A national conference of international trauma care here will discuss emerging trends in treatment of trauma patients from February 24 to 26.

The conference will be preceded by hands-on training programme on fresh cadavers at Osmania General Hospital and a session on comprehensive trauma life support systems at Gandhi Hospital on February 22 and 23. A mock drill on disaster management would be held at Gandhi Hospital on February 26, organising secretary and chief anaesthetist at Osmania General Hospital M. Chandrasekhar told a press conference on Sunday. About 400 delegates, including 28 from 8 foreign countries, would discuss steps to lower accident rate.