Topics About 'Trauma'.

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  1. Trauma is a major public health concern with significant impact to patients and providers. Failure to understand and address the impact of traumatic events has detrimental effects on health and well-being. In the United States, nearly 90% of adults h...
  2. I have been offered a position at a level 3 trauma center 30 minutes away. I've also been offered a position at a level 1 Trauma Center 1 hour away, which is a weekend shift. Which would you choose? If the level 1 Trauma center 1 hour away every week...
  3. Real Life and Death

    Nurses are often viewed as kindhearted lifesavers...angels in scrubs. Still others view us as hard, harsh, impatient and to the point. Well, please allow me to give you just a small glimpse into our world; for its all too real and grossly misundersto...
  4. Joe V

    Keeping Trauma nurses employed

    Check out our Critical Care forums and our Emergency Nursing forums!!
  5. ScrappyED

    The Trauma after the Trauma

    He was able to answer our questions for the first few minutes and it looked like it was going to be a "routine" trauma where we stop the arterial bleed, set the fracture then scan the pt from head to toe to make sure there are no hidden internal trau...
  6. Jessica Kensky and her husband of 7 months, Patrick Downes had both run in the marathon in 2005, before they even knew each other. On this Patriots Day, they were going to be onlookers. They found a spot on Boylston Street near the finish line. ...
  7. An Ordinary Day

    The entrance seemed dull with the light from the building, "and they call this good light," I thought to myself as I looked back once more at the glistening of the sun on the dew-filled grass. Must hurry, can't be late. Morning report was fast for me...
  8. Amidst the havoc created by the pandemic, nurses have been a steady influence for good. Our profession continues to represent caring and compassion, ministering to the sick in difficult circumstances, and doing our best to preserve dignity and respec...