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 3:00 h
  • Quiz questions 88
  • Articles 16


Your Educators of course Trauma (Emergency Medicine)

 Julianna Jung, MD, FACEP

Julianna Jung, MD, FACEP

As an assistant professor of emergency medicine at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Julianna Jung, M.D. is an expert in teaching students. She has been the director of medical student education in the Emergency Medicine department since 2006 and was appointed the associate director of the Johns Hopkins Medicine Simulation Center in 2011. She is also a national leader in education, holding a position on the Executive Committee of Clerkship Directors in Emergency Medicine.

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By Ambrose O. on 01. February 2021 for Trauma (Emergency Medicine)

Doctor Julianna jung is a wonderful teacher, I like all her lectures

Nice one
By Catarina S. on 04. November 2020 for Intracranial Pressure (ICP) and Blood Pressure: Interventions

That was a really good high-yield class, props to her.

Lecturo courses are great!
By Margarita F. on 12. August 2020 for Trauma (Emergency Medicine)

I am final year Bachelor of Nursing student and it's very good refresher courses for me, including trauma, pharmacology and others. You not only refreshing your knowledge, but also learning something new! Thanks heaps!

By Micheal D. on 09. May 2020 for Hemorrhagic Shock: Diagnosis

Hemorrhagic Shock: Diagnosis emphasizes what needs to be known, very useful