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 1:17 h
  • Quiz questions 34
  • Articles 10


Your Educators of course Surgery: Trauma

 Kevin Pei, MD

Kevin Pei, MD

Dr. Kevin Pei is Adjunct Associate Professor of Surgery and Program Director of the Surgical Critical Care Fellowship at Texas A&M College of Medicine. He has formerly been Assistant Professor of Surgery at Yale School of Medicine, Associate Director of Surgery Clerkships and Associate Director of Resident Education at the Yale Center for Medical Simulation. He is passionate about curriculum development and improving patient outcomes through creative education and simulation.

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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.

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

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

very good refreshment for Trauma review
By Bahaa M. on 10. April 2020 for Surgery: Trauma

concise and efficient, i liked it .................... may need more videos for enrich the presentation