1st Edition

Get Through Trauma Examinations





ISBN 9781444176629
Published February 24, 2014 by CRC Press
96 Pages

USD $46.95

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Book Description

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
Shock
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

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Author(s)

Biography

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