Crash Trauma Management

Scott P. Sherry, Emily A. Plews

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Abstract

Trauma remains a burdensome and devastating disease process accounting for significant morbidity and disability. Injury prevention and trauma systems contribute to reduction in mortality and morbidity through organization and effective echelons of care. A system-based approach to the assessment and management of patients who are injured is important in ensuring that life-threatening injuries are rapidly identified and managed appropriately.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)463-475
Number of pages13
JournalPhysician Assistant Clinics
Volume4
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - Apr 2019

Keywords

  • Advanced trauma life support
  • APP
  • PA
  • Prevention
  • Primary survey
  • Secondary survey
  • Trauma
  • Trauma systems

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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