Management of Penetrating Neck Trauma


Management of Penetrating Neck Trauma


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general surgery, wounds and injuries, trauma nervous system, neck injuries


Interprofessional Education | Medical Anatomy | Medicine and Health Sciences | Surgery | Surgical Procedures, Operative


Speaker: Rebecca Schroll, MD - Program Director, General Surgery, Tulane Medical Center

Purpose: This enduring material is designed to examine the most current evidence-based management of penetrating neck trauma in order to improve patient care and safety for patients.

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:

  • Incorporate updates in medical knowledge into clinical practice to provide evidence-based care to patients.
  • Critically review and analyze cases to improve the quality and safety of patient care.


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


HCA Graduate Medical Education designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


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

Rebecca Schroll, MD, Speaker: No Conflicts

Jonathan Snider, CME Coordinator: No Conflicts

Publication Dates:

Release Date: February 20, 2019

Expiration Date: February 20, 2021


HCA Healthcare


Nashville, TN


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:

Management of Penetrating Neck Trauma