Advanced Assessment and Treatment of Trauma available in Paperback
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 the core of the ATT Course and is designed to give ALS-level 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
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 Issue s Chapter 12 Mass Casualty Incidents, Trauma Center Triage, and Trauma Systems Chapter 13 Secondary Transport Issue s