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Trauma and orthopaedics 

Trauma and orthopaedics
Trauma and orthopaedics

Athanasios Kalantzis

and Crispian Scully

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date: 22 September 2017

The ATLS principle - Airway and breathing - Tracheostomy: procedure - Tracheostomy: care - Circulation and haemorrhage control - Head injuries - Other important injuries (secondary survey) - General principles of orthopaedic management - Cervical spine injuries - Other spinal injuries - Pelvic injuries - Lower limb injuries - Upper limb injuries - Complications of fractures - Facial lacerations - Suturing facial lacerations - Challenging wounds - Burns - Wound infection - Maxillofacial fractures - Malar (zygomatic) fractures - Mandibular fractures - Mid-facial fractures - Postoperative care of facial fractures - Jaw dislocation - Traumatized teeth - Non-accidental injury (NAI)

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