Nurse-Trauma Certification Articles

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Abdominal Abscess
Abdominal Compartment Syndrome
Abdominal Exam
Abdominal Thrust Maneuver (Heimlich)
Abnormal Respirations
Abuse and Neglect
Acetabular Fractures
Achilles Tendon Ruptures
Acromioclavicular Joint Injury
Active Shooter Response
Acute Abdomen
Acute and Chronic Thermal Burn Evaluation and Management
Acute Anemia
Acute Ankle Sprain
Acute Cardiac Tamponade
Acute Compartment Syndrome
Acute Kidney Injury (Acute Renal Failure)
Acute Pancreatitis
Acute Pneumothorax Evaluation and Treatment
Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS)
Acute Traumatic Ischemia Hyperbaric Evaluation and Treatment
Addison Disease
Advance Directives
Aeromedical Transport
Aerospace, Decompression Illness
Air Leak
Airway Assessment
Airway Foreign Bodies
Airway Management
Airway Monitoring
Airway Obstruction
Alcohol Sanitizer
Alcohol Use Disorder
Alcohol Withdrawal
Allen Test
Anatomy, Abdomen and Pelvis, Abdomen
Anatomy, Abdomen and Pelvis, External Iliac Arteries
Anatomy, Abdomen and Pelvis, Femoral Triangle
Anatomy, Abdomen and Pelvis, Hip Arteries
Anatomy, Abdomen and Pelvis, Inguinal (Crural, Pouparts) Ligament
Anatomy, Abdomen and Pelvis, Kidneys
Anatomy, Abdomen and Pelvis, Pelvic Floor
Anatomy, Abdomen and Pelvis, Posterior Abdominal Wall Arteries
Anatomy, Abdomen and Pelvis, Spleen
Anatomy, Abdomen and Pelvis, Ureter
Anatomy, Abdomen and Pelvis, Uterus Round Ligament
Anatomy, Angle of Louis
Anatomy, Back, Cauda Equina
Anatomy, Back, Lumbar Vertebrae
Anatomy, Back, Spinal Nerve-Muscle Innervation
Anatomy, Back, Thoracic Vertebrae
Anatomy, Back, Vertebral Column
Anatomy, Bony Pelvis and Lower Limb, Calcaneus
Anatomy, Bony Pelvis and Lower Limb, Calf Common Peroneal (Fibular) Nerve
Anatomy, Bony Pelvis and Lower Limb, Extensor Hallucis Longus Muscle
Anatomy, Bony Pelvis and Lower Limb, Femur
Anatomy, Bony Pelvis and Lower Limb, Foot Dorsalis Pedis Artery
Anatomy, Bony Pelvis and Lower Limb, Foot Nerves
Anatomy, Bony Pelvis and Lower Limb, Hip
Anatomy, Bony Pelvis and Lower Limb, Hip Joint
Anatomy, Bony Pelvis and Lower Limb, Knee
Anatomy, Bony Pelvis and Lower Limb, Leg Anterior Compartment
Anatomy, Bony Pelvis and Lower Limb, Leg Bones
Anatomy, Bony Pelvis and Lower Limb, Nerves
Anatomy, Bony Pelvis and Lower Limb, Popliteal Artery
Anatomy, Bony Pelvis and Lower Limb, Popliteal Region
Anatomy, Bony Pelvis and Lower Limb, Thigh Nerves
Anatomy, Bony Pelvis and Lower Limb, Tibia
Anatomy, Bony Pelvis and Lower Limb, Tibial Nerve
Anatomy, Central Nervous System
Anatomy, Deep Tendon Reflexes (Stretch Reflexes)
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Carotid Arteries
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Cerebral Blood Flow
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Cerebrospinal Fluid
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Cervical Nerves
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Cricoid Cartilage
Anatomy, Head and Neck, External Jugular Veins
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Eye Ciliary Muscles
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Eye Iris Sphincter Muscle
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Eye Lateral Rectus Muscle
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Eye Nerves
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Inter-scalene Triangle
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Jugular Foramen
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Levator Scapulae Muscles
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Nasal Cavity
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Orbit
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Orbit Bones
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Parotid Gland
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Scalp
Anatomy, Patient Positioning
Anatomy, Rotator Cuff
Anatomy, Shoulder and Upper Limb, Arm Structure and Function
Anatomy, Shoulder and Upper Limb, Clavicle
Anatomy, Shoulder and Upper Limb, Elbow Joint
Anatomy, Shoulder and Upper Limb, Forearm Brachioradialis Muscle
Anatomy, Shoulder and Upper Limb, Forearm Muscles
Anatomy, Shoulder and Upper Limb, Hand Adductor Pollicis
Anatomy, Shoulder and Upper Limb, Hand Extensor Pollicis Longus Muscle
Anatomy, Shoulder and Upper Limb, Hand Guyon Canal
Anatomy, Shoulder and Upper Limb, Hand Lumbrical Muscles
Anatomy, Shoulder and Upper Limb, Hand Ulnar Bursa
Anatomy, Shoulder and Upper Limb, Humerus
Anatomy, Shoulder and Upper Limb, Median Nerve
Anatomy, Shoulder and Upper Limb, Nerves
Anatomy, Shoulder and Upper Limb, Profunda Brachii Artery
Anatomy, Shoulder and Upper Limb, Radial Nerve
Anatomy, Shoulder and Upper Limb, Shoulder Muscles
Anatomy, Shoulder and Upper Limb, Subscapularis Muscle
Anatomy, Shoulder and Upper Limb, Ulnar Nerve
Anatomy, Shoulder and Upper Limb, Wrist Joint
Anatomy, Skin, Sudoriferous Gland
Anatomy, Thorax, Heart Left Atrial Appendage
Anatomy, Thorax, Heart Right Coronary Arteries
Anatomy, Thorax, Long Thoracic Nerve
Anatomy, Thorax, Lungs
Anatomy, Thorax, Phrenic Nerves
Anatomy, Thorax, Ribs
Anatomy, Thorax, Xiphoid Process
Anemia Screening
Ankle Fractures
Anoxia (Hypoxic Hypoxia)
Antalgic Gait In Children
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Knee Injuries
Anterior Epistaxis Nasal Pack
Anterior Hip (Femur) Dislocation
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Trauma
Aortocaval Compression Syndrome
Arterial Lines
Arterial Occlusion, Acute
Aspiration Pneumonia
Aspiration Risk
Atlantoaxial Instability
Atrial Fibrillation (A Fib)
Autonomic Dysreflexia
AVPU (Alert, Voice, Pain, Unresponsive)
Avulsed Tooth
Axillary Nerve Injury
Babinski Reflex
Bacitracin Topical
Bag Mask Ventilation (Bag Valve Mask, BVM)
Basilar Skull Fractures
Battle Sign
Below Knee Amputation (BKA)
Bennett Fracture
Benzodiazepine Toxicity
Biceps Tendon Rupture
Bites, Animal
Bites, Human
Black Widow Spider Toxicity
Bladder Rupture
Blast Injuries
Bleeding Time
Blister Agents (Mustard, Vesicants, Hd, Hn1-3, H) Toxicity
Blood Donation
Blood Pressure Measurement
Blood Transfusion
Blunt Abdominal Trauma
Blunt Cardiac Injury
Blunt Force Trauma
Blunt Head Trauma
Bowel Perforation
Brachial Plexus Injuries
Brain Death
Brain Death Criteria
Brain Herniation
Brain Trauma
Brainstem Death
Broca Aphasia
Brown Recluse Spider Toxicity
Brown Sequard Syndrome
Burn Debridement, Grafting, and Reconstruction
Burn Evaluation And Management
Burn Fluid Management
Burn Resuscitation And Management
Burns Classification
C1 (Atlas) Fractures
Calcaneus Fractures
Capnography And Pulse Oximetry
Carbamate Toxicity
Carbon Dioxide Detector
Carbon Monoxide Toxicity
Cardiac Arrest
Cardiac Tamponade
Cardiac Trauma
Cardiogenic Shock
Cardiopulmonary Arrest In Children
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
Carotid Artery Dissection
Carotid Contusion
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cauda Equina And Conus Medullaris Syndromes
Central Cord Syndrome
Central Line
Central Line Management
Central Line Placement
Cerebral Aneurysm
Cerebral Edema
Cerebral Perfusion Pressure
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak
Cervical (Whiplash) Sprain
Cervical Disc Herniation
Cervical Disc Injuries
Cervical Injury
Cervical Spine Fractures Overview
Chaddock Reflex
Chain of Custody (Chain of Evidence)
Chance Fractures
Change In Mental Status
Chemical Burns
Chemical Decontamination
Chest Trauma
Chest Tube
Cheyne Stokes Respirations
Child Abuse and Neglect
Child Physical Abuse And Neglect
Child Sexual Abuse And Neglect
Chlorine Gas Toxicity
Cholinesterase Inhibitors
Chronic Thrombo-Embolic Pulmonary Hypertension (CTEPH)
Clavicle Fractures
Claw Hand
Colles' Fracture
Colon Resection
Commotio Cordis
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS), Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (RSD)
Cone Snail Toxicity
Constrictive-Effusive Pericarditis
Contrast-Induced Nephropathy
Contrecoup Brain Injury
Cooling Techniques For Hyperthermia
Corneal Abrasion
Corneal Foreign Body
Corneal Injury
Corneal Reflex
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft
Creatine Phosphokinase
Cricothyrotomy (Cricothyroidotomy)
Crystalloid Fluids
Cultural Assessment And Treatment Of Psychiatric Patients
Cupping Therapy
Curling Ulcer (Stress-induced Gastric)
Cushing Reflex
Cyanide Toxicity
Death and Dying
Death Certification
Decompression Sickness (DCS, Bends, Caisson Disease)
Delirium Tremens (DT)
Depolarizing Neuromuscular Blocking Drugs
Diaphragm Injury
Diaphragm Rupture
Diaphyseal Femur Fracture
Difficult Airway
Diffuse Axonal Injury (DAI)
Digit Amputation
Digit Replantation
Digital Nerve Block
Diphtheria Tetanus Pertussis (DTaP) Vaccine
Direct Laryngoscopy
Disc Herniation
Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation (DIC)
Distal Femur Fractures
Distal Humerus Fractures
Distal Radius Fractures
Distributive Shock
Diving Mask Squeeze
Do Not Resuscitate (DNR)
Domestic Violence
Dose Calculation
Down Syndrome (Trisomy 21)
Ear Barotrauma
Ear Foreign Body Removal
Elbow Fractures Overview
Elbow Trauma
Electrical Burns
Electrical Injuries
EMS, Air Medical Transport
EMS, Asphyxiation And Other Gas And Fire Hazards
EMS, Bone Immobilization
EMS, Care In A Hostile Environment
EMS, Care Teams In Disaster Response
EMS, Catastrophic Events
EMS, Chest Injury
EMS, Crash Site Responsibility
EMS, Emergency Incident Rehabilitation
EMS, Field Intubation
EMS, Helicopter EMS (HEMS) Activation
EMS, Immobilization (Seated and Supine)
EMS, Legal and Ethical Issues
EMS, Lights And Sirens
EMS, Management Of Traumatic And Medical Disorders In A Wilderness Environment
EMS, Mass Casualty Management
EMS, Mass Casualty Response
EMS, Mass Casualty Triage
EMS, Methods To Cool A Patient In The Field
EMS, National Incident Management System (NIMS)
EMS, Physician Training And Drills In Disaster Response
EMS, Pneumothorax
EMS, Portable Ventilator Management
EMS, Resuscitation During Contamination While Wearing PPE
EMS, Reverse Triage
EMS, Tactical Care and Evacuation Under Fire
EMS, Tactical Medical Threat Assessment and Protection
EMS, Traction Splint
EMS, Ultrasound Use
EMS, Weapons Of Mass Destruction And Related Injury
EMS, Zones of Care
End of Life Care
Endotracheal Tube (ET)
Epidemiology Morbidity And Mortality
Epidural Hematoma
Epistaxis (Nose Bleed)
Erb Palsy
Esophageal Trauma
Esophagial Foreign Body
Ethylene Glycol Toxicity
Evidence Collection
External Pacemaker
Facial Nerve Intratemporal Trauma
Facial Nerve Trauma
Fat Embolism
Fatal Accidents
Female Urinary Retention
Femoral Neck Fractures
Femoral Vein Central Venous Access
Femur Immobilization
Fifth Metacarpal Fractures (Boxer's Fracture)
Fingertip Injuries
First Degree Burn
Flail Chest
Floating Knee
Fluid Resuscitation
Focused Assessment with Sonography for Trauma (FAST)
Foreign Body Aspiration
Fracture Healing Overview
Fracture, Le Fort
Fresh Frozen Plasma (FFP)
Frontal Lobe Syndrome
Galeazzi Fractures
Gamekeepers Thumb (Skiers, Ulnar Collateral Ligament Tear)
Gas Gangrene
Gastric Ulcer
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Geriatric Cervical Spine Injury
Geriatric Head Injury
Geriatric Trauma
Gestational Age Assessment
Glasgow Coma Scale
Glenoid Fractures
Globe Rupture
Good Samaritan Laws
Greenstick Fracture
Grief Reaction
Grief Support
Hand Amputation
Hand Splint
Hangman's Fractures
Head Trauma
Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)
Heat Illness
Heat Stroke
Height Assessment
Hemoptysis (Pulmonary Hemorrhage)
Hemorrhage Control
Hemorrhagic Shock
Henoch Schonlein Purpura (Anaphylactoid Purpura, HSP)
Heroin Toxicity
High Altitude Cardiopulmonary Diseases
High Altitude Cerebral Edema (HACE)
Human Chorionic Gonadotropin (HCG)
Human Trafficking
Humeral Shaft Fractures
Humerus Fractures Overview
Hydrocarbon Inhalation
Hydrofluoric Acid Burns
Hymenoptera Stings (Bee, Vespids and Ants)
Hyperbaric Management Of Frostbite
Hyperbaric, Cyanide Toxicity
Hypertensive Urgency
Hypertonic Fluids
Hypovolemic Shock
Hypoxic Brain Injury
Increased Intracranial Pressure
Infection Control
Informed Consent
Inhalation Injury
Insect Bites
Intertrochanteric Femur Fracture
Interview Techniques
Intracerebral Hemorrhage
Intracranial Hemorrhage
Intracranial Hypertension
Intracranial Pressure Monitoring
Intraocular Pressure
Intubation Endotracheal Tube Medications
Ionizing Radiation
Jugular Venous Distention (JVD)
Ketamine In Acute and Chronic Pain Management
Kidney Trauma
Kleihauer Betke Test
Knee Dislocation
Knee Meniscal Tears
Language Barrier
Laryngeal Mask Airway
Lightning Injuries
Liver Trauma
Long Arm Splinting
Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI), Contraindications
Mandible Body Fracture
Mandible Dislocation
Mandible Fracture
March (Metatarsal Stress) Fracture
Massive Transfusion
MAST Pants
Mechanical Back Strain
Mechanical Ventilation
Median Nerve Injury
Mediastinal Trauma
Medical Error Prevention
Medical History
Meningitis, Bacterial
Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (MRSA)
Microcytic Hypochromic Anemia
Molluscum Contagiosum
Monteggia Fractures
Motor Vehicle Collisions (MVCs)
Muscle Strength Grading
Nasal Fracture Reduction
Nasal Septal Hematoma
Nasopharyngeal Airway
Nasotracheal Intubation
Neck Trauma
Necrotizing Fasciitis
Nerve Agents
Neuroanatomy, Conus Medullaris
Neuroanatomy, Corticospinal Tract Lesion
Neuroanatomy, Cranial Nerve 11 (Accessory)
Neuroanatomy, Cranial Nerve 3 (Oculomotor)
Neuroanatomy, Cranial Nerve 7 (Facial)
Neuroanatomy, Medulla Oblongata
Neuroanatomy, Middle Meningeal Arteries
Neuroanatomy, Reticular Activating System
Neuroanatomy, Spinal Nerves
Neuroanatomy, Spinothalamic Tract
Neuroanatomy, Sympathetic Nervous System
Neuroanatomy, Thalamus
Neurogenic Shock
Neuromuscular Blocking Agents
Nitrogen Narcosis In Diving
Normal Saline
Nosocomial Pneumonia
Nursemaid Elbow
Nursing Admission Assessment and Examination
Nursing Advocacy
Ocular Burns
Open Fracture Management
Open Heart Massage
Opioid Overdose
Opioid Toxicity
Orbital Floor (Blowout) Fracture
Organophosphate Toxicity
Oropharyngeal Airway
Oxygen Administration
Oxygen Toxicity
Pancreatic Trauma
Parkland Formula
Partial Pressure Of Oxygen (PO2)
Patella Fractures
Patellar Tendon Rupture
Patient Confidentiality
Pediatric Abusive Head Trauma (Shaken Baby Syndrome)
Pediatric Dehydration
Pediatric Head Trauma
Pediatric Skull Fractures
Pediatric Spine Trauma
Pelvic Fracture
Pelvic Ring Injuries
Penetrating Abdominal Trauma
Penetrating Chest Trauma
Penetrating Groin Trauma
Penetrating Head Trauma
Penis Fracture
Pericardial Effusion
Perimortem Cesarean Delivery
Peripheral Line Placement
Peripheral Pulse
Periventricular Hemorrhage-Intraventricular Hemorrhage
Peroneal (Fibular) Nerve Injury
Phalanx Fracture
Phrenic Nerve Injury
Physiology, Adrenal Gland
Physiology, Afterload Reduction
Physiology, Autonomic Nervous System
Physiology, Baroreceptors
Physiology, Body Fluids
Physiology, Bradykinin
Physiology, Cardiac
Physiology, Cardiac Output
Physiology, Cardiovascular
Physiology, Catecholamines
Physiology, Central Venous Pressure
Physiology, Diving Reflex
Physiology, Eye
Physiology, Jugular Venous Pulsation
Physiology, Large Intestine
Physiology, Mean Arterial Pressure
Physiology, Metabolic Alkalosis
Physiology, Pulmonary, Ventilation and Perfusion
Physiology, Respiratory Drive
Physiology, Respiratory Rate
Physiology, Temperature Regulation
Physiology, Thermal Regulation
Pilon Fracture
Placental Abruption (Abruptio Placentae)
Pleural Effusion
Pneumonia, Ventilator-associated
Pneumothorax, Iatrogenic
Pneumothorax, Spontaneous
Poison Control In The United States
Pool Safety
Post Resuscitation Management
Postconcussive Syndrome
Posterior Hip (Femur) Dislocation
Posterior Shoulder Dislocations
Power of Attorney
Precautions, Bloodborne, Contact, and Droplet
Pregnancy Trauma
Preoperative Antibiotic Prophylaxis
Preterm Labor
Prevention Strategies
Procedural Sedation
Protected Health Information (PHI)
Prothrombin Complex Concentrate
Prothrombin Time
Provider Burnout
Proximal Humerus Fracture
Pseudomembranous Colitis
Pulmonary Artery Catheterization
Pulse Oximetry
Pulseless Electrical Activity
Pulsus Paradoxus
Pupillary Light Reflex
Purpura Fulminans
Raccoon Sign
Radial Head Dislocation
Radial Head Fractures
Radial Nerve Injury
Radiation Exposure In Pregnancy
Radiation Syndrome
Rattle Snake Toxicity
Recognizing Alcohol and Drug Impairment in the Workplace in Florida
Respiratory Failure
Retinal Detachment
Rh Incompatibility
Rib Fracture
Rolando Fractures
Rotator Cuff Injury
Rule of Nines
Salter Harris Fractures
Saphenous Vein Cutdown
Scalp Laceration
Scaphoid Wrist Fracture
Scapula Fracture
Scorpion Toxicity
Seat Belt Injuries
Second Impact Syndrome
Septic Arthritis
Septic Shock (Sepsis)
Serum Myoglobin
Sexual Assault History and Physical
Shock Resuscitation
Shoulder Dislocations Overview
Single Lung Ventilation
Skin (Integument) Antiseptics
Skin Grafting
Smallpox (Variola)
Smith's Fracture Review
Spinal Shock
Splanchnic Venous Thrombosis
Splenic Injury
Splenic Rupture
Splenic Trauma
Sports Participation Evaluation
Sternal Fracture
Sternoclavicular Joint Injury
Stingray Sting
Strangulation Injuries
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subaxial Cervical Spine Fractures
Subcutaneous Emphysema
Subdural Hematoma
Subungual Hematoma Drainage
Succinylcholine Chloride
Sudden Death in Athletes
Suicide Risk
Supraglottic Airway Obstruction
Supraventricular Tachycardia (SVT)
Surgical Access Incisions
Surgical Airway Suctioning
Surgical Fire Safety
Sutures And Needles
Syndrome of Inappropriate Antidiuretic Hormone Secretion (SIADH)
Systemic Inflammatory Response Syndrome
Talus Fracture
Temporal (Giant Cell) Arteritis
Temporal Fracture
Thermal Burns
Thoracic Trauma
Thromboelastography (TEG)
Thumb Spica Splinting
Tibia Fractures Overview
Tibial Anterior Compartment Syndrome
Tibial Plateau Fractures
Tillaux Fracture
Topical, Local, and Regional Anesthesia and Anesthetics
Torsade de Pointes
Toxicology Screening
Tracheal Injury
Tracheal Intubation Medications
Tracheal Trauma
Tranexamic Acid
Transabdominal Ultrasound
Transfusion Reactions
Trauma Care Principles
Trauma Neurological Exam
Trauma Primary Survey
Trauma Secondary Survey
Traumatic Brain Injury
Ulnar Neuropathy
Ultrasound Guided Intravenous Access
Umbilical Cord Prolapse
Uncal Herniation
Unconscious Patient
Universal Precautions
Upper Limb Amputation
Vagal Maneuver
Valsalva Maneuver
Vascular Extremity Trauma
Venous Gas Embolism
Ventilator Management
Ventricular Fibrillation
Vertebral Artery Dissection
Vertebral Artery Injury
Vertebral Fracture
Vinyl Chloride Toxicity
Violent Patients
Volar Splinting
Von Willebrand Disease
V-Series (Ve, Vg, Vm, Vx) Toxicity
Waddell Triad
Warfarin Drug Interactions
Warfarin Toxicity
Weight Bearing
Widened Mediastinum
Winging of the Scapula
Wound Closure Techniques
Wound Dehiscence
Wound Healing
Wound Healing Phases
Wound Irrigation
Wrist Drop
Wrist Fracture
Zipper Injuries