Recent Advances and Future Directions in Trauma Care, An Issue of Surgical Clinics


  • Jeremy Cannon, MD, UT Health Science Center, Department of Surgery, San Antonio, TX

An important review on trauma for the general surgeon! Topics include spectrum of TBI from mild to severe, management of complex extremity injuries, long-range ICU transport, advanced technologies in trauma/CC management, non-compressible torso hemorrhage, trauma system configurations in other countries, graduate medical education in trauma/CC and acute care surgery, improving care in the trauma ICU, damage control surgery, massive transfusion and damage control resuscitation, burn/electrical/environmental injury resuscitation, pre-hospital management and tactical combat casualty care, research and analytics in trauma care, verification and regionalization of trauma systems, and more!
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Book information

  • Published: August 2012
  • Imprint: SAUNDERS
  • ISBN: 978-1-4557-4964-5