International Trauma-ITLS Articles

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2-Octyl Cyanoacrylate
3-3-2 Rule
Abdominal Compartment Syndrome
Abdominal Exam
Abdominal Thrust Maneuver (Heimlich)
Abnormal Respirations
Abuse and Neglect
Achilles Tendon Ruptures
Active Shooter Response
Active Tuberculosis
Acute Abdomen
Acute and Chronic Thermal Burn Evaluation and Management
Acute Ankle Sprain
Acute Cardiac Tamponade
Acute Compartment Syndrome
Acute Kidney Injury (Acute Renal Failure)
Acute Myocardial Infarction
Acute Myocardial Infarction ST Elevation (STEMI)
Acute Nerve Injury
Acute Pneumothorax Evaluation and Treatment
Acute Renal Tubular Necrosis
Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS)
Advance Directives
Aeromedical Transport
Affordable Care Act (ACA)
Airway Foreign Bodies
Airway Management
Airway Monitoring
Airway Obstruction
Airway, Assessment
Alcohol Use Disorder
Alcohol Withdrawal
Anatomy, Abdomen and Pelvis, Abdomen
Anatomy, Abdomen and Pelvis, Kidneys
Anatomy, Abdomen and Pelvis, Spleen
Anatomy, Back, Cauda Equina
Anatomy, Back, Spinal Cord
Anatomy, Back, Thoracic Vertebrae
Anatomy, Back, Vertebral Column
Anatomy, Bony Pelvis and Lower Limb, Ankle Joint
Anatomy, Bony Pelvis and Lower Limb, Calcaneus
Anatomy, Bony Pelvis and Lower Limb, Extensor Hallucis Longus Muscle
Anatomy, Bony Pelvis and Lower Limb, Leg Bones
Anatomy, Bony Pelvis and Lower Limb, Popliteal Artery
Anatomy, Bony Pelvis and Lower Limb, Tibial Nerve
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Carotid Arteries
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Cerebral Blood Flow
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Cerebrospinal Fluid
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Cricoid Cartilage
Anatomy, Head and Neck, External Jugular Veins
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Hyoid Bone
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Jugular Foramen
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Scalp
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Trachea Epiglottic Vallecula
Anatomy, Patient Positioning
Anatomy, Shoulder and Upper Limb, Acromioclavicular Joint
Anatomy, Shoulder and Upper Limb, Metacarpophalangeal Joints
Anatomy, Thorax, Heart Right Coronary Arteries
Anatomy, Thorax, Lungs
Anatomy, Thorax, Xiphoid Process
Anemia Screening
Ankle Splinting
Anoxia (Hypoxic Hypoxia)
Anoxic Encephalopathy
Anterior Epistaxis Nasal Pack
Anterior Hip (Femur) Dislocation
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Rupture
Aortic Trauma
Aortocaval Compression Syndrome
Arterial Blood Gas
Arterial Lines
Arterial Occlusion, Acute
Aspiration Pneumonia
Atrial Fibrillation (A Fib)
Autonomic Dysreflexia
AVPU (Alert, Voice, Pain, Unresponsive)
Avulsed Tooth
Babinski Reflex
Bacterial Sepsis
Bag Mask Ventilation (Bag Valve Mask, BVM)
Barium Swallow
Basilar Skull Fractures
Battle Sign
Bennett Fracture
Benzodiazepine Toxicity
Black Widow Spider Toxicity
Bladder Rupture
Blast Injuries
Blister Agents (Mustard, Vesicants, Hd, Hn1-3, H) Toxicity
Blood Donation
Blood Transfusion
Blunt Abdominal Trauma
Blunt Cardiac Injury
Blunt Eye Trauma
Blunt Force Trauma
Blunt Head Trauma
Brain Death Criteria
Brain Herniation
Brain Trauma
Broca Aphasia
Brown Recluse Spider Toxicity
Brown Sequard Syndrome
Burn Evaluation And Management
Burn Fluid Management
Burn Resuscitation And Management
Burns Classification
C1 (Atlas) Fractures
Capnography And Pulse Oximetry
Carbon Dioxide Detector
Carbon Monoxide Toxicity
Cardiac Arrest
Cardiac Risk Assessment
Cardiac Tamponade
Cardiac Trauma
Cardiogenic Shock
Cardiopulmonary Arrest
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
Carotid Contusion
Cauda Equina And Conus Medullaris Syndromes
Central Cord Syndrome
Cerebral Edema
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak
Cervical (Whiplash) Sprain
Cervical Disc Injuries
Cervical Injury
Cervical Spine Fractures Overview
Chain of Custody (Chain of Evidence)
Change In Mental Status
Chemical Decontamination
Chest Trauma
Chest Tube
Cheyne Stokes Respirations
Child Abuse and Neglect
Child Physical Abuse And Neglect
Cholinesterase Inhibitors
Chronic Thrombo-Embolic Pulmonary Hypertension (CTEPH)
Clavicle Fractures
Colles' Fracture
Commotio Cordis
Constrictive-Effusive Pericarditis
Contrecoup Brain Injury
Corneal Abrasion
Corneal Reflex
Cricothyrotomy (Cricothyroidotomy)
Crotalidae Envenomation
Crystalloid Fluids
Cultural Assessment And Treatment Of Psychiatric Patients
Cushing Reflex
Cyanide Toxicity
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Depolarizing Neuromuscular Blocking Drugs
Diaphragm Injury
Diaphragm Rupture
Diffuse Axonal Injury (DAI)
Digit Amputation
Digit Replantation
Distal Radius Fractures
Distributive Shock
Do Not Resuscitate (DNR)
Domestic Violence
Elbow Fractures Overview
Electrical Alternans
Electrical Burns
Electrical Injuries
EMS, Asphyxiation And Other Gas And Fire Hazards
EMS, Catastrophic Events
EMS, Chest Injury
EMS, Crash Site Responsibility
EMS, Field Intubation
EMS, Mass Casualty Triage
EMS, Pneumothorax
EMS, Portable Ventilator Management
EMS, Tactical Care and Evacuation Under Fire
EMS, Weapons Of Mass Destruction And Related Injury
Epidemiology Morbidity And Mortality
Epidural Hematoma
Epistaxis (Nose Bleed)
Esophageal Trauma
External Pacemaker
Facial Nerve Intratemporal Trauma
Facial Nerve Trauma
Fat Embolism
Femur Immobilization
Fifth Metacarpal Fractures (Boxer's Fracture)
Fingertip Injuries
Flail Chest
Fluid Resuscitation
Focused Assessment with Sonography for Trauma (FAST)
Fracture, Le Fort
Fresh Frozen Plasma (FFP)
Frontal Lobe Syndrome
Gamekeepers Thumb (Skiers, Ulnar Collateral Ligament Tear)
Gastric Ulcer
Geriatric Head Injury
Geriatric Trauma
Glasgow Coma Scale
Good Samaritan Laws
Greenstick Fracture
Hand Amputation
Hand High Pressure Injury
Hangman's Fractures
Head Trauma
Heat Stroke
Hemolytic Transfusion Reaction
Hemorrhage Control
Hemorrhagic Shock
Heroin Toxicity
High Altitude Cardiopulmonary Diseases
Humeral Shaft Fractures
Humerus Fractures Overview
Hydrocarbon Inhalation
Hydrofluoric Acid Burns
Hymenoptera Stings (Bee, Vespids and Ants)
Hypovolemic Shock
Hypoxic Brain Injury
Increased Intracranial Pressure
Inhalation Injury
Intertrochanteric Femur Fracture
Interview Techniques
Intracranial Hemorrhage
Intracranial Hypertension
Intraocular Pressure
Intubation Endotracheal Tube Medications
Ionizing Radiation
Jugular Venous Distention (JVD)
Kidney Trauma
Knee Dislocation
Laryngeal Mask Airway
Latex Allergy
Lightning Injuries
Liver Trauma
Lyme Disease
Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI), Contraindications
Malignant Hyperthermia
Mandible Dislocation
Mandible Fracture
MAST Pants
Mechanical Back Strain
Mechanical Ventilation
Mediastinal Trauma
Medical History
Meningitis, Bacterial
Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (MRSA)
Molluscum Contagiosum
Motor Vehicle Collisions (MVCs)
Muscle Strength Grading
Napalm Toxicity
Nasal Septal Hematoma
Nasopharyngeal Airway
Nasotracheal Intubation
Neck Trauma
Necrotizing Fasciitis
Neuroanatomy, Cranial Nerve 2 (Optic)
Neuroanatomy, Cranial Nerve 3 (Oculomotor)
Neuroanatomy, Cranial Nerve 9 (Glossopharyngeal)
Neuroanatomy, Medulla Oblongata
Neuroanatomy, Middle Meningeal Arteries
Neuroanatomy, Reticular Activating System
Neuroanatomy, Spinal Nerves
Neuroanatomy, Spinothalamic Tract
Neuroanatomy, Sympathetic Nervous System
Neuroanatomy, Thalamus
Neurogenic Pulmonary Edema
Neurogenic Shock
Neuromuscular Blocking Agents
Nitrogen Narcosis In Diving
Normal Saline
Nosocomial Pneumonia
Nursemaid Elbow
Nursing Advocacy
Nursing Shared Governance
Ocular Ultrasound
Open Fracture Management
Open Heart Massage
Opioid Overdose
Opioid Toxicity
Orbital Floor (Blowout) Fracture
Organophosphate Toxicity
Oropharyngeal Airway
Oxygen Administration
Oxygen Toxicity
Palliative Care
Pancreatic Trauma
Parkland Formula
Patient Communication In Substance Abuse Disorders
Patient Confidentiality
Patient Rights
Pediatric Abusive Head Trauma (Shaken Baby Syndrome)
Pediatric Cerebral Aneurysm
Pediatric Head Trauma
Pediatric Skull Fractures
Pediatric Spine Trauma
Pelvic Fracture
Penetrating Abdominal Trauma
Penetrating Chest Trauma
Penetrating Groin Trauma
Penis Fracture
Percutaneous Central Catheter (PICC)
Pericardial Effusion
Periventricular Hemorrhage-Intraventricular Hemorrhage
Peroneal (Fibular) Nerve Injury
Phalanx Fracture
Physiology, Adrenal Gland
Physiology, Afterload Reduction
Physiology, Autonomic Nervous System
Physiology, Baroreceptors
Physiology, Body Fluids
Physiology, Body Mass Index (BMI)
Physiology, Cardiac
Physiology, Cardiac Output
Physiology, Cardiovascular
Physiology, Central Venous Pressure
Physiology, Diving Reflex
Physiology, Eye
Physiology, Large Intestine
Physiology, Mean Arterial Pressure
Physiology, Pulmonary, Ventilation and Perfusion
Physiology, Pulse Pressure
Physiology, Respiratory Alkalosis
Physiology, Temperature Regulation
Physiology, Thermal Regulation
Placental Abruption (Abruptio Placentae)
Pleural Effusion
Pneumonia, Ventilator-associated
Pneumothorax, Iatrogenic
Pneumothorax, Spontaneous
Poison Control In The United States
Pool Safety
Positive End-Expiratory Pressure (PEEP)
Post Resuscitation Management
Postconcussive Syndrome
Posterior Hip (Femur) Dislocation
Posterior Interosseous Nerve Syndrome
Posterior Shoulder Dislocations
Power of Attorney
Pregnancy Trauma
Preoperative Antibiotic Prophylaxis
Preterm Labor
Prevention Strategies
Procedural Sedation
Prothrombin Complex Concentrate
Provider Burnout
Pulse Oximetry
Pulseless Electrical Activity
Pulsus Paradoxus
Pupillary Light Reflex
Purtscher Retinopathy
Raccoon Sign
Radial Head Fractures
Radial Nerve Injury
Rattle Snake Toxicity
Renal Failure
Research Study
Respiratory Failure
Retinal Detachment
Rh Incompatibility
Rib Fracture
Rickettsia Rickettsiae (Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever)
Rotator Cuff Injury
Rule of Nines
Scalp Laceration
Scaphoid Wrist Fracture
Scapula Fracture
Scorpion Toxicity
Seat Belt Injuries
Second Impact Syndrome
Seidel Test
Seizure Medications
Seizure Precautions
Septic Shock (Sepsis)
Sexual Assault History and Physical
Shock Resuscitation
Shoulder Dislocations Overview
Single Lung Ventilation
Skin (Integument) Antiseptics
Smallpox (Variola)
Smoking (Tobacco)
Sodium Channel Blocker Toxicity
Spinal Shock
Splanchnic Venous Thrombosis
Splenic Injury
Splenic Rupture
Splenic Trauma
Split-Thickness Skin Grafts
Sports Participation Evaluation
Status Epilepticus
Sterile Technique
Sternal Fracture
Sternoclavicular Joint Injury
Stingray Sting
Strangulation Injuries
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subcutaneous Emphysema
Subdural Hematoma
Subungual Hematoma Drainage
Succinylcholine Chloride
Sudden Death in Athletes
Suicide Risk
Supraventricular Tachycardia (SVT)
Surgical Airway Suctioning
Sutures And Needles
Syndrome of Inappropriate Antidiuretic Hormone Secretion (SIADH)
Systemic Inflammatory Response Syndrome
Thermal Burns
Thoracic Trauma
Tibial Anterior Compartment Syndrome
Tick Removal
Tongue Laceration
Topical, Local, and Regional Anesthesia and Anesthetics
Torsade de Pointes
Toxicology Screening
Tracheal Injury
Tracheal Trauma
Transfusion Reactions
Transfusion-related Acute Lung Injury (TRALI)
Trauma Care Principles
Trauma Neurological Exam
Trauma Primary Survey
Trauma Secondary Survey
Trench Foot
Ulnar Neuropathy
Umbilical Cord Prolapse
Uncal Herniation
Unconscious Patient
Universal Precautions
Upper Limb Amputation
Vagal Maneuver
Vaginal Bleeding
Valsalva Maneuver
Ventilator Management
Ventral Cord Syndrome
Ventricular Fibrillation
Ventricular Tachycardia (VT, V Tach)
Vertebral Artery Dissection
Vertebral Artery Injury
Vertebral Fracture
Violent Patients
Volar Splinting
Von Willebrand Disease
V-Series (Ve, Vg, Vm, Vx) Toxicity
Waddell Triad
Warfarin Drug Interactions
Warfarin Toxicity
Water Moccasin Snake Toxicity
Widened Mediastinum
Winging of the Scapula
Wound Closure Techniques
Wound Dehiscence
Wound Healing
Wound Healing Phases
Wound Irrigation
Wrist Drop