Category Medical Specialty
Trauma Tribulation 340 256

Trauma! Spinal Injury

A Q&A approach to traumatic spinal injury that provides an overview focusing on the initial assessment and management in the emergency department.
Trauma Tribulation 340 256

Trauma! Are you prepared?

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.
Trauma Tribulation 340 256

Adding insult to injury?

Make sure you know the role of the digital rectal examination in the assessment of trauma patients... You don't want to add insult to injury!

Lover not a fighter

A distinctly uncommunicative man says he injured his hand in a fall. What is the diagnosis, the mechanism and how will you treat the injury?
Trauma Tribulation 340 256

Microwave Meltdown

An ambulance crew have radioed through to the emergency department. They are en route with a patient who has sustained a 'microwave injury'…
EBM Gone Wild Mountain 340

Lightning Injuries

An expert panel from last year's Wilderness Medical Society Annual Meeting have produced Guidelines for the Treatment and Prevention of Lightning Injuries
Trauma Tribulation 340 256

Hot lips

Your next patient is a 2 year-old girl who has sustained a burn.... to her mouth. See if you know your stuff in this case-based Q&A post.