Orthopedic Injuries

Assessment and Treatment
Nov 13 2021
15:15 - 16:15
Grand Ballroom

Orthopedic Injuries

Traumatic orthopedic injuries can frequently be among the most visually disturbing and anxiety provoking encounters for both pre-hospital providers and their patients.  They can also commonly present a life or limb threatening situation.

This presentation will cover:

1.  Review of major orthopedic injuries where pre-hospital management and intervention can improve outcomes and/or provide significant benefit to patients

2.  Review specific interventions that can improve patient care

3.  Demonstrate and practice these techniques to ensure proficiency