Abdominal Trauma in Combat.


Evaluating and managing patients with abdominal trauma remains one of the most challenging, resource-intensive and satisfying aspects of combat care. It demands a thorough understanding of the pathophysiology of trauma and shock, excellent clinical acumen and the ability to think and operate rationally in a chaotic milieu. 
DOI: 10.1016/S0377-1237(10)80011-5