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Trauma Training in Cochabamba, Bolivia

The first trauma course will be taught December 3-6, 2013 in Cochabamba.

Topics include: 

  1. Head trauma
  2. Spine trauma
  3. Burns
  4. Pharmacology of trauma
  5. Chest and abdominal trauma
  6. Extremity trauma management
  7. GU and OB trauma
  8. Pediatric and Geriatric trauma

Practical Stations and Discussions

  1. FAST exam
  2. Airway management in trauma patients
  3. Pediatric trauma case management
  4. Primary and secondary surveys
  5. IV Access
  6. Splinting techniques
  7. Radiograph evaluation
Later Event: March 5
Pre-Travel Meeting