Trauma (Emergency Medicine)
Trauma (Emergency Medicine)

Trauma (Emergency Medicine)

by Julianna Jung, MD, FACEP

Learn the general approach for the trauma patient

Learn more about the management of trauma, and start with the primary survey, the standardized initial assessment which applies to all trauma patients in order to rapidly identify potentially fatal situations, and provide immediate stabilization through the use of ABCDE assessment.

After the introduction, you be given insights into thoracic and abdominal injuries that are common in the ER. This course includes needle decompression techniques for the treatment of tension pnuemothorax. You will also learn everything you need to know about various emergency cases including abdominal, extremity, and head injuries.

Further topics covered are:

  • Approach to multi trauma patients
  • Epidural and subdural hematoma
  • Traumatic subarachnoid and intraparenchymal hemorrhage
  • Intracranial pressure (ICP) and blood pressure
  • Cervical spine injury

Course Details

  • Videos 29
  • Duration 2:58 h
  • Quiz questions 95
  • Concept Pages 24


Your Educators of course Trauma (Emergency Medicine)

 Julianna Jung, MD, FACEP

Julianna Jung, MD, FACEP

Dr. Julianna Jung is an Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, USA.
She obtained her MD at Johns Hopkins University in 1999. Since 2006, she is the Director of Medical Student Education in the Emergency Medicine Department, and she was appointed the Associate Director of the Johns Hopkins Medicine Simulation Center in 2011.
She directs several major educational initiatives for medical students at Johns Hopkins, and her work has been recognized with several teaching awards, including the prestigious George J. Stuart Award.
Within Lecturio, Dr. Jung teaches courses on Emergency Medicine.

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By Melissa Ö. on 18. April 2022 for Negative and Positive CT

Fluent in her speech and adds her own experiences. It's effortless and clear. A lecture series I can listen for fun and not only for my studies.

Nicely summarized
By Kholood Z. on 25. March 2022 for Trauma (Emergency Medicine)

Liked how structured and simplified the approach was in explaining the actual cases we see.

By bijou m. on 13. February 2022 for Trauma (Emergency Medicine)

Topics well explained but it will be great if technical skills are also shown.

Great instructor
By Rick S. on 02. February 2022 for Trauma (Emergency Medicine)

I really like the instructor! She is clear and easy to understand.