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post-event phase

post e·vent phase

/post iˈvent fāz/

Noun

The time frame in which the patient’s state of general health, EMS care, and access to a trauma care hospital or trauma center will play a factor in the patient’s ultimate outcome. This includes recognizing serious trauma potential, managing injuries quickly yet effectively, and transporting safely to a trauma center.