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Advanced Trauma Life Support

ADVANCED TRAUMA LIFE SUPPORT (ATLS)
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TRAUMA EVALUATION
.Trauma Evaluation Examples.
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PRIMARY SURVEY
AIRWAY
.Cricothyroidotomy.
.C-collar application.
.Head Tilt and Chin Lift (Jaw Lift).
.Oral Airway.

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BREATHING
.Chest Tube Insertion.
.Needle Decompression.

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CIRCULATION
.Femoral Line Insertion.
.Interosseous Needle Placement.
.Pelvic facture evaluation.
.Traction Splint.
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ADJUNCT TO PRIMARY SURVEY.
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IMAGING
Abdominal CT scan – Trauma.
FAST exam.
.FAST exam – RUQ View.
.FAST exam – Subxiphoid View.
.FAST exam – LUQ View.
.FAST exam – Suprapubic View.

HEAD
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SCALP
.Scalp Laceration.
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