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Executive Health Management

Orthopaedic Trauma Association (OTA) 2018 Annual Meeting

2018 17 Oct

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Executive Health Management

British Orthopaedic Association (BOA) Annual Congress 2018

2018 25 Sep

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ICU Management

Is pre-hospital coagulation management in trauma feasible?

2018 01 Jun

Coagulation management remains a formidable challenge in severely bleeding trauma patients. A strong rationale suggests starting treatment of trauma-induced coagulopathy in the pre-hospital phase. The burden of trauma is increasing worldwide, particularly in less well-resourced nations. There are an estimated 5 million deaths per year, more... Read more

ICU Management

41st Annual Conference on SHOCK

2018 09 Jun

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IMAGING Management

Improving the efficiency and safety of regional anaesthesia with point-of-care ultrasound

2017 27 Sep

Dr Jim Corcoran carries out an ultrasound scan using the SonoSite instrument Ultrasound guidance is proving invaluable for the regional neurosurgical centre at the Salford Royal Hospital, helping to improve safety, save time and enhance the patient experience. Jim Corcoran, consultant neuroanaesthetist and clinical director for perioperative... Read more

IMAGING Management

Key Reasons for Repeated CT in Trauma Transfers

2017 24 Jan

Trauma patients often undergo repeated CT scans when being initially examined in another hospital and then are being transferred to a trauma centre, according to a Swiss study published in European Journal of Radiology. Problems with the CT image data transfer were identified as the main reason for CT repetition. See Also : CT for Atraumatic Headache... Read more