By popular demand, here’s our short (8 minute) humorous video on the basics of the extended FAST exam. Courtesy of Michael Zwank MD from Regions Hospital. From Trauma Education: The Next Generation 2014.
This 10 minute video was developed with prehospital providers in mind, but all trauma professionals may find some tidbits of interest.
Pay no attention to the hideous screenshot, though. I was not trying to look like House.
This short YouTube video shows a day in the ED at the largest and busiest hospital in the world. The hospital is located in South Africa and is massive, with nearly 3000 beds and covering 173 acres. Over 2,000 patients per day are seen at the hospital, and a large number are trauma victims.
How To Apply A Thumb Spica
Here’s some sample content for the upcoming Trauma Education: The Next Generation (TETNG) Conference scheduled for September 4.
Loree Kalliainen MD (plastics/hand) discusses indications and technique for applying a thumb spica.
Read about TETNG at www.tetng.org, and register to see us next month!