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TRAUMA Grand Rounds: Pediatric Trauma
September 12, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm PDTFree
presented by Andrew S. McCague, DO
Approximately 35% of significant injuries occur as the result of accidents in the very environment that should be the most sheltering and nurturing to children. Most pediatric trauma occurs as a result of blunt trauma, with penetrating injury accounting for 10-20% of all pediatric trauma admissions at most centers. We will review basic approaches to pediatric trauma including case presentations and literature review. We will review NMC policies regarding pediatric trauma activations.
- Employ Best Practices in the pediatric trauma
- Review the nuances in pediatric trauma
- Examine the roles of providers involved with pediatric trauma care
- Restate NMC policies on pediatric trauma