Books, Journals, New Media Section Editor:
Harriet S. Meyer, MD, Contributing Editor, JAMA;
Journal Review Editor: Brenda L. Seago, MLS, MA, Medical College of Virginia
Campus, Virginia Commonwealth University.
Trauma is an outstanding effort by editors
and contributors of stature in providing an authoritative textbook to learners
at all levels in multiple disciplines.
The fifth edition includes many extensively rewritten chapters as well
as new chapters on “Rural Trauma,” “Surgeon-Performed Ultrasound
in Trauma and Surgical Critical Care,” and “Genetic and Genomic
Aspects of the Immunoinflammatory Response.” Chapter commentaries have
been sought where previously absent, unifying the material throughout the
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