Level-1 Shock Trauma Center University Hospital of Würzburg

Programs and services

  • Improvement of medical care of severely injured patients by interdisciplinary and interhospital cooperation within the standards of the initiative “trauma networks” of the German Trauma Association
  • High level treatment of injuries of extremities, spine, pelvis, hand, abdomen, thorax, severe head trauma
  • Further education of all professional groups concerned to polytrauma treatment
  • Scientific work on medical care of severely injured by own studies, participation in “Trauma Registry”of the German Trauma Assosiation and Quality Management

Cooperating institutions

  • Department of Trauma, Hand, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  • Department of Anaesthesia and Critical Care
  • Department of General, Visceral, Vascular and Pediatric Surgery
  • Department of Diagnostic and InterventionalRadiology
  • Completion dependent on pattern of injuries
  • 16 regional clinics that are DGU-certified