Pediatric Trauma: Where Pediatric Trauma Fits into Trauma System

December 22, 2015
Dr. Todd Maxson, trauma medical director at Arkansas Children's Hospital, discusses trauma systems. Dr. Maxson's presentation includes discussion on trauma transport, the importance of pre-hospital skills, first receiving hospitals (causes of preventably mortality), opportunities for pediatric emergency medicine and trauma providers, disaster preparedness, tertiary hospital care and rehabilitation services. Todd Maxson's presentation was followed by a discussion between Dr. Maxson and Dr. Stephen J. Fenton, Dr. Richard Falcone Jr.,