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Advanced Assessment and Treatment of Trauma

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    ISBN: 9780763751319
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    ISBN: 9780763751319

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS)

New trauma life support course recognized by the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons!

Assessment and Treatment of Trauma (ATT) presents the state-of-the-art prehospital trauma assessment and management. Based on the most current medical information and best practices, this concise and highly interactive continuing education course covers the critical knowledge and skills necessary to rapidly evaluate, stabilize, and transport the trauma patient.

The ATT textbook is designed to give prehospital providers the tools to effectively assess and treat trauma patients. ATT motivates and engages the student. It encourages solution-driven thinking through:
  • Pictorial case studies
  • Controversy essays
  • Procedure
Features & Benefits
  • Dynamic and Interactive: Hands-on skills stations, live-action video, and small group scenarios in a flexible structure allow instructors to offer the most dynamic trauma course on the market.
  • Easy to Teach: No administrative hurdles or complicated record-keeping is required.
Table of Contents
Chapter  1  Mechanism of Trauma
Chapter  2  Patient Assessment
Chapter  3  Airway and Ventilation
Chapter  4  Shock and Fluid Replacement
Chapter  5  Head and Neck Trauma
Chapter  6  Torso Trauma
Chapter  7  Musculoskeletal and Extremity Trauma
Chapter  8  Burn Trauma
Chapter  9  Environmental Trauma
Chapter  10  Special Populations
Chapter  11  Medical and Legal Issues
Chapter  12  Mass Casualty Incidents, Trauma Center Triage, and Trauma Systems
Chapter  13  Secondary Transport Issues

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