Here's a unified evidence-based approach to problems encountered in trauma and critical care surgical situations. Comprehensive and concise, it is ideal for a quick overview before entering the operating room or ICU, or as a review for board certification or recertification.
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By Juan A. Asensio, MD, FACS, FCCM, Professor of Surgery, Director, Trauma Clinical Research, Training and Community Affairs; Director, Trauma Surgery and Surgical Critical Care Fellowship; Director International Visiting Scholars/ Research Fellowship, Division of Trauma Surgery and Surgical Critical Care, Dewitt Daughtry Family Department of Surgery; Medical Director For Education and Training, International Medicine Institute, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Ryder Trauma Center, Miami, FL; and Donald D. Trunkey, MD, FACS, Professor, Department of Surgery, Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland, OR
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