Surgery: Trauma
Surgery: Trauma

Surgery: Trauma

by Kevin Pei, MD

Get ready for an important part of the USMLE!

In this course you will be taught diagnostics and how to manage trauma-related principles.

These subjects are extremely high–yield and commonplace questions on the USMLE examinations. So make sure you pay particular attention during this trauma lecture. Your tutor, Dr. Kevin Pei, is an experienced surgeon from Yale school of Medicine. He will explain trauma in a clear and understandable matter, supported by lots of examples and graphics.

Learn about:

  • Initial Survey and Management
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Intracranial Pressure
  • Burns
  • Thoracic Injuries
  • Hemothorax and Cardiac Injury
  • Abdominal and Pelvic Injuries
  • Blunt Abdominal Injuries
  • Penetrating Injury
  • Pelvis, Bladder and Urethra Injury

Typically, USMLE trauma questions end with "What is your next step in management?". We want you to be confident answering these questions. Study with high–quality video lectures and an excellent tutor. Download the lecture slides and test yourself with valuable quiz questions. Dr. Pei will also include clinical pearls, so you will be able to impress your peers on the hospital floor.

Start now!

Course Details

  • Videos 13
  • Duration 1:18 h
  • Quiz questions 35
  • Concept Pages 19


Your Educators of course Surgery: Trauma

 Kevin Pei, MD

Kevin Pei, MD

Dr. Kevin Pei is the Associate Chief Academic Research Officer and the Program Director of the General Surgery Residency at Parkview Health, in Indiana, USA.
After his residency at George Washington University, he was the Assistant Professor of Surgery at Yale School of Medicine for several years and obtained an additional Master's Degree in Education from Yale University.
He is an experienced educator and has received various teaching awards. In 2018, the Association for Surgical Education granted him the prestigious Philip J. Wolfson Outstanding Educator Award.
Within Lecturio, Dr. Pei teaches courses on Surgery.

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By Jorge F. on 09. November 2023 for Blunt Abdominal Injuries

Dr. Pei has a lot of knowledge about surgery and he is able to transmit it to the students. also he focus on high yield question and that always important.

TBI lecture
By Ellen P. on 06. September 2020 for Signs, Symptoms and Management of Intracranial Pressure (ICP)

The lecture provided clarification and important information in a direct and specific manner.

By Cialmar p. on 04. August 2020 for Surgery: Trauma

I really like how Dr. Pei delivered and taught the lecture. I can fully understand. Sadly I have limited access now since my trial has expired.

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By Santhosh Raja S. on 16. May 2020 for Surgery: Trauma

I request you to please add more videos and quiz under Surgery