Course Objectives

  • Discuss indications for Resuscitative Endovascular Balloon Occlusion of the Aorta (REBOA)
  • Explain how injury pattern is the key to identifying occult but life-threatening injuries
  • Review strategies for effective management of severe hypoxemia in ARDS
  • Discuss whether the current practice of non- operative management of blunt abdominal organ injury remains a safe approach
  • Select appropriate interventions in given case scenarios
  • Explain management priorities to improve outcomes in severe traumatic brain injury
  • Identify key elements in coordinating a multi- agency response to a mass casualty event
  • Discuss the management priorities in pediatric traumatic emergencies
  • Explore how multidisciplinary collaboration contributes to positive outcomes in trauma