John J Osborn (1917 – 2014) was an American intensivist, pediatrician and inventor. Eponym: ‘current of injury’ Osborn wave – 1953
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Bears are big and dangerous. Certainly, they don’t typically go out looking for people, but people continue to go further into bear habitats, increasing the chances of injury. This paper in the journal Injury describes bear attack patients who presented to a tertiary center in Kashmir and injury patterns they sustained. They made sure to […]
A Q&A approach to the initial assessment and management of major trauma in the emergency department.
It’s Friday. Boggle your brain with FFFF challenge and some old fashioned medical trivia. Funtabulously Frivolous Friday Five 252
There’s been a nasty car crash with a death at the scene. Are you ready to deal with the survivor? A Q&A approach to trauma teams, preparation and the big picture.