Advanced Trauma Life Support

Guidelines for the Management of Severe Traumatic Brain Injury, Fourth Edition

https://braintrauma.org/uploads/07/04/Guidelines_for_the_Management_of_Severe_Traumatic.97250__2_.pdf

Read More

Predictors of failure in the Advanced Trauma Life Support course

http://www.americanjournalofsurgery.com/article/S0002-9610(15)00238-X/abstract BACKGROUND: Over 1 million healthcare providers have participated in the Advanced Trauma Life Support course. No studies have evaluated factors that predict course performance. This study aims to identify these predictors. METHODS: All participants taking the course at 2 centers over a 4-year period were identified. Demographics, background, and performance data were extracted. Participants […]

Read More

Consensus on circulatory shock – Task force of the European Society of Intensive Care

Intensive Care Med (2014) 40:1795–1815 Objective: shock is a life-threatening syndrome resulting in multiorgan failure and a high mortality rate. The aim of this consensus is to provide support to the bedside clinician regarding the diagnosis, management and monitoring of shock. Society of Intensive Care Medicine invited 12 experts to form a Task Force to […]

Read More

Management of bleeding and coagulopathy guidelines

Spahn et al. Critical Care 2013, 17:R76  http://ccforum.com/content/17/2/R76   Key changes encompassed in this version of the guideline include new recommendations on the appropriate use of vasopressors an inotropic agents, and reflect an awareness of the growing number of patients in the population at large treated with antiplatelet agents and/or oral anticoagulants. The current guideline also […]

Read More

Circular Normativa nº 07/DQS/DQCO de 31/03/2010

 No dia 31 de Março de 2010, a Direcção Geral de Saúde publicou uma circular normativa sobre a Organização dos Cuidados Hospitalares Urgentes ao Doente Traumatizado.   Baseadas em Recomendações Internacionais sobre a a implementação de sistemas de trauma e programas de melhoria da qualidade da abordagem e tratamento do doente traumatizado e no documento da Ordem dos […]

Read More

Publicações e Posters

Enviem-nos as vossas publicações e posters sobre Trauma que queiram ver publicados on-line

Read More