Albanian Journal of Trauma and Emergency Surgery (AJTES) is the official publication of the Albanian Society of Trauma and Emergency Surgery (ASTES) that comes out two times a year. AJTES is an open access, peer reviewed journal that aims to promote interest, knowledge, and quality of care in emergency and trauma surgery. Under the editorship of Asc. Prof. Agron Dogjani MD, PhD, FACS Albanian Journal of Trauma and Emergency Surgery (AJTES) provides an in-depth, national and international forum for the most authoritative information on major clinical problems in the fields of trauma and emergency surgery, surgical education, and not only... Contributions are reviewed and selected by a group of distinguished surgeons from across Albania and worldwide as well who make up the Editorial Board.