Ready For Cold-Related Injuries?
It’s getting to be that time of year again. I don’t know about your place, but it gets pretty cold in Minnesota. We like to review what we know about cold injuries about this time of year so everyone can be on top of their game when the first one rolls through the door.
This is a video from one of our regular trauma conferences. It is being presented by David Ahrenholz MD, from the Regions Hospital Burn Unit. He is the president-elect of the American Burn Association, and always does a nice job reviewing state of the art thinking in this area.
- Rapid, non-invasive warming in the Hubbard tank
- Warm water immersion policy
- History: first human use of CAVR for rewarming in trauma