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trauma

You Asked: To go to the ER or not? What to do after a car accident

June 5, 2017
Your fender bender can put a dent in your health

Infographic: Post-traumatic stress disorder

March 20, 2017
Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a disorder that develops in some people who have experienceda shocking, scary or dangerous event.

Studying an innovative technique in the forensic nursing toolkit: Light

January 24, 2017
How different wavelengths of light can illuminate otherwise-invisible bruising

New research shows golden hour trauma care saves lives on the battlefield

November 4, 2015
The first hour after a medical trauma has long been viewed as the difference between life and death.

New research shows golden hour trauma care saves lives on the battlefield

October 15, 2015

A new study from the U.S. Army Institute of Surgical Research and the Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine, confirms that receiving trauma care within the first hour, instead of the previously mandated two-hour window, has saved the lives of U.S. service men and women on the battlefield.