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Get Through Trauma Examinations

1st Edition

By Saran Shantikumar, Andrew Paul Monk, James Wigley

CRC Press

96 pages

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Providing over 150 single best answer questions, this comprehensive question and answer guide provides candidates with the practice material necessary to successfully pass trauma examinations such as the ATLS or EMST.

• The only SBA practice question title specifically for trauma examination revision

• Detailed answer explanations ensure thorough understanding of trauma procedures

• Written by a team of knowledgeable authors in trauma and surgery who all have first-hand experience of trauma examinations

Get Through Trauma Examinations is essential reading and revision material for postgraduate candidates preparing for these specialist courses and exams, as well as nurses, doctors, and other healthcare workers using these practices on a daily basis.

Table of Contents

Initial Assessment and Management

Airway and Ventilatory Management


Thoracic Trauma

Abdominal and Pelvic Trauma

Head Trauma

Spine and Spinal Cord Trauma

Musculoskeletal Trauma

Thermal Injuries

Paediatric Trauma

Geriatric Trauma

Trauma in Women

Transfer to Definitive Care

Skills Stations

About the Authors

James Wigley,MBBS, BSc, MRCS, AFHEA, University Hospital Southampton, UK

Saran Shantikumar, MRCS, British Heart Foundation Fellow, Bristol Heart Institute, UK

Andrew Paul Monk, MRCS, Trauma and Orthopaedic ST4, Oxford, UK

Stuart Blagg, FRCS, Consultant Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon, Wycombe Hospital, Buckinghamshire, UK

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MEDICAL / General
MEDICAL / Emergency Medicine
MEDICAL / Surgery / General