CASES OF NOTERural Teletrauma Applications, Opportunities, and ChallengesBjorn, Preston “Pret RN, BS” Author Information Eastern Maine Medical Center Trauma Program, Bangor, ME. Corresponding Author: Preston “Pret” Bjorn, RN, BS, Eastern Maine Medical Center Trauma Program, 489 State Street, Bangor, ME 04401 ([email protected]). Disclosure: The author reports no conflicts of interest. Advanced Emergency Nursing Journal: July/September 2012 - Volume 34 - Issue 3 - p 232-237 doi: 10.1097/TME.0b013e31825f6237 Buy Metrics Abstract Conditions favoring telemedicine in rural acute trauma care are increasingly outnumbering barriers against it. This article is a review of current considerations in teletrauma, with examples from an established rural system. © 2012 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.