Nurse-Trauma (TCRN) Articles

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3-3-2 Rule
Abdominal Abscess
Abdominal Compartment Syndrome
Abdominal Thrust Maneuver (Heimlich)
Abnormal Respirations
Abuse and Neglect
Acetabular Fractures
Acromioclavicular Joint Injury
Active Shooter Response
Acute and Chronic Thermal Burn Evaluation and Management
Acute Anemia
Acute Ankle Sprain
Acute Compartment Syndrome
Acute Headache
Acute Kidney Injury (Acute Renal Failure)
Acute Myocardial Infarction
Acute Nerve Injury
Acute Pancreatitis
Acute Pneumothorax Evaluation and Treatment
Acute Postpartum Hemorrhage
Acute Renal Tubular Necrosis
Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS)
Acute Traumatic Ischemia Hyperbaric Evaluation and Treatment
Aeromedical Transport
Airway Assessment
Airway Foreign Bodies
Airway Management
Airway Monitoring
Airway Obstruction
Airway Suctioning
Alcohol Use Disorder
Alcohol Withdrawal
Allen Cognitive Level
Anatomy, Abdomen and Pelvis, Abdomen
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, Portal Venous System (Hepatic Portal System)
Anatomy, Abdomen and Pelvis, Posterior Abdominal Wall Arteries
Anatomy, Abdomen and Pelvis, Retroperitoneum
Anatomy, Angle of Louis
Anatomy, Back, Lumbar Vertebrae
Anatomy, Back, Vertebral Canal
Anatomy, Back, Vertebral Column
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, Hip
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, Popliteal Artery
Anatomy, Bony Pelvis and Lower Limb, Tibial Nerve
Anatomy, Central Nervous System
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, Cervical Spine
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Cervical Vertebrae
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Costocervical Trunk Arteries
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Eye Iris Sphincter Muscle
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Eye Nerves
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Internal Carotid Arteries
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Inter-scalene Triangle
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Jugular Foramen
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Orbit
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Skull
Anatomy, Joints
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, Hand Adductor Pollicis
Anatomy, Shoulder and Upper Limb, Hand Guyon Canal
Anatomy, Shoulder and Upper Limb, Humerus
Anatomy, Shoulder and Upper Limb, Intercostobrachial Nerves
Anatomy, Shoulder and Upper Limb, Profunda Brachii Artery
Anatomy, Shoulder and Upper Limb, Radial Nerve
Anatomy, Shoulder and Upper Limb, Ulnar Nerve
Anatomy, Shoulder and Upper Limb, Wrist Joint
Anatomy, Thorax
Anatomy, Thorax, Bronchial
Anatomy, Thorax, Heart Left Atrial Appendage
Anatomy, Thorax, Long Thoracic Nerve
Anatomy, Thorax, Lungs
Anatomy, Thorax, Ribs
Anatomy, Thorax, Sternum
Ankle Brachial Index (ABI)
Ankle Dislocation
Ankle Fractures
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Knee Injuries
Anterior Glenohumeral (Shoulder) Joint Dislocation
Anterior Hip (Femur) Dislocation
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Rupture
Aortic Transection
Aortic Trauma
Aortocaval Compression Syndrome
Arterial Blood Gas
Arterial Lines
Arterial Occlusion, Acute
Artery Cannulation
Aspiration Pneumonia
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
Bites, Animal
Bites, Human
Black Widow Spider Toxicity
Bladder Rupture
Bladder Trauma
Blast Injuries
Bleeding Time
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
Body Fluid Exposures
Bowel Perforation
Brachial Plexus Injuries
Brain Death
Brain Death Criteria
Brain Herniation
Brain Trauma
Brainstem Death
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
Caloric Reflex Test
Carbamate Toxicity
Carbon Dioxide Detector
Carbon Monoxide Toxicity
Carboxyhemoglobin Toxicity
Cardiac Tamponade
Cardiac Trauma
Cardiogenic Shock
Cardiopulmonary Arrest In Children
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
Care Of A Chest Tube
Carotid Contusion
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cauda Equina And Conus Medullaris Syndromes
Caustic Ingestions
Central Line
Central Line Management
Central Line Placement
Cerebral Edema
Cerebral Perfusion Pressure
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak
Cervical (Whiplash) Sprain
Cervical Disc Injuries
Cervical Dislocation
Cervical Injury
Cervical Spine Fractures Overview
Chain of Custody (Chain of Evidence)
Chance Fractures
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
Chronic Thrombo-Embolic Pulmonary Hypertension (CTEPH)
Clavicle Fractures
Claw Hand
Closed Head Trauma
Cobra Laws And EMTALA
Codman Triangle
Colles' Fracture
Commotio Cordis
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy, CRPS, RSD)
Cone Snail Toxicity
Conflict Management
Contrast-Induced Nephropathy
Contrecoup Brain Injury
Cooling Techniques For Hyperthermia
Corneal Abrasion
Corneal Foreign Body
Corneal Injury
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft
Creatine Phosphokinase
Cricothyrotomy (Cricothyroidotomy)
Crystalloid Fluids
Curling Ulcer (Stress-induced Gastric)
Cushing Reflex
Cutaneous Adverse Drug Reaction (CADR)
Cyanide Toxicity
Death and Dying
Decompression Sickness (DCS, Bends, Caisson Disease)
Decorticate Posturing
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Deep Venous Thrombosis (DVT) Prophylaxis
Degloving Injuries
Depolarizing Neuromuscular Blocking Drugs
Dermal Melanocytosis (Mongolian Spot), Congenital
Diaphragm Injury
Diaphragm Rupture
Diaphragm Trauma
Diaphragmatic Hernia
Diaphyseal Femur Fracture
Difficult Airway
Diffuse Axonal Injury (DAI)
Digit Amputation
Digit Replantation
Digital Nerve Block
Digoxin Toxicity
Disaster Planning
Disc Herniation
Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation (DIC)
Distal Femur Fractures
Distal Humerus Fractures
Distal Radius Fractures
Distributive Shock
Diving Mask Squeeze
Do Not Resuscitate (DNR)
Doll's Eyes
Domestic Violence
Dose Calculation
Drug Labeling
Ear Barotrauma
Ear Foreign Body Removal
Elbow Fractures Overview
Electrical Burns
Electrical Injuries
Emancipated Minor
Emergency Department Triage
EMS Chest Injury
EMS, Air Medical Transport
EMS, Airway Management In Adverse Conditions
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, Crash Site Responsibility
EMS, Emergency Incident Rehabilitation
EMS, Emergency Medical Treatment and Active Labor Act, USA
EMS, Field Intubation
EMS, Helicopter EMS (HEMS) Activation
EMS, Immobilization (Seated and Supine)
EMS, Inter-Facility Transport
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, Pain Assessment And Management
EMS, Physician Training And Drills In Disaster Response
EMS, Pneumothorax
EMS, Pneumothorax IdentificationWithout Ancillary Testing
EMS, Portable Ventilator Management
EMS, Prehospital CPAP Devices
EMS, Resuscitation During Contamination While Wearing PPE
EMS, Reverse Triage
EMS, Scene Safety
EMS, Tactical Care and Evacuation Under Fire
EMS, Tactical Medical Threat Assessment and Protection
EMS, Tactical Remote Assessment and Surrogate Care
EMS, Traction Splint
EMS, Ultrasound Use
EMS, Weapons Of Mass Destruction And Related Injury
EMS, Zones of Care
EMTALA And Transfers
End of Life Care
Endotracheal Tube (ET)
Epidemiology Morbidity And Mortality
Epidural Hematoma
Epistaxis (Nose Bleed)
Erb Palsy
Esophageal Trauma
Esophagial Foreign Body
Ethanol Toxicity
Ethylene Glycol Toxicity
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)
Foot Drop
Fracture Healing Overview
Fresh Frozen Plasma (FFP)
Frontal Lobe Syndrome
Frontal Sinus Fractures
Galeazzi Fractures
Gamekeepers Thumb (Skiers, Ulnar Collateral Ligament Tear)
Gastric Ulcer
Geriatric Head Injury
Geriatric Trauma
Gestational Age Assessment
Glasgow Coma Scale
Globe Rupture
Good Samaritan Laws
Greenstick Fracture
Grief Reaction
Grief Support
Gunshot Wounds Forensic Pathology
Halo Brace
Hand Amputation
Hand Infection
Hand Splint
Head Trauma
Heat Illness
Heat Stroke
Height Assessment
Hemolytic Transfusion Reaction
Hemoptysis (Pulmonary Hemorrhage)
Hemorrhage Control
Hemorrhagic Shock
Henoch Schonlein Purpura (Anaphylactoid Purpura, HSP)
Hepatitis B
High Altitude Cardiopulmonary Diseases
High Altitude Cerebral Edema (HACE)
Hip Fracture Overview
Horner Syndrome
Human Trafficking
Humeral Shaft Fractures
Humerus Fractures Overview
Hydrocarbon Inhalation
Hydrofluoric Acid Burns
Hymenoptera Stings (Bee, Vespids and Ants)
Hyperbaric Evaluation and Treatment Of Cyanide Toxicity
Hyperbaric Management Of Frostbite
Hypertensive Urgency
Hypertonic Fluids
Hypovolemic Shock
Increased Intracranial Pressure
Infection Control
Informed Consent
Inhalation Injury
Insect Bites
Internal Jugular Vein Central Venous Access
Intestinal Trauma
Intracranial Hemorrhage
Intracranial Hypertension
Intracranial Pressure Monitoring
Intramuscular Injection
Intraocular Pressure
Intraosseous Vascular Access
Intravenous Contrast
Intubation Endotracheal Tube Medications
Ionizing Radiation
Joint Immobilization
Jugular Venous Distention (JVD)
Kentucky Domestic Violence
Ketamine In Acute and Chronic Pain Management
Kidney Trauma
Kleihauer Betke Test
Knee Meniscal Tears
Laryngeal Injury
Laryngeal Mask Airway
Le Fort Fractures
Lightning Injuries
Liver Trauma
Long Arm Splinting
Lower Genitourinary Trauma
Lyme Disease
Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI), Contraindications
Malignant Hyperthermia
Mandible Body Fracture
Mandible Dislocation
Mandible Fracture
March (Metatarsal Stress) Fracture
Massive Transfusion
MAST Pants
Maxillary Sinus Fracture
Mechanical Back Strain
Mechanical Ventilation
Mediastinal Trauma
Medical Error Prevention
Medical Ethics
Medical History
Molluscum Contagiosum
Monteggia Fractures
Motor Vehicle Collisions (MVCs)
Muscle Strength Grading
Muscular Hematoma
Nasal (Nasoorbitoethmoid) Fracture
Nasal Fracture Reduction
Nasal Septal Fracture
Nasal Septal Hematoma
Nasogastric Tube
Nasopharyngeal Airway
Nasotracheal Intubation
National Quality Forum (NQF)
Neck Trauma
Nerve Agents
Neuroanatomy, Conus Medullaris
Neuroanatomy, Cranial Nerve 11 (Accessory)
Neuroanatomy, Cranial Nerve 2 (Optic)
Neuroanatomy, Cranial Nerve 7 (Facial)
Neuroanatomy, Cranial Nerve 9 (Glossopharyngeal)
Neuroanatomy, Medulla Oblongata
Neuroanatomy, Middle Meningeal Arteries
Neuroanatomy, Spinal Nerves
Neuroanatomy, Spinal Trigeminal Nucleus
Neuroanatomy, Thalamus
Neurogenic Shock
Neuromuscular Blocking Agents
Nightstick Fracture
Nitrogen Narcosis In Diving
Normal Saline
Nursemaid Elbow
Nursing Admission Assessment and Examination
Ocular Burns
Open Fracture Management
Open Heart Massage
Opioid Overdose
Opioid Toxicity
Optic Nerve Sheath Ultrasound
Orbital Floor (Blowout) Fracture
Organophosphate Toxicity
Oropharyngeal Airway
Oxygen Toxicity
Pain Assessment
Palliative Care
Pancreatic Trauma
Parkland Formula
Partial Pressure Of Oxygen (PO2)
Patellar Tendon Rupture
Patient Communication In Substance Abuse Disorders
Patient Rights
Pectoralis Major Tear
Pediatric Abusive Head Trauma (Shaken Baby Syndrome)
Pediatric Head Trauma
Pediatric Skull Fractures
Pediatric Spine Trauma
Pelvic Fracture
Pelvic Ring Injuries
Pelvic Trauma
Penetrating Abdominal Trauma
Penetrating Chest Trauma
Penetrating Groin Trauma
Penetrating Head Trauma
Percutaneous Central Catheter (PICC)
Pericardial Effusion
Perimortem Cesarean Delivery
Peripheral Line Placement
Peroneal (Fibular) Nerve Injury
Phalanx Fracture
Phrenic Nerve Injury
Physiology, Acidosis, Metabolic
Physiology, Autonomic Nervous System
Physiology, Baroreceptors
Physiology, Body Fluids
Physiology, Body Mass Index (BMI)
Physiology, Cardiac Output
Physiology, Cardiovascular
Physiology, Catecholamines
Physiology, Central Venous Pressure
Physiology, Diving Reflex
Physiology, Eye
Physiology, Gag Reflex
Physiology, Jugular Venous Pulsation
Physiology, Mean Arterial Pressure
Physiology, Metabolic Alkalosis
Physiology, Pulmonary, Ventilation and Perfusion
Physiology, Respiratory Alkalosis
Physiology, Respiratory Rate
Physiology, Systemic Vascular Resistance
Physiology, Temperature Regulation
Physiology, Thermal Regulation
Placental Abruption (Abruptio Placentae)
Pleural Effusion
Pneumothorax, Spontaneous
Poison Control In The United States
Polytraumatized Patient
Pool Safety
Positive End-Expiratory Pressure (PEEP)
Post Resuscitation Management
Postconcussive Syndrome
Posterior Hip (Femur) Dislocation
Posterior Shoulder Dislocations
Power of Attorney
Pregnancy Trauma
Prevention Strategies
Procedural Sedation
Prothrombin Complex Concentrate
Prothrombin Time
Provider Burnout
Pulmonary Artery Catheterization
Pulse Oximetry
Quality Improvement
Raccoon Sign
Radial Head Dislocation
Radial Nerve Injury
Radiation Exposure In Pregnancy
Radiation Syndrome
Research Study
Respiratory Failure
Retinal Detachment
Revised Trauma Scale (Score)
Rib Fracture
Rickettsia Rickettsiae (Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever)
Rule of Nines
Sacular (Berry) Aneurysm
Saphenous Vein Cutdown
Scalp Laceration
Scaphoid Wrist Fracture
Scapula Fracture
Seat Belt Injuries
Second Impact Syndrome
Seizure Medications
Seizure Precautions
Septic Arthritis
Septic Shock (Sepsis)
Serum Myoglobin
Sexual Assault Clothing Collection and Documentation
Sexual Assault Evidence Collection
Sexual Assault History and Physical
Shallow Water Blackout
Shock Resuscitation
Shoulder Dislocations Overview
Silver Sulfadiazine
Single Lung Ventilation
Skin (Integument) Antiseptics
Smith's Fracture Review
Smoking (Tobacco)
Snake Toxicity
Spinal Motion Restriction
Spinal Shock
Splenic Injury
Splenic Rupture
Splenic Trauma
Sports Participation Evaluation
Status Epilepticus
Sternal Fracture
Sternoclavicular Joint Injury
Strangulation Injuries
Stress Management
Subacute Bacterial Endocarditis (SBE) Prophylaxis
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subaxial Cervical Spine Fractures
Subclavian Artery Trauma
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
Sutures And Needles
Syndrome of Inappropriate Antidiuretic Hormone Secretion (SIADH)
Systemic Inflammatory Response Syndrome
Temporal Fracture
Tetanus Toxoid
Thermal Burns
Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
Thoracic Trauma
Thromboelastography (TEG)
Thumb Spica Splinting
Tibial Anterior Compartment Syndrome
Tick Removal
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
Transfusion-related Acute Lung Injury (TRALI)
Trauma Assessment
Trauma Care Principles
Trauma Neurological Exam
Trauma Primary Survey
Trauma Secondary Survey
Traumatic Brain Injury
Traumatic Lumbar Spondylolisthesis (Traumatic Lumbar Locked Facet Syndrome)
Trench Foot
Tympanic Membrane Perforations
Ulnar Neuropathy
Ultrasound Guided Intravenous Access
Uncal Herniation
Unconscious Patient
Upper Limb Amputation
Urethral Injury
Urine Culture
Vaginal Bleeding
Venous Gas Embolism
Ventilator Management
Ventricular Fibrillation
Vertebral Artery Dissection
Vertebral Artery Injury
Vertebral Fracture
Vinyl Chloride Toxicity
Von Willebrand Disease
V-Series (Ve, Vg, Vm, Vx) Toxicity
Waddell Triad
Warfarin Drug Interactions
Widened Mediastinum
Winging of the Scapula
Wound Closure Techniques
Wound Dehiscence
Wound Foreign Body Removal
Wound Healing
Wound Irrigation
Wrist Drop
Wrist Fracture
Wrist Imaging
Wrist Splint
Zipper Injuries