Trauma (2015)


Below we have listed our selection of the 6highest quality blog posts related to 4 advanced level questions on Trauma topics posed, curated, and approved for senior residents by the AIR-Pro Series Board. The blogs relate to the following questions:

  1. When to give tranexamic acid in the trauma patient
  2. The pregnant trauma patient
  3. Transfusions in the trauma patient
  4. Resuscitative Endovascular Balloon Occlusion of the Aorta (REBOA)

We present 6 AIR-Pro’s and 0 Honorable Mentions (to reduce content redundancy). We recommend programs give 2.5 hours (20 minutes per article, 30 minutes per podcast) of III credit.

Article Title Author Date Link Title
TXA use in Trauma: An Update Brandon Busuito Dec 10, 2014 EMDocs: TXA AIR-Pro
Consider Tranexamic Acid for Traumatic Hemorrhage Wes Watkins, Bill Dribben & Brian Cohn Oct 1, 2014 EP Monthly AIR-Pro
RESUSCITATION OF The Pregnant Trauma Patient – Pearls & Pitfalls Geoff Jara-Almonte & Hilary Fairbrother Feb 6, 2015 EMDocs: Pregnant trauma AIR-Pro
The PROPPR trial with John Holcomb John Holcomb Feb 22, 2015 EM Crit: PROPPR AIR-Pro
One Platelet, One Plasma and One RBC – PROPPR Trial Salim Rezaie Feb 28, 2015 The Skeptics Guide to EM: PROPPR AIR-Pro
REBOA Scott Weingart & Megan Brenner April 6, 2014 EMCrit: REBOA AIR-Pro