Resources: Diagnosis and Management of Maxillofacial Injuries – gives good reminder of management principles of common facial fractures Airway in Facial Trauma – from LITFL Case Report on “Maxillofacial bleeding – Foley catheter control” The Le Fort Fracture Classification:
Here is Amy’s talk on male genital trauma. Here is a great post by Chris Nickson on Genitourinary Injuries from LITFL Renal Injury Classification:
Here is Nola’s talk on the management of spinal trauma.
Here is Richie’s talk on assessment of the injured hand/forearm….(Rich, I still want my chocolate frog!) Here are some other related posts: “Traumatic Hand Injuries” from LITFL by Kane Guthrie “Hand Injuries” given previously at CME at SCGH ED by Nathan Stewart (Plastics) Some useful images showing hand anatomy:
Here is Mark’s talk on emergency department resuscitative thoracotomy. Resources: Here is a good summary from LITFL titled “ED Thoracotomy: Is it Just the First Part of the Autopsy?” by Kane Guthrie Hunt PA, Greaves I, Owens WA. Emergency thoracotomy in thoracic trauma-a review. Injury. 2006 Jan;37(1):1-19. is a great review article on the subject Here […]