American College Of Surgeons - Inspiring Quality: Highest Standards, Better Outcomes

Session Code: DC05
Title: Annual Update on Trauma Care
Date and Time of Session: Sunday, October 22: 8:00 am - 3:30 pm
Description: The field of trauma care is undergoing rapid change. The purpose of this session is to provide a succinct, practical review of the major changes that should be integrated into the practices of those that care for injured patients. This will be a fast paced review of the relevant changes to trauma practice that have occurred over the last year. Dynamic experts in the field will review the literature and provide tips and tricks for implementing these changes into practice.
CME Credit Hours: 6
Webcast Package Available: No
Audio Package Available: No
Trauma / Critical Care (TRA)
Credit to Address ACS Accreditation/Verification Requirements:
Sponsored By:
Committee on Trauma
Program Participants:
Brian J. Eastridge, MD, FACS
Leonard J. Weireter, MD, FACS
Speaker Hemostatic Resuscitation: State of the Art
John B. Holcomb, MD, FACS
Speaker To CT or not CT in Trauma
Michael J. Sise, MD, FACS
Speaker Resuscitative Endovascular Balloon Occlusion of the Aorta (REBOA): Ready for Primetime
Joseph J. DuBose, , MD, FACS, FCCM
Speaker Spleen Injury: OR or IR
Ben L. Zarzaur, MD, MPH, FACS
Resuscitation Case Panel Discussion
Morning Break
Critical Care
Speaker Surviving Sepsis Guidelines
Jill R. Cherry-Bukowiec, MD, MS, PNS, FACS, FCCM
Speaker New Brain Trauma Foundation Guidelines
Carlos V. R. Brown, MD, FACS
Speaker Endpoints of Resuscitation in the ICU & Critical Care Decision Support
Ramon Francisco Cestero, MD FACS FCCM
Speaker Challenging Surgical Infections in the ICU
David Paul Blake, MD MPH FACS DMCC
Critical Care Case Panel Discussion
One Hour Lunch
Special Problems in Trauma
Speaker Rib Fracture Management: Incorporating Fixation into the Standard of Care
Raminder Nirula, MD, MPH, FACS
Speaker Geriatric Patient: Means to Optimize Outcomes
Bellal Joseph, MD, FACS
Speaker Mangled Extremity: Amputate or Reconstruct?
COL James R. Ficke (Ret), MD, FACS
Speaker Management of the Open Abdomen and Reconstruction
Amy N. Hildreth, MD, FACS
Special Problems Case Panel Discussion
Afternoon Break
Mass Casualty and Disaster Management
Speaker Active Shooter: Surgeon Perspective of the Scene Response
Alexander L. Eastman, MD, MPH, FACS, FAEMS
Speaker Mass Casualty Facility Response: Lessons Learned (Civilian)
Michael Lee Cheatham, MD FACS
Speaker Mass Casualty Facility Response: Lessons Learned (Military)
Matthew J. Martin, MD, FACS
Speaker Mass Casualty Facility Response: Lessons Learned (International)
Saud A Alturki, MD, FACS
Speaker Making Your Hospital Whole Again: Post-Event Lessons Learned
Peter A. Burke, MD, FACS
Mass Casualty / Disaster Case Panel Discussion