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From Survival to Survivorship — Framing Traumatic Injury as a Chronic Condition

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  • Juan P. Herrera-Escobar, M.D., M.P.H.,
  • and Jeffrey C. Schneider, M.D.

The long-term physical, mental, and social sequelae of traumatic injuries are substantial and have often been neglected. This burden is especially high among members of marginalized populations.

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This article was published on August 13, 2022, at NEJM.org.

Author Affiliations

From Harvard Medical School (J.P.H.-E., J.C.S.), the Department of Surgery, Brigham and Women’s Hospital (J.P.H.-E.), and the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Massachusetts General Hospital (J.C.S.), Boston, and the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital, Charlestown (J.C.S.) — all in Massachusetts.

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