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Trauma

Catherine Spoors and Kevin Kiff

in Training in Anaesthesia

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print March 2010 | ISBN: 9780199227266
Published online November 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780191753176 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199227266.003.0023

Series: Oxford Speciality Training

Trauma

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Trauma: an overview - The primary survey: airway and breathing - Life-threatening chest injuries in the primary survey - Other important injuries occurring in the chest - Circulation and control of haemorrhage - Primary survey: disability and exposure - The AMPLE history and secondary survey - Special groups in trauma care

Chapter.  10022 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Anaesthetics

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