Skip header and navigation

3 records – page 1 of 1.

Current therapy of trauma and surgical critical care

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat50584
Asensio, Juan. (2nd ed.) --Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier , 2016.
Available Online
View e-Book
Location
Online
Available Online
View e-Book
Author
Asensio, Juan
Edition
2nd ed.
Place of Publication
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Elsevier
Date of Publication
2016
ISBN
9780323079808
Subjects (MeSH)
Wounds and Injuries - therapy
Critical Care - methods
Emergency Medical Services - organization & administration
Emergency Treatment - methods
Surgical Procedures, Operative - methods
Trauma Centers - organization & administration
Notes
Access to this online resource is restricted to IWK Health Centre employees working from inside the hospital network.
Format
e-Book
Location
Online
Less detail

Guidelines for essential trauma care

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat34180
World Health Organization, International Society of Surgery, International Association for the Surgery of Trauma and Surgical Intensive Care. --Geneva, Switzerland: World Health Organization , 2004.
Available Online
View e-Book
Location
Online
Available Online
View e-Book
Corporate Author
World Health Organization
International Society of Surgery
International Association for the Surgery of Trauma and Surgical Intensive Care
Place of Publication
Geneva, Switzerland
Publisher
World Health Organization
Date of Publication
2004
Physical Description
93 p.
ISBN
9241546409
Subjects (MeSH)
Emergency Medical Services - organization & administration
Trauma Centers - organization & administration
Emergency Treatment - standards
Traumatology - standards
Wounds and Injuries - therapy
Format
e-Book
Location
Online
Loan Period
2 weeks
Less detail

Trauma Centers : A Quick Guide

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat44831
Jeffrey S. Young. --Cham: Springer , c2020.
Available Online
View e-Book
Location
Online
This book is a quick guide to the key components of trauma center administration, management, and patient care. This book provides essential information for hospitals working toward trauma center designation, and for established trauma centers who want to improve their performance. This book provides trauma center personnel with a comprehensive overview of trauma center administrative structure, basic clinical operations, performance improvement and site visit preparation and examines the most …
Available Online
View e-Book
Author
Young, Jeffrey S.
Responsibility
Jeffrey S. Young
Place of Publication
Cham
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
c2020
Physical Description
1 online resource (xxi, 222 p.) : 1 illus. in color
ISBN
9783030346072
9783030346065 (Print ed.)
9783030346089 (Print ed.)
Subjects (MeSH)
Trauma Centers - organization & administration
Trauma Centers - standards
Specialty
Emergency Medicine
Health Services Administration
Traumatology
Abstract
This book is a quick guide to the key components of trauma center administration, management, and patient care. This book provides essential information for hospitals working toward trauma center designation, and for established trauma centers who want to improve their performance. This book provides trauma center personnel with a comprehensive overview of trauma center administrative structure, basic clinical operations, performance improvement and site visit preparation and examines the most common critical injuries seen by trauma centers to demonstrate how a properly functioning center addresses multiple priorities in critically ill patients. This book provides critical information for hospitals looking toward becoming a trauma center and established trauma centers that wants to improve their performance.
Contents
Part I. Structure -- 1. What Is a Trauma Center? -- 2. Key Components of a Trauma Center -- 3. Areas of Focus -- 4. Trauma Center Organizational Structure -- Part II. Trauma Center Operations -- 5. Activation Process -- 6. First 5 Minutes -- 7. Second Diagnostic Phase: First 30 Minutes -- 8. First 8 Hours -- Part III. Performance Improvement -- 9. Structure -- 10. What Is the Purpose of PI? -- 11. Event Analysis -- 12. Regulatory Requirements -- 13. The Performance Improvement Process -- 14. Mortality Review and the Multidisciplinary Performance Improvement Meeting -- 15. Benchmarking and Optimization -- 16. Putting It Together: Carrying Out Focused Improvement -- Part IV. The Site Visit Process -- 17. The Basics of State and ACS Site Visits -- 18. Preparing for the Visit -- 19. Dealing with the Site Visit Findings.
Format
e-Book
Location
Online
Less detail