Trauma vs. ER - page 2
Good morning,good afternoon, good evening, Excuse my ignorance. Can someone tell me the difference between trauma and ER--how are they different, what goes on in trauma and ER? When we have serious health problems we go straight... Read More
- 0Mar 28 by NurseOnAMotorcycleOk I have to clarify here. Traumas can be minor or major. A thumb whacked with a hammer is still trauma.
Medical PTs can also be major or minor. A cough vs stage 4 lung cx with a raging fever.
Trauma simply means damage done to the body from outside vs from internal reasons.
- 0Mar 30 by Pixie.RN Asst. AdminQuote from weatherckGet to a Trauma Nursing Core Course (TNCC) class, if you haven't done that already. It's a great foundation for anyone dealing with trauma patients. ENPC/TNCCI am making a lateral move from a non-trauma to a trauma ER. Any advice on what I should be studying up on before I start orientation.