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!
This is an 8 minute tutorial on the extended FAST exam (eFAST). Nice visualizations on an enthusiastic medical student. This was originally presented at Trauma Education: The Next Generation in September 2013.
Here’s a quick and dirty video on how to use a needle (a really big one) to decompress the chest. Piece of cake!
Quick Video: Managing Face And Lip Lacerations
Here’s a quick, 7 minute video with some practical tips on managing facial and oral lacerations from Loree Kalliainen MD, one of our plastic surgeons. This curbside consult was broadcast at our Trauma Education: The Next Generation conference in September 2013.
TETNG Video Week: Burn Size Estimation
Here’s David Ahrenholz MD, our Burn Center Director and incoming president of the American Burn Association, giving some very practical tips on estimating the size of a burn. Don’t be “that guy” who wildly overestimates the size before transferring your patient! Only 5 minutes long!