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Abdominal trauma 

Abdominal trauma
Abdominal trauma

Aneel Bhangu

, Caroline Lee

, and Keith Porter

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date: 10 December 2018

Assessment of abdominal injury 86

Investigation of abdominal injury 88

Blunt abdominal trauma 90

Blast injury 91

Penetrating abdominal injury 92

The abdomen is one of the five sites of life-threatening haemorrhage in the trauma patient and should be assessed as part of the circulatory assessment in the primary survey....

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