Journal of Emergencies, Trauma, and Shock (ISSN: 0974-2700)
Journal of Emergencies Trauma, and Shock (JETS) is the official
journal of the INDO-US Emergency and Trauma Collaborative.
JETS encourages research, education and dissemination of knowledge
in the fields of Emergency Medicine, Traumatolgy and Shock
Resuscitation thus promoting translational research by striking a
synergy between basic science, clinical medicine and global health.
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The journal will be published semiannually (June and December) in 2008, Four Monthly in 2009 (January, May, September) and Quarterly from 2010 (January, April, July, October)
Global Emergency Medical Sciences
INDUS-EM & Trauma Collaborative
University of South Florida-Emergency Medicine
One Davis Blvd, Suite 504, Davis Island
Tampa, Florida, 33606 USA
Investigations with human subjects are a result of knowledge
obtained from basic research with genes, cells or animals, which is
then translated into diagnostic or therapeutic interventions that
can be applied to treatment or prevention of disease. The mission of
bench to bedside research is to translate the basic science
discoveries into clinical applications and to use the clinical
observations to generate research foci for basic science. JETS will
encourage the promotion of such novel research.
Basic scientists need to have an understanding of the realities of
the human condition. Without that intersection between basic science
and the clinic, discoveries made at the research bench may have
little relevance or application to the real-life human situation and
developing effective therapies. These findings later have to be
applied to mass populations; hence, the role of public health
research is vital.
Trauma, Emergency and Shock research have their foundations in basic
laboratory science. Translational research is the process of
applying ideas, insights and discoveries generated through basic
scientific inquiry to the treatment or prevention of human disease.
This currently is the most dynamic and active area of the scientific
discipline. In 2005, "better translation of findings into patient
care through guidelines" was at the top of the list of seven
research priorities of the CDC updated Acute Care chapter of the
Our Editorial Board has been meticulously chosen from experts
around the globe and spans from areas of pre-hospital care,
toxicology, trauma care, basic sciences, simulation technology,
medical education and critical care to encompass the neonatal,
pediatric and geriatric age groups.
JETS will publish scientific contributions such as Original
Articles, Review Articles, Case Reports, Case Series, Clinical
Trials, Clinical Investigations, Interesting Photographs, Radiology
and EKGs and Expert Commentaries. The journal is peer reviewed and
indexed. Article Submission and Peer Review is fully Online and Web
Mark Sanborn in his article "The marks of distinction" emphasizes
the need for growing oneself in order to grow the people around you.
The resultant success flows from the ability of leaders and their
team. He further makes a point that this growth should be
channelized to offer and achieve excellence in areas, which are
We Believe and State that JETS Aims for Distinction !
INDO-US Emergency & Trauma Collaborative: www.indusem.com
The INDO-US partnership exists at many levels and in many areas.
In the field of Emergency Medicine and Trauma this collaboration is
an academic effort between University of South Florida in the United
States and All India Institute of Medical Sciences in India. The
partnership enjoys the support of the World Association of Disaster
and Emergency Medicine.
The main mission of this partnership is to foster the growth of
academic medicine in the fields of Emergency Care and Traumatology.
The collaborative promotes exchange of knowledge and mutual
development between Academic institutions in India and the United
The INDO-US Collaborative firmly believes that Medical Colleges are
ideal environments for growth and development of Emergency and
Trauma Academics in India. These teaching institutions provide the
adequate and diverse patient volume which forms the right milieu
needed to grow these sciences in India.
JETS is one of the leading initiatives by the collaborative. The
other initiatives include the Academic Council of Emergency and
Trauma and its Newsletter called TEAMS (Trauma & Emergency Academic
Medicine Sentinel). The collaborative also promotes an INDO-US
Emergency Medicine and Trauma Education Center for Health which
conducts year round training programs and workshops. INDUS
Collaborative annually hosts a Level One Academic Meeting called
INDO-US Emergency Medicine Summit. It attracts a large number of
Faculty, Physicians, Medical Students, Nurses, Paramedics and
residents from India and USA,