Tag: trauma

Innovative surgical simulator is a significant advance in training trauma teams

Simulators have long been used for training surgeons and surgical teams, but traditional simulator platforms typically have a built-in limitation: they often simulate one...

Study indicates increasing vascular surgeon involvement in trauma cases

Fifteen years’ worth of data from a major US trauma centre suggest that the involvement of vascular surgeons in trauma management has increased over...

From frontline to ward: Lessons in trauma from the “War on...

Conflict has forever been a catalyst for medical advances. In the 20th century, for example, two World Wars and innumerable smaller civil and interstate...

Responding to terror: Damage control strategies during the 2015 Paris attacks

On the night of 13 November 2015, bombing and shooting attacks in Paris, France, killed 130 people and wounded another 352. The attacks—targeting a...