2018 EVTM Symposium

Endovascular trauma: ensuring quality and patient safety

Some endovascular trauma procedures are relatively uncommon. Given that fact, a robust quality assurance strategy is an essential part of any endovascular trauma program. Risk mitigation for endovascular trauma “The best way to mitigate the risks is to prepare and plan for them,” said Megan Brenner, MD. For…

Why civilian and military trauma systems must collaborate

Trauma leaders have been interested in building stronger links between civilian and military trauma systems for several decades. In the past few years, however, the goal of civilian-military trauma collaboration has taken on a new urgency. Last year, the National Defense Authorization Act of 2017 directed the U.S.…