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Trauma
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ASSET (Advanced Surgical Skills for Exposure in Trauma) Lab Manual ASSET (Advanced Surgical Skills for Exposure in Trauma) Lab Manual
010T-0003

The ASSET (Advanced Surgical Skills for Exposure in Trauma) Course teaches surgical exposure of anatomic structures. The first edition ASSET lab manual, released in March 2010, provides an overview of key surgical exposures in five anatomic areas: neck, chest, upper extremities, lower extremities, and abdomen and pelvis. Featuring over 200 color images, this publication was written for participants in the ASSET Course and is spiral bound to facilitate its use during lab sessions. You will receive the manual if you take the ASSET Course..

Price: $100 each

ASSET (Advanced Surgical Skills for Exposure in Trauma) Manual/DVD Combo

ASSET (Advanced Surgical Skills for Exposure in Trauma) Manual/DVD Combo 
11T-0001

The ASSET (Advanced Surgical Skills for Exposure in Trauma) course teaches surgical exposure of anatomic structures.  The first edition ASSET lab manual, released in March 2010, provides an overview of key surgical exposures in five anatomic areas: neck, chest, upper extremities, lower extremities, and abdomen and pelvis. Featuring over 200 color images, this publication was written for participants in the ASSET Course and is spiral bound to facilitate its use during lab sessions.  The ASSET DVD features exposures from the course demonstrated in video segments.  You will receive the manual and DVD if you take an ASSET course.

Price: $150 each

ATLS ® for Doctors Student Manual with DVD, 8th Edition ATLS ® for Doctors Student Manual with DVD, 8th Edition
08T-0002

The ATLS® Program was developed to teach doctors one safe, reliable method for assessing and initially managing the trauma patient. The course teaches an organized approach for evaluation and management of seriously injured patients and offers a foundation of common knowledge for all members of the trauma team. The emphasis is on the critical "first hour" of care, focusing on initial assessment, lifesaving intervention, reevaluation, stabilization, and, when needed, transfer to a trauma center. This publication was written for use in ATLS® Student Courses and is updated approximately every four years. This 8th edition manual, released in October 2008, features over 100 color images and includes a DVD with skills from the course demonstrated in video segments. You will receive this book if you take an ATLS® course.

Price: $100 each

ATLS ® for Doctors Student Manual with DVD, 8th Edition, Italian ATLS ® for Doctors Student Manual with DVD, 8th Edition, Italian Edition 
010T-0002

The ATLS® Program was developed to teach physicians one safe, reliable method for assessing and initially managing the trauma patient. The course teaches an organized approach for evaluation and management of seriously injured patients and offers a foundation of common knowledge for all members of the trauma team. The emphasis is on the critical "first hour" of care, focusing on initial assessment, lifesaving intervention, reevaluation, stabilization, and, when needed, transfer to a trauma center. This publication was written for use in ATLS® Student Courses and is updated approximately every four years. This 8th edition manual, released in October 2008, features over 100 color images and includes a DVD with skills from the course demonstrated in video segments. You will receive this book if you take an ATLS® course.

Price: $100 each

ATLS ® for Doctors Student Manual with DVD, 8th Edition, Portuguese ATLS ® for Doctors Student Manual with DVD, 8th Edition, Portuguese Edition 
010T-0001

O ATLS ® Programa foi desenvolvido para ensinar os médicos um método seguro e confiável para a avaliação e gestão, inicialmente o paciente de trauma. O curso ensina uma abordagem organizada para avaliação e tratamento de pacientes gravemente feridos e oferece uma base de conhecimento comum a todos os membros da equipe de trauma. A ênfase está na hora "primeira crítica" de cuidado, centrando-se na avaliação inicial, intervenção de salvamento, reavaliação de estabilização, e, quando necessário, a transferência para um centro de trauma. Esta publicação foi escrito para uso em ATLS ® Estudante Cursos e é atualizado a cada quatro anos. Esta 8 ª edição manual, lançado em outubro de 2008, apresenta mais de 100 imagens a cores e inclui um DVD com as habilidades do curso demonstraram nos segmentos de vídeo. Você receberá este livro se você tomar um curso ATLS ®

Preço: $100 each

ATLS ® for Doctors Student Course Manual with DVD, 8th Edition, Spanish ATLS ® for Doctors Student Course Manual with DVD, 8th Edition, Spanish Edition
09T-0001

El Programa de ATLS ® fue desarrollado para enseñar a los médicos un seguro, fiable método para evaluar y gestionar inicialmente el trauma del paciente. El curso enseña un enfoque organizado para la evaluación y manejo de los pacientes gravemente heridos y ofrece una base de conocimiento común para todos los miembros del equipo de trauma. Se hace hincapié en la crítica "primera hora" de la atención, enfocándose en la evaluación inicial, la intervención de salvamento, la reevaluación, la estabilización, y, cuando sea necesario, el traslado a un centro de trauma. Esta publicación ha sido escrita para su utilización en los Cursos de ATL ® para Estudiantes y se actualiza aproximadamente cada cuatro años. La octava edición del manual, publicado en octubre de 2008, cuenta con más de 100 imágenes en color e incluye un DVD con las competencias del curso demostrado en segmentos de video. Usted recibirá este libro, si usted toma un curso ATLS ®.

Price: $100 each

ATLS ® Student Manual 9th Edition

ATLS ® Student Manual 9th Edition
12T-0001

The ATLS® Program was developed to teach emergency care providers one safe, reliable method for assessing and initially managing the injured patient. The course provides an organized approach for evaluation and management of seriously injured patients and offers a foundation of common knowledge for all members of the trauma team. The emphasis is on the critical "first hour" of care, focusing on initial assessment, lifesaving intervention, reevaluation, stabilization, and, when needed, transfer to a trauma center. This publication was written for use in ATLS® Student Courses and is updated approximately every four years. This ninth edition manual, released in September 2012, features a companion APP to serve as both a bed-side reference tool and supplemental educational resource. You will receive this book if you take an ATLS® course.

Price:  $110

Disaster Management and Emergency Preparedness (DMEP) Manual Disaster Management and Emergency Preparedness (DMEP) Manual
10T-0008

This manual has been developed for participants in the The DMEP (Disaster Management and Emergency Preparedness) course. The course teaches an all-hazards approach to disaster management, focusing on key principles that apply to all types of disasters. This one-day course emphasizes the unique role of surgeons in mass casualty situations, and addresses planning, triage, incident command, injury patterns and pathophysiology, and consideration for special populations. The first edition of the DMEP manual was released in May 2010. DMEP course participants will receive a copy of the manual.

Price: $75 each

DMEP Online Course 2012

The eDMEP (Disaster Management & Emergency Preparedness) Course is the web-based version of our classroom course, which was developed to improve surgeons’ and acute care professionals’ response to mass casualties during disasters. This program is designed to stimulate thinking about how to become better prepared as individuals, professionals, organizations, and health care systems.

Evaluacion y Manejo del Trauma Evaluacion y Manejo del Trauma
08T-0001

Presentando el curso TEAM en el formato de un curso preliminar y estandardizado para la evalucación y administración de trauma cual puede ser enseñado a todos los estudiantes de medicina.

Comité de Trauma del Colegio Americano de Cirujanos. 2007.

Precio: $7 US

Not Available Online.

For information regarding TEAM products and ordering, please contact :

Casimir Lorenc, RPCV
ATLS® Regional Program Coordinator
Phone: (312) 202-5188
Fax: (312) 202-5013
Email: clorenc@facs.org

National Trauma Data Bank Annual Report National Trauma Data Bank™ Annual Report
04HP-0501

The National Trauma Data Bank™ (NTDB) Annual Report for 2004 is available in PDF format on the ACS Web site at: http://www.facs.org/trauma/ntdb.html The report presents summary information on NTDB, which is the largest aggregation of U.S. trauma data ever assembled. The report contains an executive summary and tables and graphics on highlights from the NTDB. The report is also available in PowerPoint format.

View this document online:
http://www.facs.org/trauma/ntdb.html

National Trauma Data Bank Fact Sheet 2004 National Trauma Data Bank™ Fact Sheet 2004
04T-0010

The National Trauma Data Bank™ (NTDB) Fact Sheet 2004 is a quick reference for NTDB information and participation. It gives a brief history of NTDB, and provides information on NTDB goals and the benefits of participation.

View this document online:
http://www.facs.org/trauma/ntdb.html

NTDS Data Dictionary 2014 Admissions

NTDS Data Dictionary 2014 Admissions
13T-0031

The The National Trauma Data Standard (NTDS) Data Dictionary is designed to establish a national standard for the exchange of trauma registry data, and to serve as the operational definitions for the National Trauma Data Bank (NTDB) and the Trauma Quality Improvement Program (TQIP). It is expected—and encouraged—that local and state trauma registry committees will move towards extending and/or modifying their registries to adopt NTDS-based definitions. The data, which are submitted according to this standard, are used for all NTDB and TQIP reports, and the NTDS Data Dictionary is an essential abstraction tool for all ACS-verified trauma centers, as well as for NTDB and TQIP participants. This version of the NTDS Data Dictionary is applicable to patients with a 2014 admission year.

Price:  $25 each
            $22.50 for quantities of 15 or more

 

NTDS Data Dictionary 2015 Admissions

NTDS Data Dictionary 2015 Admissions
14T-0002

The National Trauma Data Standard (NTDS) Data Dictionary is designed to establish a national standard for the exchange of trauma registry data, and to serve as the operational definitions for the National Trauma Data Bank (NTDB) and the Trauma Quality Improvement Program (TQIP). It is expected—and encouraged—that local and state trauma registry committees will move towards extending and/or modifying their registries to adopt NTDS-based definitions. The data, which are submitted according to this standard, are used for all NTDB and TQIP reports, and the NTDS Data Dictionary is an essential abstraction tool for all ACS-verified trauma centers, as well as for NTDB and TQIP participants. This version of the NTDS Data Dictionary is applicable to patients with a 2015 admission year.

Price:  $25 each
            $22.50 for quantities of 15 or more

 

Resources Optimal Care of Injured Patient: 2014

Resources for Optimal Care of the Injured Patient: 2014
14T-0001


The American College of Surgeons' Verification, Review, & Consultation Program is designed to assist hospitals in the evaluation and improvement of trauma care and to provide objective, external review of institutional capabilities and performance. This process is accomplished by an on-site review of the hospital by a peer review team experienced in trauma care. The team assesses commitment, readiness, resources, policies, patient care, performance improvement, and other relevant features of the program as outlined in Resources for Optimal Care of the Injured Patient manual. The manual is published by the American College of Surgeons Committee on Trauma.


Price:
$50.00 each
10 or more copies: $45.00 each

Downloadable PDF : No Charge


Rural Trauma Team Development Course Student Manual, 3rd Edition

Rural Trauma Team Development Course Student Manual, 3rd Edition
10T-0009

To order manuals for a RTTDC course, please contact the Trauma Office
at 312-202-5160 or contact your Regional Coordinator directly.

This manual has been developed for participants in the Rural Trauma Team Development Course (RTTDC). The course helps rural facilities create a trauma team of at least three core members, each with defined roles and responsibilities and is taught by personnel from an area's Level I, II, or III trauma center, onsite at the rural facilities. The goal of the course is to teach a team approach to the rapid assessment of trauma victims for injuries that require immediate transfer, using the resources that are specifically available to each team. The third edition of the student manual is spiral-bound to facilitate completion of worksheets during the course, which are included to provide participants with personalized information about their role on the team as well as a plan for actions after the course. You will receive this manual if you take a Rural Trauma Team Development Course.

Price: $50 each

TEAM (Trauma Evaluation And Management) Educational Curriculum DVD TEAM (Trauma Evaluation And Management) Educational Curriculum DVD
010T-0006

The TEAM Faculty DVD contains an electronic version of the faculty manual, which includes the educational tools required to effectively teach the TEAM course. TEAM introduces the concepts of trauma assessment and management to medical students during their clinical education years. The slide/lecture presentation, included in the DVD, can be easily adapted into medical school curriculums. The format is flexible, with a 90-minute slide presentation and optional components that include a three-segment initial assessment video demonstration and a series of clinical trauma case scenarios for small-group, focused discussion and skills sessions. The core content is adapted from the American College of Surgeons (ACS) successful Advanced Trauma Life Support® (ATLS®) course. Developed by the ACS Committee on Trauma Subcommittee on ATLS, TEAM is an expanded version of the ATLS "Initial Assessment and Management" lecture, with important principles added from other ATLS course materials.

Price: $50 each

TEAM (Trauma Evaluation And Management) Student Manual TEAM (Trauma Evaluation And Management) Student Manual
010T-0004

The TEAM Student Manual introduces the concepts of trauma assessment and management to medical students during their clinical education years. The core content is adapted from the College's successful Advanced Trauma Life Support® (ATLS®) Course. TEAM is an expanded version of the ATLS "Initial Assessment and Management" lecture.

Price: $6 each

TEAM (Trauma Evaluation And Management) Student Manual and DVD Combo TEAM (Trauma Evaluation And Management) Student Manual and DVD Combo
010T-0007

The TEAM Student Manual and DVD Combo offers both the student manual and student DVD at a discounted price.

Price: $10 each

TEAM Student Study Guide TEAM (Trauma Evaluation And Management) Student Study Guide
05T-0003

Presents the TEAM Course in the format of a standardized introductory course for the evaluation and management of trauma that can be taught to all medical students and multidisciplinary team members. American College of Surgeons Committee on Trauma. 2005.

Price: $6

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Please order by Email, Fax, Telephone, or Postal Mail.


For information regarding TEAM products and ordering, please contact :

Casimir Lorenc, RPCV
ATLS® Regional Program Coordinator
Phone: (312) 202-5188
Fax: (312) 202-5013
Email: clorenc@facs.org

Trauma Performance Improve: Ref Manual Trauma Performance Improvement: A Reference Manual
04T-0003

This handbook is a supplement to Resources for Optimal Care of the Injured Patient. 2002.

View this document online:
http://www.socialtext.net/acs-demo-wiki/index.cgi?performance_improvement_and_patient_safety_reference_manual