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Trauma
Volume One
Emergency Resuscitation, Perioperative Anesthesia, Surgical Management
edited by William C. Wilson

Offering practical guidelines for trauma team performance, the resuscitation suite, and emergency surgery situations, Trauma Volume 1: Emergency Resuscitation, Perioperative Anesthesia, Surgical Management:

  • addresses the fundamental importance of airway management and provides trauma-specific scenarios and algorithms for commonly encountered trauma airway situations.
  • surveys the most frequently applied methodologies of trauma scoring and reviews the most commonly utilized triage protocols and transport systems used in the United States and around the world.
  • covers diagnostic imaging modalities crucial to the management of the trauma patient.
  • leads readers through critical procedures for preoperative evaluation, patient monitoring, anesthesia and surgical considerations for injuries occurring to specific areas of the body.
  • outlines treatment of a variety of trauma-associated ailments including poisoning, envenomation, near drowning, and patients affected by chemical, biological, and radiological/nuclear agents

Contents

Resuscitation

  1. History of Trauma
  2. Mechanisms and Epidemiology of Trauma
  3. Prehospital Care
  4. Trauma Scoring and Triage
  5. Resuscitation Suite and OR Readiness
  6. Trauma Team Performance
  7. Transport of the Trauma Patient
  8. Primary Survey: Initial Priorities Resuscitation
  9. Definitive Airway Management
  10. Intravenous Access Considerations
  11. Fluid Resuscitation Strategy
  12. Initial Assessment of Circulation and Prevention of Shock
  13. Resuscitative Thoracotomy
  14. Secondary Survey: Comprehensive Trauma Evaluation
  15. Cervical Spine: Initial Evaluation and Management of Known/Suspected Injury
  16. Diagnostic Imaging for Trauma

Perioperative Anesthesia and Surgical Management

  1. Preoperative Evaluation, Preparation, and Monitoring
  2. Ongoing Resuscitation Endpoints and Strategies
  3. GA Induction and Maintenance for Trauma
  4. Regional Anesthesia for Trauma
  5. Damage Control
  6. Maxillofacial Injuries
  7. Head Trauma
  8. Penetrating Neck Trauma
  9. Cardio-Thoracic Trauma
  10. Cervical and Thoracic Vertebral Spine Trauma
  11. Abdominal Trauma
  12. Pelvic Trauma
  13. Extremity Trauma
  14. Alcohol and Drug Intoxication in Trauma
  15. Poisoning, and Toxic Exposure
  16. Bites, Stings and Envenomation
  17. Anaphylaxis and Allergy in Trauma
  18. Burn Injuries
  19. Near Drowning
  20. Pediatric Trauma
  21. Geriatric Trauma
  22. Obstetric Trauma
  23. Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD): Chemical, Biological, and Radiation War Agents
  24. Hypothermia and Heat Related Illness
  25. Pitfalls in Management of the Trauma Patient
  26. Tertiary Survey of the Trauma Patient

Index

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Trauma
Volume One
Emergency Resuscitation, Perioperative Anesthesia,
Surgical Management
edited by William C. Wilson

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