The Physician Assistant  Trauma and Point of Wounding Care

The Physician Assistant Trauma and Point of Wounding Care

OVERVIEW: The Army offers well qualified officers, warrant officers, enlisted soldiers, and ROTC Cadets an incredible educational opportunity to become a Physician Assistant (PA) through the Interservice Physician Assistant Program (IPAP) located at the AMEDD Center & School, Fort Sam Houston, Texas. The Army trains approximately 150 soldiers a year alongside candidates from the Air […]

The Tao of Trauma

The Tao of Trauma

Explains trauma using a combination of the Five Elements (from Traditional Chinese Medicine) and a touch perspective; for practitioners of a variety of modalities, including acupuncturists, somatic therapists, massage therapists, and mental health providers. Combining Eastern and Western trauma physiology, clinician-educators Alaine Duncan and Kathy Kain introduce a new map for acupuncturists, medical practitioners, mental […]

Rich Trauma Vascular

Rich Trauma Vascular

Publicada em associação com a Society for Vascular Surgery (SVS), esta mais nova edição de Rich Trauma Vascular teve a contribuição de especialistas civis e militares de todo o mundo que se uniram para oferecer uma cobertura abrangente e atualizada do manejo da lesão vascular. Padrões anatômicos de trauma vascular, incluindo lesão cervical, do tronco […]

Postinjury Employment As a Surrogate for Functional Outcomes: A Quality Indicator for Trauma Systems (Report)

Postinjury Employment As a Surrogate for Functional Outcomes: A Quality Indicator for Trauma Systems (Report)

Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is a leading cause of death and disability in trauma patients, with approximately 2% of the US population (5.3 million) living with TBI-related functional deficits (1). So far, trauma centers have focused on risk-adjusted survival rates as a measure of their performance (2). Recently, there has been an increasing interest in […]

Spine and Spinal Cord Trauma

Spine and Spinal Cord Trauma

Representing the collective efforts of a multinational, multidisciplinary panel of spine and spinal cord trauma masters, this beautifully illustrated evidence-based textbook does more than provide multiple treatment options — it offers unique access to insights from recognized spine experts and a thoughtful yet practical review of the most relevant literature and clinical evidence available in […]