A podcast about preparing for the General Surgery Fellowship Exam. Each year, Australian and New Zealand surgical trainees sit this exam in order to gain a 'fellowship' in General Surgery. This podcast follows one trainee doctor on her journey towards FRACS (Fellowship Royal Australian College of Surgeons).
This week's trauma episode is presented with our guest host Ben Finlay.
We cover hollow viscus injuries including:
- small bowel
- colonic, and
- rectal injuries
We also cover pelvic trauma including:
- pelvic fractures and the Young and Burgess classification
This week's episode welcomes back Ben Finlay to help present abdominal trauma.
We go through:
- trauma laparotomy
- liver trauma
- splenic trauma
- pancreatic trauma
- renal trauma
- and retroperitoneal haematomas and what to do with them!
Special mentions include how to do right and left...