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Introduction. Preparation. • Prehospital Phase. • Hospital Phase. Triage. • Multiple Casualties. • Mass Casualties. Primary Survey. • Special Populations. Series. ATLS®. University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry. Kessler Trauma Center &. American College of Surgeons Committee on Trauma. Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery: May - Volume 74 - Issue 5 - p The Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS) course was introduced in
Obtain AP and oblique films with bladder distended to identify intraperitoneal injury. Trauma is a consequence of harmful behavior that is planned or unplanned. Clipping is a handy way to collect important slides you want to go back to later. Show related SlideShares at end. Start on.
Hold penis at oblique angle and shoot film. If extravasation is seen, consider urology consultation for suprapubic cystostomy. If no extravasation, perform cystography.
Cystogram may be performed by CT to define bladder injury Insert bladder catheter. Obtain AP and oblique films with bladder distended to identify intraperitoneal injury.
Obtain post-drainage films to identify extraperitoneal bladder rupture.
Assess pulses before and after reduction and splinting. As contaminated or dirty wound, needs treatment with intravenous antibiotics Operative intervention within 6 hours improves outcome.
Continuous monitoring of vital signs and organ perfusion Urinary output ABG pH, lactate, base deficit Pulse oximetry End-tidal carbon dioxide Mentation Skin color, temperature, and capillary refill Assess for adequate analgesia and comfort.
Short-acting narcotics administered IV Benzodiazepines for non-hypoxic anxiety Collect all clinical and radiological data to catalog all injuries. Failure to obtain airway Perseverance on unobtainable orotracheal intubation without movement to surgical airway Failure to diagnose and treat tension pneumothorax with needle decompression Failure to stop the bleeding both external and internal Missed intraperitoneal source of bleeding most commonly the spleen Use of hypotonic resuscitative fluids in traumatic brain injury Failure to maintain normothermia Failure to reassess clinical status of patient Obtaining CT scans in unstable patients Missed extremity fractures most commonly hands and feet Failure to perform tertiary exam after stabilization Inadequate transfer policies in place.
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