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Best Practices in Orthopedic Trauma Care ─ A TQIP Update

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Best Practices in Orthopedic Trauma Care ─ A TQIP Update  
AAST Webinar, November 16, 2016

Presented by:
Stanley J. Kurek Jr., DO, Scott & White Medical Center, Baylor Scott & White Healthcare, Texas A&M University, College of Medicine, Temple, Texas

Moderated by:
Michael F. Rotondo, MD, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York


Referenced in presentation:

The role of REBOA in the control of exsanguinating torso hemorrhage.
Biffl WL, Fox CJ, Moore EE.
J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2015 May;78(5):1054-8.

Pelvic fracture: the last 50 years.
Flint L, Cryer HG.
J Trauma. 2010 Sep;69(3):483-8.

The benefit of higher level of care transfer of injured patients from nontertiary hospital emergency departments.
Newgard CD, McConnell KJ, Hedges JR, Mullins RJ.
J Trauma. 2007 Nov;63(5):965-71.

The importance of fracture pattern in guiding therapeutic decision-making in patients with hemorrhagic shock and pelvic ring disruptions.
Eastridge BJ, Starr A, Minei JP, O'Keefe GE, Scalea TM.
J Trauma. 2002 Sep;53(3):446-50; discussion 450-1.

Timing fracture repair in patients with severe brain injury (Glasgow Coma Scale score <9)
Townsend RN, Lheureau T, Protech J, Riemer B, Simon D.
J Trauma. 1998 Jun;44(6):977-82; discussion 982-3.

The mangled extremity syndrome (M.E.S.): a severity grading system for multisystem injury of the extremity.
Gregory RT, Gould RJ, Peclet M, Wagner JS, Gilbert DA, Wheeler JR, Snyder SO, Gayle RG, Schwab CW.
J Trauma. 1985 Dec;25(12):1147-50.

Further reading:

Western Trauma Association Critical Decisions in Trauma: Management of pelvic fracture with hemodynamic instability-2016 updates.
Tran TL, Brasel KJ, Karmy-Jones R, Rowell S, Schreiber MA, Shatz DV, Albrecht RM, Cohen MJ, DeMoya MA, Biffl WL, Moore EE, Namias N.
J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2016 Dec;81(6):1171-1174.

Classification of soft-tissue injuries in open femur fractures: Relevant for systemic complications?
Weber CD, Lefering R, Dienstknecht T, Kobbe P, Sellei RM, Hildebrand F, Pape HC; TraumaRegister DGU..
J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2016 Nov;81(5):824-833.

Injury in the aged: Geriatric trauma care at the crossroads.
Kozar RA, Arbabi S, Stein DM, Shackford SR, Barraco RD, Biffl WL, Brasel KJ, Cooper Z, Fakhry SM, Livingston D, Moore F, Luchette F.
J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2015 Jun;78(6):1197-209.

The impact of arterial vessel injuries associated with pediatric supracondylar humeral fractures.
Wegmann H, Eberl R, Kraus T, Till H, Eder C, Singer G.
J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2014 Aug;77(2):381-5.

Optimal timing of femur fracture stabilization in polytrauma patients: A practice management guideline from the Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma.
Gandhi RR, Overton TL, Haut ER, Lau B, Vallier HA, Rohs T, Hasenboehler E, Lee JK, Alley D, Watters J, Rogers FB, Shafi S.
J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2014 Nov;77(5):787-795.

The impact of a standardized "spine damage-control" protocol for unstable thoracic and lumbar spine fractures in severely injured patients: a prospective cohort study.
Stahel PF, VanderHeiden T, Flierl MA, Matava B, Gerhardt D, Bolles G, Beauchamp K, Burlew CC, Johnson JL, Moore EE.
J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2013 Feb;74(2):590-6.

Western Trauma Association critical decisions in trauma: management of the mangled extremity.
Scalea TM, DuBose J, Moore EE, West M, Moore FA, McIntyre R, Cocanour C, Davis J, Ochsner MG, Feliciano D.
J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2012 Jan;72(1):86-93.