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BMJ Trauma Surgery

There are sparse clinical data addressing the persistence of disordered coagulation in sepsis and its role in chronic critical illness. Coagulopath...

BMJ Trauma Surgery

Background During the past several decades, the American College of Surgeons has led efforts to standardize trauma care through their trauma center...

BMJ Trauma Surgery

Background Thoracoabdominal trauma presents a diagnostic challenge for the emergency physician. The introduction of bedside ultrasonography (USG) p...

BMJ Trauma Surgery

Introduction Providing up-to-date, universally accessible care guidelines and education within a quaternary care center is challenging. At our inst...

BMJ Trauma Surgery

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BMJ Trauma Surgery

Background Trauma patients with penetrating vascular injuries have a higher rate of venous thromboembolism (VTE). The objective of this study was t...

BMJ Trauma Surgery

The patient is presented to the emergency department following the acute onset of abdominal pain, nausea and a painful mass in the right groin. Thi...

BMJ Trauma Surgery

Background Patients with rib fractures require analgesia, oxygen supplementation and physiotherapy. This combination has been shown to reduce morbi...

BMJ Trauma Surgery

Background Pancreatic pseudocysts may develop after high-grade pancreatic injuries in children. Many resolve without intervention, and the manageme...

BMJ Trauma Surgery

Background Surveillance of ventilator-associated events (VAEs) as defined by the National Healthcare Safety Network (NHSN) is performed at many US ...

BMJ Trauma Surgery

A 38-year-old man presented to the trauma center with a close-range oblique shotgun wound to the manubrium sterni, right anterior neck, and right s...

BMJ Trauma Surgery

Background Patients with mild traumatic brain injury (TBI) will receive a brain CT scan based on risk of injury. A previous study established a sco...