Nuances in pediatric trauma

Mary Ella Kenefake, Matthew Swarm, Jennifer Walthall

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Abstract

Pediatric trauma evaluation mimics adult stabilization in that it is best accomplished with a focused and systematic approach. Attention to developmental differences, anatomic and physiologic nuances, and patterns of injury equip emergency physicians to stabilize and manage pediatric injury.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)627-652
Number of pages26
JournalEmergency Medicine Clinics of North America
Volume31
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - Aug 2013

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Pediatrics
Wounds and Injuries
Emergencies
Physicians

Keywords

  • Pediatric abdominal trauma
  • Pediatric airway
  • Pediatric C-spine
  • Pediatric head trauma
  • Pediatric primary survey
  • Pediatric secondary survey
  • Pediatric trauma

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Emergency Medicine

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Nuances in pediatric trauma. / Kenefake, Mary Ella; Swarm, Matthew; Walthall, Jennifer.

In: Emergency Medicine Clinics of North America, Vol. 31, No. 3, 08.2013, p. 627-652.

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Kenefake, ME, Swarm, M & Walthall, J 2013, 'Nuances in pediatric trauma', Emergency Medicine Clinics of North America, vol. 31, no. 3, pp. 627-652. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.emc.2013.04.004
Kenefake, Mary Ella ; Swarm, Matthew ; Walthall, Jennifer. / Nuances in pediatric trauma. In: Emergency Medicine Clinics of North America. 2013 ; Vol. 31, No. 3. pp. 627-652.
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