How We Did It: Keeping a trauma center open during a natural disaster

How We Did It: Keeping a trauma center open during a natural disaster

While most of us in trauma have had to deal with some type of patient surge, few have experienced the challenge of providing continuous service during a weeks-long natural disaster. For this installment of How We Did It, I talked to trauma program leaders at CHRISTUS St. Elizabeth…

13 recommendations from trauma surgeons for reducing gun injury

A group of trauma surgeons — more than three-quarters of whom are gun owners — has released a series of recommendations for reducing firearm injury and death. The recommendations represent a broad consensus of surgeons from across the U.S., and they include a wide spectrum of strategies for…