CMTS Academic Meeting & Case Presentation: A risky business-Colonic anastomosis in Trauma

Presenter: Richard Gonzalez, MD, FACS (Division Director, Trauma, Surgical Critical Care and Burns. The Loyola Burn & Shock Trauma Institute).
Thank you for attending this lecture series presented by The Chicago Metropolitan Trauma Society. In order to receive CME credit you must complete and submit the evaluation. To ensure maximum credits, please complete all questions before you leave the event.

At the conclusion of this symposium learners will be able to:
a)      Explain the Management of penetrating renovascular trauma
b)     Assess the risk of Colonic anastomosis after damage control laparotomy
c)      Discuss Anticoagulation management strategies after IVC injuries requiring ligation of IVC. 

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