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

Session Code: PS227
Title: Multi-Organ Pelvic Trauma
Date and Time of Session: Tuesday, October 24: 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: San Diego Convention Center - Room: 32AB
Description: Trauma surgeons are responsible for the initial diagnostic work-up and stabilization of patients who have sustained multi-system trauma. This includes acute genitourinary(GU) trauma. Four common GU issues will be specifically addressed including catheter based management of the acutely injured urethra, bladder disruption, ureteric damage control and operative renal injury management. By the end of this session the general surgeon will have a safe and practical approach to the initial management of these common GU injuries.
CME Credit Hours: 1.5
Webcast Package Available: Yes
Audio Package Available: Yes
Track:
Obstetrics and Gynecology (OBG), Urology (URO), Trauma / Critical Care (TRA)
Credit to Address ACS Accreditation/Verification Requirements:
Trauma
Sponsored By:
Committee on Trauma, Advisory Council for Urology
Program Participants:
Moderator
Kenji Inaba, MD, FACS, FRCSC
Co-Moderator
Benjamin Newell Breyer, MD, MAS
Speaker Urethral Injuries
Benjamin Newell Breyer, MD, MAS
Speaker Bladder Injuries
Ali Salim, MD, FACS
Speaker Ureter Injuries
Thomas M. Scalea, MD, FACS, MCCM
Speaker Kidney Injuries
Carlos V. R. Brown, MD, FACS
Discussion