Year in review – Trauma

 

Blogger PHW (drph_w)

A great run down this morning of the most interesting papers and guidelines in trauma and sepsis. Links included where able.

Trauma

Lt-Col Andy Johnston

Age of Transfused Blood in Critically Ill Adults

 

 

Transfusion of Plasma, Platelets, and Red Blood Cells in a 1:1:1 vs a 1:1:2 Ratio and Mortality in Patients With Severe Trauma

The PROPPR Randomized Clinical Trial

The safety of early fresh, whole blood transfusion among severely battle injured at US Marine Corps forward surgical care facilities in Afghanistan

 

Hypothermia for Intracranial Hypertension after Traumatic Brain Injury

 

 

Erythropoietin in traumatic brain injury (EPO-TBI): a double-blind randomised controlled trial

 

Cervical spine collar clearance in the obtunded adult blunt trauma patient: a systematic review and practice management guideline from the Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma.

 

 

The medical response to multisite terrorist attacks in Paris