Special Problems in Trauma and Critical Care

Posted On 2018-01-18 02:14:32

Guest editor:

James S. Gregory, MD,FACS
Geisinger Health System, Pennsylvania, USA

The Special Edition is divided into three general topic areas:
1. Initial Management and Assessment of the Trauma Patient, Novel Surgical Approaches and Invasive Procedures for Unusual/Complex Problems, Interventions in the ICU for complex patients;
2. Initial Management and Assessment of the Trauma Patient;
3. 1. Novel Surgical Approaches and Invasive Procedures for Unusual/Complex Problems.


Special problems in trauma and surgical critical care


Review Article

Trauma care in China: A Systematic Review

Zhongheng Zhang1, Yucai Hong1, James S. Gregory2


Surgical Interventions for Severe Traumatic Brain Injury

Reginald Fong, Sanjay Konakondla, Clemens M. Schirmer, Michel Lacroix


Novel use of Interventional Radiology in Trauma

Sunil Jeph, Saif Ahmed, Ruchika Dua Bhatt, Luis L. Nadal, Ashok Bhanushali


Integration of Bedside Ultrasound into the ICU – A Review of Indications, Techniques and Interventions

Nathaniel Balmert, Jairo Espinosa, Mohamed-Omar Arafeh, Joseph Costello, Stephanie Markle


Assessment of the Pediatric Trauma Patient: Differences in Approach

Alfred P. Kennedy, Ronald J. Scorpio, Christopher P. Coppola


Sedation of the trauma patient in the ICU

Anna Joseph


Interventional and operative procedures in complex and poly-trauma

Benjamin N. Cragun, Eunice L. Chung, Allan S. Philp


ATLS and Trauma Team Training in the Netherlands

Walter Henny


Management of severe respiratory failure in complex trauma patients

Matthew R. Noorbakhsh, Isaac R. Kriley


Management of severe chest wall trauma

Noelle Nugent Saillant, Vicki Sein


Lower extremity traumatic amputations—brief review of reconstruction, wound and soft tissue management, alternatives to conventional practice

Christian W. Ertl


More are coming......