Extrication and Immobilization of the Severe Trauma Victim: How It Is Done

  • W. Ummenhofer
  • H. Pargger
  • U. Boenicke
  • D. Scheidegger
Part of the Update in Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine book series (UICM, volume 22)

Abstract

The rescue techniques used for the entrapped patient depend on the nature of the accident and surrounding situation, the resources of the rescue team, the impending danger for patient and rescuers, the patient’s stage of injury, and the amount of time required for extrication.

Keywords

Burning Catheter Morphine Immobilization Catecholamine 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • W. Ummenhofer
  • H. Pargger
  • U. Boenicke
  • D. Scheidegger

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