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2020 Trauma Symposium Current Trends in Trauma Care: More Conference Topics

October 23, 2020

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The Pediatric Trauma Balancing Act: Maximizing Patient Outcome and Efficiency While Minimizing Risk and Cost

The Pediatric Trauma Balancing Act: Maximizing Patient Outcome and  Efficiency While Minimizing Risk and Cost
• Be knowledgeable of patterns of injury in pediatric trauma patients
• Outline imaging guidelines to minimize radiation risk, but still achieve great outcome
• Discuss the role of labs in pediatric trauma care


Pediatric Emergency Medicine Disaster Simulation Curriculum: The 5-Minute Trauma Assessment for Pediatric Residents (TRAP-5).

Dickerson-Young T, Keilman A, Yoshida H, Jones M, Cross N, Thomas A.

MedEdPORTAL. 2020 Aug 21;16:10940. doi: 10.15766/mep_2374-8265.10940.

PMID: 32875090 Free PMC article.


Disruption of paediatric orthopaedic hospital services due to the COVID-19 pandemic in a region with minimal COVID-19 illness.

Wong FL, Antoniou G, Williams N, Cundy PJ.

J Child Orthop. 2020 Aug 1;14(4):245-251. doi: 10.1302/1863-2548.14.200140.

PMID: 32874355 Free PMC article.


Understanding the Process of Procedural Sedation for Orthopedic Injuries in the Pediatric Emergency Department.

Vukovic AA, Keiner E, Hanson HR.

J Patient Exp. 2020 Jun;7(3):311-315. doi: 10.1177/2374373519846659. Epub 2019 May 2.

PMID: 32821789 Free PMC article.


The impact of public health interventions on critical illness in the pediatric emergency department during the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic.

Dean P, Zhang Y, Frey M, Shah A, Edmunds K, Boyd S, Schwartz H, Frey T, Stalets E, Schaffzin J, Vukovic AA, Reeves S, Masur T, Kerrey B.

J Am Coll Emerg Physicians Open. 2020 Aug 10:10.1002/emp2.12220. doi: 10.1002/emp2.12220. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 32838393 Free PMC article.


Association between physician-staffed helicopter versus ground emergency medical services and mortality for pediatric trauma patients: A retrospective nationwide cohort study.

Enomoto Y, Tsuchiya A, Tsutsumi Y, Ishigami K, Osone J, Togo M, Yasuda S, Inoue Y.

PLoS One. 2020 Aug 12;15(8):e0237192. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0237192. eCollection 2020.

PMID: 32785294 Free PMC article.


A Blueprint for Pediatric Emergency Resource Reallocation During the COVID-19 Pandemic: An NYC Hospital Experience.

Fraymovich S, Levine DA, Platt SL.

Pediatr Emerg Care. 2020 Sep;36(9):452-454. doi: 10.1097/PEC.0000000000002203.

PMID: 32732779 Free PMC article.


Paediatric traffic accidents - current epidemiological trends at a finnish university hospital.

Nurmi M, Järvelä S, Mattila VM, Luoto TM, Pauniaho SL.

Injury. 2020 Jul 15:S0020-1383(20)30612-4. doi: 10.1016/j.injury.2020.07.030. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 32732119


Improving Throughput for Mid-acuity Patients in the Pediatric Emergency Department.

Payne AS, Brown KM, Berkowitz D, Pettinichi J, Schultz TR, Thomas A, Chamberlain JM, Morrison SN.

Pediatr Qual Saf. 2020 May 26;5(3):e302. doi: 10.1097/pq9.0000000000000302. eCollection 2020 May-Jun.

PMID: 32656469 Free PMC article.


Paediatric trauma aetiology, severity and outcome.

Albin CB, Feema R, Aparna L, Darpanarayan H, Chandran J, Abhilash KPP.

J Family Med Prim Care. 2020 Mar 26;9(3):1583-1588. doi: 10.4103/jfmpc.jfmpc_1081_19. eCollection 2020 Mar.

PMID: 32509654 Free PMC article.


Clinical guidelines for traumatic brain injuries in children and boys.

Derakhshanfar H, Pourbakhtyaran E, Rahimi S, Sayyah S, Soltantooyeh Z, Karbasian F.

Eur J Transl Myol. 2020 Apr 1;30(1):8613. doi: 10.4081/ejtm.2019.8613. eCollection 2020 Apr 7.

PMID: 32499878 Free PMC article.

Trauma Care during the Global COVID-19 Pandemic

• Learn about the challenges of providing trauma care during the pandemic
• Look at changing patterns of traumatic injury during pandemic


Injuries in the time of COVID-19.

Keays G, Friedman D, Gagnon I.

Health Promot Chronic Dis Prev Can. 2020 Sep 11;40(11-12). doi: 10.24095/hpcdp.40.11/12.02. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 32924925 English, French.


How hand and wrist trauma has changed during covid-19 emergency in Italy: Incidence and distribution of acute injuries. What to learn?

Andrea P, Andrea DC, Maria NA, Chiara S, Sandra P.

J Clin Orthop Trauma. 2020 Sep 9. doi: 10.1016/j.jcot.2020.08.008. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 32921952 Free PMC article.


Emergency Hand and Reconstructive Microsurgery in the COVID-19-Positive Patient.

Das De S, Liang ZC, Cheah AE, Puhaindran ME, Lee EY, Lim AYT, Chong AKS.

J Hand Surg Am. 2020 Sep;45(9):869-875. doi: 10.1016/j.jhsa.2020.07.013. Epub 2020 Jul 29.

PMID: 32888437 Free PMC article. Review.


An unusual cause of 'tree-in-bud' appearance in CT-chest during COVID-19 pandemic.

Sharma A, Narayanan B, Pal N, Taye S.

Monaldi Arch Chest Dis. 2020 Sep 4;90(3). doi: 10.4081/monaldi.2020.1466.

PMID: 32885626


Changing Pattern of Orthopaedic Trauma Admissions During COVID-19 Pandemic: Experience at a Tertiary Trauma Centre in India.

Dhillon MS, Kumar D, Saini UC, Bhayana H, Gopinathan NR, Aggarwal S.

Indian J Orthop. 2020 Aug 28:1-6. doi: 10.1007/s43465-020-00241-0. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 32873987 Free PMC article.


Medical Emergencies During the COVID-19 Pandemic.

Slagman A, Behringer W, Greiner F, Klein M, Weismann D, Erdmann B, Pigorsch M, Möckel M; AKTIN Emergency Department Registry; German Forum of University Emergency Departments (FUN) in the Society of University Clinics of Germany E.V..

Dtsch Arztebl Int. 2020 Aug 17;117(33-34):545-552. doi: 10.3238/arztebl.2020.0545.

PMID: 32865489


Cytokine Storm in Novel Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19): Expert Management Considerations.

Mehta Y, Dixit SB, Zirpe KG, Ansari AS.

Indian J Crit Care Med. 2020 Jun;24(6):429-434. doi: 10.5005/jp-journals-10071-23415.

PMID: 32863636 Free PMC article.


Mount Sinai's Center for Stress, Resilience and Personal Growth as a model for responding to the impact of COVID-19 on health care workers.

DePierro J, Katz CL, Marin D, Feder A, Bevilacqua L, Sharma V, Hurtado A, Ripp J, Lim S, Charney D.

Psychiatry Res. 2020 Aug 23;293:113426. doi: 10.1016/j.psychres.2020.113426. Online ahead of print.

PMID: 32861094 Free PMC article.


The Aftermath of COVID-19 Lockdown- Why and How Should We Be Ready?

Deora H, Sadashiva N, Tripathi M, Yagnick NS, Mohindra S, Batish A, Patil NR, Aggarwal A, Jangra K, Bhagat H, Panda N, Panigrahi M, Behari S, Chandra PS, Shukla DP, Singh L, Math SB, Gupta SK.

Neurol India. 2020 Jul-Aug;68(4):774-791. doi: 10.4103/0028-3886.293471.

PMID: 32859813


Psychological Impact of the Acute COVID-19 Period on Patients With Substance Use Disorders: We are all in this Together.

DeJong CAJ, DeJong Verhagen JG, Pols R, Verbrugge CAG, Baldacchino A.

Basic Clin Neurosci. 2020 Mar-Apr;11(2):207-216. doi: 10.32598/bcn.11.covid19.2543.1. Epub 2020 Apr 28.

PMID: 32855780 Free PMC article.

Transected Trachea: A Case Study

• Review the anatomy of the upper airway
• Recognize Prehospital determinants for an emergent airway
• Define the proper procedure for performing an emergent tracheotomy
• Examine actual details from a specific pre-trauma center tracheotomy case 


Tracheal Transection-A Novel Airway Management.

Fleißner F, Timm ME, Lang CP, Lenarz T, Kühn C, Jaeger DB.

Thorac Cardiovasc Surg Rep. 2020 Jan;9(1):e24-e28. doi: 10.1055/s-0040-1710586. Epub 2020 May 22.

PMID: 32461877 Free PMC article.


Blunt Trauma Neck with Complete Tracheal Transection - A Diagnostic and Therapeutic Challenge to the Trauma Team.

Raju KNJP, Anandhi D, Surendar R, Shetty A, Pandit VR.

Indian J Crit Care Med. 2017 Jun;21(6):404-407. doi: 10.4103/ijccm.IJCCM_103_17.

PMID: 28701849 Free PMC article.


Complete cricotracheal transection due to blunt neck trauma without significant symptoms.

Ershadi R, Hajipour A, Vakili M.

J Surg Case Rep. 2017 Jun 20;2017(6):rjx111. doi: 10.1093/jscr/rjx111. eCollection 2017 Jun.

PMID: 28698792 Free PMC article.


Low tracheal tumor and airway management: An anesthetic challenge.

Saroa R, Gombar S, Palta S, Dalal U, Saini V.

Saudi J Anaesth. 2015 Oct-Dec;9(4):480-3. doi: 10.4103/1658-354X.159483.

PMID: 26543474 Free PMC article.


Tracheal transection caused by clothesline injury.

Hsueh WY, Wang SH, Liu TC.

J Formos Med Assoc. 2014 Aug;113(8):573-4. doi: 10.1016/j.jfma.2012.06.004. Epub 2012 Jul 31.

PMID: 25037765 No abstract available.