Author Archives: Mark
The surgeon immediately recognized that Spc Walsh had a closed left hip fracture dislocation and without delay attempted a manual closed reduction. Unfortunately, this was not successful, even with the patient under anesthesia. The surgeon then attempted another closed reduction, … Continue reading
Orthopaedics in Motion – Volume 1, Number 4 – Winter 2012 is now available online. Orthopaedics in Motion is a quarterly newsletter containing sections on disaster preparedness and trauma care. The newsletter also includes overviews of the latest aspects of … Continue reading
The Department of State has issued this Worldwide Caution Travel Alert to update information on the continuing threat of terrorist actions and violence against U.S. citizens and interests throughout the world.
Kamal, a healthy 20-year-old Afghan male, got caught in cross fire after an improvised explosive device (IED) detonated in his neighborhood. He was brought to a level II field hospital in Southeastern Afghanistan with a gun shot wound through his … Continue reading