Reach the global acute care surgery community

Trauma Surgery & Acute Care Open (TSACO) is a new multi-disciplinary, open access journal from the American Association for the Surgery of Trauma. It’s dedicated to the rapid publication of peer-reviewed, high-quality trauma and acute care surgery research.

You are invited to submit high-quality original research, clinical studies and reviews for consideration.


Publish in TSACO and experience:



Wide dissemination and support of global marketers



Rapid publication – supported by fast decision times and continuous online posting



Every article is stringently peer reviewed



Retain your article’s copyright under the Creative Commons CC-BY-NC license



BMJ’s press office will promote newsworthy articles to 6,000+ journalist contacts


Introductory Video

Featuring Grace S. Rozycki, MD, MBA, President of the American Association for the Surgery of Trauma

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