Funding for this research was provided by:
University of Witten/Herdecke (Internal Research Fund)
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Received: 3 August 2017
Accepted: 11 April 2018
First Online: 27 April 2018
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: The present study is embedded in part in the multicentre Activation of Coagulation and Inflammation in Trauma II (ACIT II) study that obtained ethical approval from the Witten/Herdecke University (37/2005, 33/2015). Individual informed consent was obtained at hospital admission or in case of severe injury as soon as possible thereafter.
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