New CDC Concussion Guideline From JAMA Pediatrics

This guideline from the Centers for Disease Control is based on a previous systematic review of the literature and includes clinical recommendations for mild traumatic brain injury in children. — Read on I'd definitely consider this a must read.

By |2018-09-04T14:53:34-04:00September 4th, 2018|Trauma|

A better way to perform a needle thoracostomy

Sure, you could just jam a 14 gauge angiocath into the intercostal space and listen for the whoosh of air that may and may not come... But why not try this method, which takes a few seconds longer to set up, but gives you better feedback and allows you to temporarily close the system in preparation for a formal chest tube.

By |2018-03-09T11:16:34-05:00March 9th, 2018|Trauma, Video|