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Peripheral Vascular Trauma

Types of InjuriesPenetrating TraumaMechanasim Stab Wound Low velocity bullet woundsBlunt TraumaMechanasim Motor vehicle accidents Falls from HeightsThese injuries may or may not be associated with bony fractures...

Shock and its management

It is a clinical state characterized by hypotension, tachycardia, cold & clammy extremities and excessive sweating due to decreased perfusion at the cellular level. ...

Spinal trauma and its management

Early diagnosis of injury, preservation of spinal cord function, maintenance and restoration of spinal alignment and stability are the key to successful management. Evaluation for...

Polytrauma

Primary SurveyHistory (AMPLE)Allergy, medication, past medical experience, last oral intake, events surrounding the injury.PHYSICAL EXAMINATIONA team approach involving physicians, nurses, technicians & trained paramedical...

Thoracic Trauma

Primary SurveyHistory:  AMPLEA-- allergies, M--- medication, P-- past medical experience, L-- last oral intake, E-- events surrounding the injury Physical Examination Airway, Breathing, Circulation,...

Ectopic Pregnancy

Ectopic pregnancy results from implantation of fertilized ovum outside the uterine cavity, mostly in a fallopian tube.  Pre-existing disease affecting the tube (salpingitis), appendicitis,...

Acute pancreatitis

Inflammatory process ranges from mild oedema to necrosis of pancreas & peripancreatic tissues.  Clinically it presents as abrupt onset of epigastric pain, frequently with...

Chance Fracture

Chance fracture (also known by the name of fracture of the spine, transverse fracture of the spine, seat belt injury) is a flexion injury...