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  • trauma
  • An official European trauma surgical exam exists. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the US there is the Advanced Trauma Operative Management (ATOM) course and the Advanced Surgical Skills for Exposure in Trauma (ASSET) which provide operative trauma training to surgeons and surgeons in training. (wikipedia.org)
  • Trauma surgeons must be familiar with a large variety of general surgical, thoracic, and vascular procedures and must be able to make complex decisions, often with little time and incomplete information. (wikipedia.org)
  • citation needed] Most patients presenting to trauma centers have multiple injuries involving different organ systems, and so the care of such patients often requires a significant number of diagnostic studies and operative procedures. (wikipedia.org)
  • During this time the 274th provided trauma resuscitation and emergency surgical support operations for the 4th Infantry Division and 101st Airborne Division in Eastern Afghanistan. (wikipedia.org)
  • The 274th treated over 150 trauma resuscitations and over 40 surgical cases during the deployment and provided medical support for trauma patients during four Mass Casualty (MASCAL) events. (wikipedia.org)
  • surgeons
  • There is a shortage of organs and tissues available, and more donors and more surgeons and more locations capable of these procedures are needed, in both developed and developing countries. (wikipedia.org)
  • SCOAP was established in 2005 through a grassroots effort of WA State's surgical community led by David Flum, MD, MPH, and the state chapter of the American College of Surgeons. (wikipedia.org)
  • SCOAP has similarities to the American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program (ACS-NSQIP), but is more focused on directing improvements in process of care metrics along with benchmarking on risk-adjusted outcome measures. (wikipedia.org)
  • Dialysis
  • Procedures a nephrologist may perform include native kidney and transplant kidney biopsy, dialysis access insertion (temporary vascular access lines, tunnelled vascular access lines, peritoneal dialysis access lines), fistula management (angiographic or surgical fistulogram and plasty), and bone biopsy. (wikipedia.org)
  • organ
  • It is commonly performed due to inadequate blood flow (ischemia) caused by atherosclerosis, as a part of organ transplantation, or for vascular access in hemodialysis. (wikipedia.org)
  • tissue
  • Grafting refers to a surgical procedure to move tissue from one site to another on the body, or from another creature, without bringing its own blood supply with it. (wikipedia.org)
  • Heart
  • I am also committed to working with my partners at Metro Heart and Vascular and my patients' primary care physicians so we can provide a team approach to care. (healthgrades.com)
  • The procedure lasted for five hours and the patient previously had a heart valve replaced just under nine months earlier. (wikipedia.org)
  • team
  • The 274th Forward Surgical Team (Airborne) - officially the 274th Medical Detachment, Forward Surgical (Airborne) - is an airborne forward surgical team of the United States Army providing Level II care far forward on the battlefield. (wikipedia.org)
  • The 274th Forward Surgical Team was part of both the initial entry forces of Operation Enduring Freedom in 2001 and Operation Iraqi Freedom in 2003. (wikipedia.org)
  • For its actions during this event, the 274th Forward Surgical Team (Airborne) was nominated for its second Meritorious Unit Commendation. (wikipedia.org)
  • The 274th Forward Surgical Team (Airborne) is tasked with providing Level II combat health support to coalition forces, contractors, local nationals, and enemy combatants when deployed. (wikipedia.org)
  • When the surgical team is not deployed, or has not been assigned a patient care role, it is tasked with supporting the XVIII Airborne Corps Global Response Force, and undertaking a range of tasks as part of the Fort Bragg garrison. (wikipedia.org)
  • The forward surgical team is organized into four functional areas: Headquarters - Communications and administrative functions. (wikipedia.org)
  • years
  • After six years, the 274th was activated on 21 June 1976 at Fort Bragg and re-designated in March 1997 as the 274th Medical Detachment, Forward Surgical (Airborne). (wikipedia.org)
  • support
  • There is most evidence to support vascular infarction and ischemic necrosis of salivary gland lobules as a mechanism for the condition. (wikipedia.org)
  • certain
  • Current research and development using SCOAP data is supported by the UW's Comparative Effectiveness Research Translation Network (CERTAIN) within the Surgical Outcomes Research Center (SORCE). (wikipedia.org)