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    The information within the tabs on the left has been provided as an online resource regarding specific topics surrounding injury and its impact on society that may be of interest to the general public. 

    Each of these monographs has been prepared by an expert in the field and do not necessarily reflect the opinions or positions of the American Association for the Surgery of Trauma or its members. 

    The content is reviewed yearly and for each topic, sources for further more detailed information have been provided.  Any suggestions for additional topics may be forwarded to Jermica Smith, AAST Program Manager, at

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