Wounds and injuries

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welcome - Journal of Emergency Medical Services

The trauma call

What you need to knowA trauma team assembles rapidly in response to a major trauma and has a dedicated leader, usually an emergency medicine …

Medical Journals

HumanX - Pelvic and Acetabulum Fracture - 3D model by HumanX

Female patient with pelvic and acetabulum fracture. Model based on the reconstruction of a CT-Scan. For more information go to www.mmm-3d.de/humanx

Common Hand Fractures Model - 3D model by University of Dundee, CAHID

Metacarpals Fractured Hand

Forensic-case analysis: from 3D imaging to interactive visualization. - PubMed

An interactive framework prepares raw computed-tomography and magnetic-resonance-imaging scans for courtroom presentations. The framework makes use …

Intuitive presentation of clinical forensic data using anonymous and person-specific 3D reference manikins.

2014 Aug;241:155-66. doi: 10.1016/j.forsciint.2014.05.017. Epub 2014 May 29.<p>1Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for Clinical Forensic Imaging, …

The Accuracy and Applicability of 3D Modeling and Printing Blunt Force Cranial Injuries.

2018 May;63(3):683-691. doi: 10.1111/1556-4029.13627. Epub 2017 Aug 23.<p>1Department of Anthropology, University of Toronto Mississauga, 3359 …

Side impact, crush (MVC or auto-peds) hinge fx of basilar skull - type I, across middle fossa and sella turcica, petrous ridges of temporal bone (blood in ext aud canals). Cortical contusions and hemorrhage in deep white matter #neuropath #pathboards #traumaticbraininjury https://t.co/t9VN4aLui7

scrab

verb<p>[with object]Northern Irish<p>Scratch or scrape (something)<p><i>‘with the other hand I scrabbed his face’</i><p>no object figurative <i>‘the police desperately</i> …

World Press Photo of the Year 2018 winner Ronaldo Schemidt depicts a Venezuelan protestor ablaze

This year’s winners of the World Press Photo awards were unveiled on Friday 13 April, with Ronaldo Schemidt’s shocking image of a Venezuelan …

Xeneral Webster, 19, accused of murder of Joanne Rand, who was hit with sulphuric acid last June<p>A woman unwittingly caught up in a dispute between two other people died after being splashed with acid, a court has heard.<p>Joanne Rand was sitting on a bench and was about to have a cigarette when she …

Crime

A mum-of-four ended up dead in a neighbour's garden and no-one can be sure how she got there

Mystery surrounds the death of a mum-of-four found in her neighbour's garden in Swansea.<p>Mandy Ann Bailey of Carlton Terrace, Mount Pleasant, Swansea, …

Man found dead in flat 'may have been assaulted' and had dozens of injuries

A man found dead at a flat in Cardiff may have been assaulted, an inquest heard.<p>Christopher Fish, 42, was found at his flat in Pant Glas in Pentwyn …

Crime

How does size affect death from falling? | Naked Scientists

<b>Katie Haylor put this perilous pondering to physicist Stuart Higgins from Imperial College London...</b><p>Stuart - There is no clear answer on size …

Imperial College London

Perimortem fracture pattern in ribs by blunt force trauma.

2018 Mar 3. doi: 10.1007/s00414-018-1806-8. [Epub ahead of print]<p>1Forensic Anthropology Unit, Institut de Medicina Legal i Cienciès Forense (IMLCFC), …

Anthropology

Maxillofacial surgery: Le Fort fracture classification

– New illustrations, yay! Here you have a summary with some clinical data to remeber in cases of facial fractures according to Le Fort …

Surgery

FBI: No evidence of homicide in border agent’s death cited by Trump

EL PASO — A Border Patrol agent whose death last November fueled President Trump’s calls for a border wall appears to have died in an accident, according to FBI findings released Wednesday.<p>Border Patrol Agent Rogelio Martinez, 36, was found dying at the bottom of a roadside culvert along a span of …

Police investigating after students say Olivia Burt, 20, was trapped under barrier and crushed<p>Police are investigating whether a barrier caused the death of a 20-year-old student as she queued to get into a busy nightclub.<p>Olivia Burt, from Hampshire, died after sustaining head injuries following an …

Durham University

As US studies reveal worrying disparities in trauma treatment based on patient ethnicity, one surgeon urges more research into inequalities in UK emergency care<p>Ten years ago, when Dr Adil Haider, a trauma surgeon at Harvard Medical School, began investigating disparities in emergency centre …

Physiology

24 ways to die this holiday, an artibiotics advent calendar

Teaching assistants: We are kicked, spat on, hit and sworn at

<b>"On a daily basis we are kicked, spat on, hit and sworn at. I encounter violence every day, normally multiple times a day. It's incredibly rare to have a day where I haven't been physically harmed in one way or another."</b><p>Emma works as a classroom assistant at a school in south-east England for …

BBC World News - Click, Game aims to help doctors detect trauma

Click talks to Dr Deepika Mohan who designed a video game about treating patients with severe injuries.<p>She developed Night Shift to better prepare doctors for trauma triage.

Colles’ Fracture

A colles’ fracture is a fracture of the distal radius with dorsal angulation. The majority of these injuries demonstrate a “dinner fork” deformity. …

Inflammation

ForensiDoc - App

ForensiDoc® is an App that provides forensic documentation of injuries, scars, scenes of crime, health assessments, and other events, such as traffic …

Apps

Cardiac Injuries: A Review of Multidetector Computed Tomography Findings.

2015 Nov;20(4):e19086. doi: 10.5812/traumamon.19086. Epub 2015 Nov 23.<p>1Department of Radiology, University of Texas Health Science Center, San …

Imaging

Penetrating Cardiac Injuries: A Historic Perspective and Fascinating Trip Through Time

Precise survival time and physical activity after fatal left ventricle injury from sharp pointed weapon: a case report and a review of the literature

1.<p>Karmy-Jones R, VanWijngaarden V, Talwar M, Lovoulos C (1997) Penetrating cardiac injuries. Injury 28:57–61CrossRefPubMedGoogle Scholar<p>2.<p>Campbell …