Developed for the International Association for Trauma Surgery and Intensive Care (IATSIC), the Manual of Definitive Surgical Trauma Care 5e is ideal for training all surgeons who encounter major surgical trauma on an infrequent basis.
This new edition includes both an e-version, and also a microSD card containing over 20 operative videos. The increasing role of non-operative management (NOM) has been recognised, and the Military Module is substantially updated to reflect recent conflict experience. An expanded section highlights trauma management under austere conditions.Written by faculty who teach the DSTC Course, this definitive and well established book focuses on life-saving surgical techniques to use in challenging and unfamiliar incidents of trauma.
TABLE OF CONTENTS
part 1|26 pages
Trauma system and communication principles
part 2|52 pages
Physiology and the body's response to trauma
part 3|178 pages
Anatomical and organ system injury
part 4|18 pages
Modern therapeutic and diagnostic technology
part 5|71 pages
Specialised aspects of total trauma care