne
Berne, Switzerland 

Crano-Maxillofacial Trauma
S. Ghanaati
Maxillofacial Surgery
Goethe University Hospital Frankfurt
Frankfurt/Main, Germany
 

Advisory Board
B. Al-Nawas, Mainz, Germany
G. Barmparas, Los Angeles, CA, USA
A. Baranowski, Mainz, Germany
P. Biberthaler, Munich, Germany
F. Bläsius, Aachen, Germany
J. Blum, Worms, Germany
B. Bouillon, Cologne, Germany
J. A. Carr, Midland, USA
H. Champion, Annapolis, USA
S.-O. Dietz, Mainz, Germany
R. Dutton, Chicago, USA
J. Franke, Ludwigshafen, Germany
H. Frima, Alkmaar, The Netherlands
J. Galante, Sacramento, USA
M. Hartel, Hamburg, Germany
F. Hartmann, Koblenz, Germany
M. Hessmann, Fulda, Germany
F. Hietbrink, Utrecht, The Netherlends
H. Hoekstra, Leuven, Belgium
R. Hoffmann, Frankfurt/Main, Germany
I. Ikonnen, Helsinki, Finland
D. Kim, Torrance, USA
L. Kobayashi, San Diego, USA
W. Lehmann, Göttingen, Germany
C. Loinaz, Madrid, Spain
M. Maegele, Cologne, Germany
R. Maier, Seattle, USA
E. Mayr, Augsburg, Germany
I. Mehling, Hanau, Germany
W.J. Metsemakers, Leuven, Belgium
S. Mohseni, Orebro, Schweden
R. Mosheiff, Jerusalem, Israel
C. Müller, Karlsruhe, Germany
C. Nau, Frankfurt/Main, Germany
S. Nijs, Leuven, Belgium
U.  Obertacke, Mannheim, Germany
M. Perl, Erlangen, Germany
P. Pflüger, Munich, Germany
T. Pohlemann, Homburg/Saar, Germany
L. Ponchietti, Huesca, Spain
N. Prat, Bretigny sur Orge, France
K.-J. Prommersberger, Bad Neustadt, Germany
B. Relja, Magdeburg, Germany
S. Rose, Ettelbrück, Luxemburg
M. Rüsseler, Frankfurt/Main, Germany
C. Seebach, Neuenbürg, Germany
A. Sermon, Leuven, Belgium
S. Siebenlist, Munich, Germany
U. Spiegl, Leipzig, Germany
K. Taari, Helsinki, Finland
P. Talving, Tartu, Estonia
M. Tomazevic, Ljubljana, Slovenia
M. van Heijl, Utrecht, The Netherlands
E. van Lieshout, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
J. Verbruggen, Maastricht, The Netherlands
D. Wagner, Mainz, Germany
K. Yammine, Beirut, Lebanon
C. Yanez, Zaragoza, Spain
M. Zago, Milan, Italy