By LD Britt MD, Andrew Peitzman MD, Phillip Barie MD, Gregory Jurkovich MD
Relying primarily on evidence-based content material instead of thought, all the sixty four chapters during this e-book highlights innovative advances within the box and underscores state of the art administration paradigms.
The overarching precept of acute care surgical procedure is early and expedient medical/surgical intervention and this booklet bargains the reference fabric each trauma, severe care, and emergency room health care professional must convey on that principle.
• Editors and individuals are famous leaders of their respective parts of interest
• remarkable controversies are mentioned intimately and infrequently observed by way of data-driven resolutions
• Over four hundred illustrations
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Improved success in nonoperative management of blunt splenic injuries: embolization of splenic artery pseudoaneurysms. J Trauma. 1998;44(6):p. 1008-1013: discussion 1013-1015. 53. Zarzaur BL, et al. The real risk of splenectomy after discharge home following nonoperative management of blunt splenic injury. J Trauma. 2009;66(6):1531-1536; discussion 1536-1538. 54. Savage SA, et al. The evolution of blunt splenic injury: resolution and progression. J Trauma. 2008;64(4):1085-1091; discussion 1091-1092.
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As poignantly stated by Tom Cogbill in the editorial entitled “Eraritjaritjaka,” “I had no thought of choosing surgery as a career until the third year surgery rotation at the Denver General Hospital. In less than a day I felt as if I had been thrown into a busy field hospital on the edge of some unknown battlefield. The Knife and Gun Club lived up to its reputation night after night. ” Indeed, by 1990, a number of critical events radically changed the scope of practice for trauma surgery, but perhaps none so subtly yet dramatically as the progressive reduction in operative procedures and marked increased responsibility for nonoperative care of the injured patient; these became synonymous with a disenfranchisement of the specialty as a viable surgical career.
Acute Care Surgery by LD Britt MD, Andrew Peitzman MD, Phillip Barie MD, Gregory Jurkovich MD