Thoracoabdominal Trauma

Trauma is the leading cause of morbidity and mortality in children. Children have unique injury patterns and substantial differences in their response to trauma when compared with adults; this requires special consideration when addressing the assessment and management of pediatric trauma.



Bottom Line Recommendations

Bottom Line Recommendations: Multisystem Trauma


Beno S, TREKK Network

The purpose of this document is to provide health care professionals with key facts and recommendations for the diagnosis and treatment of multisystem trauma in children in the emergency department.

Recommendations de Base: Polytrauma


Beno S, TREKK Network

Le but du prsent document est de fournir aux professionnels de la sant les faits et recommandations cls pour le diagnostic et le traitement du polytrauma chez les enfants dans un service durgence.

Pediatric Practice Management Guideline: Blunt Abdominal Trauma Evaluation and Management Guideline


Iowa Methodist Medical Center,

To address the evaluation of pediatric patients presenting acutely after blunt abdominal trauma.