Applied Ballistics & Wound Estimation

Title

Applied Ballistics & Wound Estimation

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Division

Far West

Hospital

Sunrise

Document Type

Presentation

Publication Date

2-20-2019

Keywords

emergency medicine, wounds and injuries, wounds - gunshot, wounds - penetrating

Disciplines

Emergency Medicine | Medical Education | Medicine and Health Sciences

Abstract

Speaker: Kevin Menes, MD – Physician, Emergency Medicine, Sunrise Hospital & Medical Center

Purpose: This enduring material is designed to examine events of the Las Vegas mass casualty event and discuss a method to triage

Target Audience: This activity is designed for Physicians and Residents at HCA GME Hospitals.

Format: This presentation was pre-recorded for HCA GME National Grand Rounds Series.

Educational Objectives: Upon completion of this activity you will be able to:

  • Describe the method that was used in triaging patients during the Las Vegas mass casualty event.
  • Identify characteristics of gunshot wounds in order to best approach treatment and management.

Accreditation: HCA Graduate Medical Education is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit: HCA Graduate Medical Education designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Disclosure: HCA Graduate Medical Education is committed to providing CME that is balanced, objective, and evidence-based. In accordance with the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) Accreditation Requirements and Standards, all parties involved in content development are required to disclose any relevant conflicts of interest relating to the topics of this educational activity. HCA Graduate Medical Education has established mechanisms to resolve conflicts of interest should they arise. The disclosure summary follows:

Bruce Deighton, PhD, Course Director: No Conflicts

Jessica Wells, Course Co-Director: No Conflicts

Kevin Menes, MD, Speaker: Menes Resuscitation, LLC

Beverly Upchurch, Education Manager: No Conflicts

Jonathan Snider, CME Coordinator: No Conflicts

Publication Dates:

Release Date: February 20, 2019

Expiration Date: February 20, 2021

Comments

Participant Instructions to Earn CME Credit:

To successfully complete this activity, participants will:

  • View the presentation in this enduring material.
  • Complete the posttest (you must score an 80% or higher posttest pass rate)
  • Complete and submit the CME evaluation through this link:

https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/BallisticsWounds

The estimated time to complete this activity, including review of the materials, is 15 minutes. Each participant will receive a certificate of credit once the required documents are received. If you attended this program live, you are unable to receive credit twice.

Commercial Support

HCA Graduate Medical Education has not received any commercial support for this activity.

Applied Ballistics & Wound Estimation

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