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March Trauma MedEd Newsletter Released

The Marchnewsletter is now available! Click the image below or the link at the bottom to download. This month’s topic is “The Elderly”.

In this issue you’ll find articles on:

  • How we take care of our elders
  • Thoughts on geriatric trauma
  • Elderly trauma and the frailty index
  • The medical orthopedic service
  • Consequences of elderly falls
  • Effects of an in-hospital falls prevention program

Subscribers received the newsletter last week. If you want to subscribe to get early delivery in the future (and download back issues), click here.

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Trauma MedEd Newsletter Released To Subscribers Tonight!

The March Trauma MedEd Newsletter will be released to subscribers tonight. This month’s theme is “the elderly.” Articles include:

  • How we take care of our elders
  • Falls, falls, and more falls
  • The need for a medical orthopedic service
  • And some philosophy on geriatric trauma

Anyone on the subscriber list as of noon (CST) today will receive it tonight. I’ll release it to everyone else next Monday via the blog. So sign up for early delivery now by clicking here!

Pick up back issues here!

February Trauma MedEd Newsletter Released

The February newsletter is now available! Click the image below or the link at the bottom to download. This month’s topic is “Tips & Tricks”.

In this issue you’ll find articles on:

  • Bowel sounds, or just plain BS?
  • Tired of waiting for the ambulance to arrive?
  • But the radiologist made me do it!
  • What is a wide mediastinum anyway?
  • To probe or not to probe: penetrating wounds
  • Don’t get lateral view chest x-rays to diagnose pneumothorax

Subscribers received the newsletter first last weekend. If you want to subscribe (and download back issues), click here.

Click here to download the current issue.

February Newsletter Released To Subscribers This Weekend!

The February Trauma MedEd Newsletter will be released to subscribers over the weekend. This month’s theme is “tips and tricks.” Articles include:

  • What exactly is a wide mediastinum?
  • Bowel sounds, or just BS?
  • Predicting ambulance arrival time
  • Do you really need to do what the radiologist says?
  • And more!

Anyone on the subscriber list as of 8 PM (CST) Saturday will receive it on Sunday. I’ll release it to everyone else next Friday via the blog. So sign up for early delivery now by clicking here!

Pick up back issues here!

January Newsletter Released To Subscribers Tonight!

The JanuaryTrauma MedEd Newsletter will be released to subscribers tonight. I’ll be covering shock. Articles include:

  • Thoughts on trauma patient stability
  • Does initial hematocrit predict shock?
  • Not all plasma is created equal
  • Can I take a hypotensive patient to CT?
  • Pelvic fractures: OR vs angio in the unstable patient

Anyone on the subscriber list as of 8 PM (CST) will receive it tonight, February 4. I’ll release it to everyone else next Monday via the blog. So sign up for early delivery now by clicking here!

Pick up back issues here!