Hurt: The Inspiring, Untold Story of Trauma Care by Catherine Musemeche

By Catherine Musemeche

Trauma is a sickness of epidemic proportions that preys at the younger, killing extra americans as much as age thirty-seven than all different afflictions mixed. each year an anticipated 2.8 million everyone is hospitalized for accidents and greater than 180,000 humans die.

We take with no consideration that regardless of how or the place we're injured, an individual will name 911 and informed first responders will appear to insert IVs, cease the bleeding, and quickly bring us to a sanatorium staffed by way of medical professionals and nurses with the services essential to shop our lives. None of this occurred on its own.

Told during the eyes of a health care professional who has flown on rescue helicopters, resuscitated sufferers in trauma facilities in Houston and Chicago, and operated on 1000s of trauma sufferers of every age, harm takes us on a journey of the developments in harm therapy from the battlefields of the Civil warfare to the state of the art trauma facilities of today.

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