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October Trauma MedEd Newsletter Released

The October newsletter is now available! Click the image below or the link at the bottom to download. This month’s topic is “Inside Stuff”.

In this issue you’ll find articles on:

  • Retained foreign objects after penetrating injury
  • A cool way to remove embedded foreign objects
  • Can lead poisoning occur after a gunshot?
  • Orthopedic hardware and TSA metal detectors
  • Technology: the Vein Viewer
  • Using a 3D printer to plan orthopedic surgery

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.

September Newsletter Released To Subscribers This Weekend!

The September Trauma MedEd Newsletter will be released to subscribers over the weekend. I’ll be covering chest trauma. Articles include:

  • Finger vs needle thoracostomy
  • Chest tube air leaks and how to manage them
  • Pneumothorax in children
  • And more!

Anyone on the subscriber list as of 8PM Saturday (CST) will receive it on Sunday, October 5. I’ll release it to everyone else next week via the blog. So sign up for early delivery now by clicking here!

Pick up back issues here!

August Newsletter Released To Subscribers This Weekend!

The August Trauma MedEd Newsletter will be released to subscribers over the weekend. I’ll be covering a potpourri of topics. Articles include:

  • Don’t ignore the naughty bits!
  • Cool device: Instant hemoglobin monitor
  • Do you really need to put chest tubes to water seal?
  • What to do: Small hospital, unstable patient
  • And more!

Anyone on the subscriber list as of 8PM Saturday (CST) will receive it on Sunday,August 31. 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!

February Trauma MedEd Newsletter is Available!

The February newsletter is now available! Click the image below or the link at the bottom to download. This month’s topic is Interesting Stuff.

In this issue you’ll find articles on:

  • For nurses: when is trauma drain output too bloody?
  • Do trauma surgeons really get sued more often?
  • Return to work after severe trauma
  • Drug use in trauma
  • Spine immobilization for penetrating trauma???
  • A PTSD screening tool

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

Download the newsletter here!

The January newsletter is now available! Yes, it’s a little late due to my travel schedule. Click the image below or the link at the bottom to download. This month’s topic is Pediatric Trauma. 

In this issue you’ll find articles on:

  • Pediatric ATV injuries
  • DVT in children
  • Identifying sick pediatric trauma patients early
  • Pneumothorax in kids
  • Pediatric pneumomediastinum

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

Download the newsletter here!