Damage control resuscitation. A Thor Network book.

Identification and Treatmentof Life-Threatening Hemorrhage This book provides a comprehensive overview of damage control resuscitation (DCR), an evidence-based approach to the resuscitation of patients with severe life-threatening hemorrhage (LTH). It focuses on both civilian and military applications, as DCR is utilized in civilian trauma situations as well as combat casualty care settings. The book covers • Leggi tutto »

Impossible primary referral to the major trauma center of an integrated trauma system: a case of exsanguinating trauma treated in a Spoke hospital.

Trauma Emerg Care, 2017. Volume 2(3): 2-3 doi: 10.15761/TEC.1000132 Full text. PDF. Figure 1. Intra-operative image of vascular prosthetic bypass repair. Case presentation: we present a case in which massive bleeding by traumatic penetrating injury in zone 1 of the neck made impossible the primary referral to Major Trauma Center for clinical and logistical circumstances. • Leggi tutto »