• NonOperative Management of Abdominal Solid Organ Injuries Following Blunt Trauma in Adults: Results of the 2016 Consensus Conference (March 2018)

    Category: Acute Care Surgery, Epidemiology, Shock, Trauma Systems
    Stefania Cimbanassi, MD, Osvaldo Chiara, MD, Ari Leppaniemi, MD, Sharon Henry, MD, Thomas M. Scalea, MD, Kathirkamanathan Shanmuganathan, MD, Walter Biffl, MD, Fausto Catena, MD, Luca Ansaloni, MD, Gregorio Tugnoli, MD, Elvio De Blasio, MD, Arturo Chieregato, MD, Giovanni Gordini, MD, Sergio Ribaldi, MD, Maurizio Castriconi, MD, Patrizio Festa, MD, Federico Coccolini, MD, Salomone di Saverio, MD, Antonio Galfano, MD, Massimo Massi, MD, Marilena Celano, MD, Massimiliano Mutignani, MD, Stefano Rausei, MD, Desiree Pantalone, MD, Antonio Rampoldi, MD, Luca Fattori, MD, Stefano Miniello, MD, Sebastian Sgardello, MD, Francesca Bindi, MD, Federica Renzi, MD, and Fabrizio Sammartano, MD
    CME 1 CME Credit(s)

    Learning Objectives:

    To scientifically review evidence to guide safe nonoperative management of patients with blunt solid organ injury

    Impact Statement:

    Nonoperative management of blunt solid organ injury is common. This article provides an evidence based set of recommendations to guide save therapy.

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