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Editors

Kenneth L. Mattox, MD
Distinguished Service Professor
Baylor College of Medicine
Michael E. DeBakey Department of Surgery
Chief of Staff
Chief of Surgery
Ben Taub General Hospital
Houston, Texas

Ernest E. Moore, MD
Professor and Vice Chairman
Department of Surgery
University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center
Bruce M. Rockwell Distinguished Chair of Trauma Surgery
Rocky Mountain Regional Trauma Center
Chief of Surgery
Denver Health Medical Center
Denver, Colorado

David V. Feliciano, MD
Attending Surgeon, Atlanta Medical Center
Atlanta, Georgia
Attending Surgeon, Medical Center of Central Georgia
Macon, Georgia
Professor of Surgery
Mercer University School of Medicine
Macon, Georgia
Adjunct Professor of Surgery
Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
Bethesda, Maryland

Contributors

Charles A. Adams, Jr., MD, FACS
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Chief
Division of Trauma and Surgical Critical Care
Department of Surgery
Rhode Island Hospital
Providence, Rhode Island
Chapter 47: Wounds, Bites, and Stings

David H. Ahrenholz, MD, FACS
Associate Professor of Surgery
University of Minnesota Medical School
St. Paul, Minnesota
Chapter 49: Temperature-Related Syndromes: Hyperthermia, Hypothermia, and Frostbite

Louis H. Alarcon, MD
Associate Professor of Surgery and Critical Care Medicine
Medical Director of Trauma Surgery
University of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Chapter 12: Management of Shock

Vishal Bansal, MD, FACS
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Assistant Director
Trauma Services
University of California, San Diego
San Diego, California
Chapter 4: Trauma Systems, Triage, and Transport
Chapter 55: Principles of Critical Care

Maneesh Bawa, MD
San Diego Orthopaedic Associates/Mercy Hospital
San Diego, California
Assistant Professor
Chief of Trauma Spine Surgery
Emory University Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Atlanta, Georgia
Chapter 23: Vertebrae and Spinal Cord

Robert D. Becher, MD
Howard H. Bradshaw Surgical Research Fellow
Department of General Surgery
Wake Forest University School of Medicine
Winston-Salem, North Carolina
Chapter 5: Injury Severity Scoring and Outcomes Research

Tiffany K. Bee, MD
Associate Professor of Surgery
University of Tennessee Health Science Center
Memphis, Tennessee
Chapter 29: Liver and Biliary Tract

Peleg Ben-Galim, MD
Assistant Professor
Department of Orthopedic Surgery
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, Texas
Chapter 39: Upper Extremity

Walter L. Biffl, MD
Professor of Surgery
Denver Health Medical Center
University of Colorado School of Medicine
Denver, Colorado
Chapter 32: Duodenum and Pancreas

Thomas Boro, MD
Chief Trauma Resident
Department of Surgery
Inova Fairfax Hospital
Falls Church, Virginia
Chapter 19: Injury to the Brain

Karen J. Brasel, MD, MPH
Professor of Surgery, Bioethics and Humanities
Medical College of Wisconsin
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Chapter 2: Epidemiology
Chapter 10: Initial Assessment and Management

Clay Cothren Burlew, MD
Director
Surgical Intensive Care Unit
Associate Professor of Surgery
Denver, Colorado
Chapter 14: Emergency Department Thoracotomy

Petros E. Carvounis, MD
Assistant Professor
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, Texas
Chapter 20: Eye

Yvonne I. Chu, MD
Assistant Professor
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, Texas
Chapter 20: Eye

William G. Cioffi, MD
J. Murray Beardsley Professor and Chairman
Department of Surgery
Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Surgeon-in-Chief
Rhode Island Hospital
Providence, Rhode Island
Chapter 47: Wounds, Bites, and Stings

J. Perren Cobb, MD, PhD
Director
Critical Care Center
Massachusetts General Hospital
Associate Professor of Anaesthesia and Surgery
Harvard Medical School
Boston, Massachusetts
Chapter 53: Genomics and Acute Care Surgery

Michael Coburn, MD
Professor and Chair
Scott Department of Urology
Baylor College of Medicine
Chief of Urology
Ben Taub General Hospital
Houston, Texas
Chapter 36: Genitourinary Trauma

Panna A. Codner, MD, FACS
Assistant Professor
Department of Surgery
Medical College of Wisconsin
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Chapter 10: Initial Assessment and Management

Raul Coimbra, MD, PhD, FACS
The Monroe E. Trout Professor of Surgery
Executive Vice-Chairman
Department of Surgery
Chief
Division of Trauma, Surgical Critical Care, and Burns
Director
Surgical Critical Care Fellowship Program
University of California San Diego School of Medicine
San Diego, California
Chapter 4: Trauma Systems, Triage, and Transport
Chapter 55: Principles of Critical Care

Caitlin Curtis, MD
Nutrition Support Pharmacist
University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics
Madison, Wisconsin
Chapter 60: Nutritional Support and Electrolyte Management

James W. Davis, MD, FACS
Professor of Clinical Surgery
University of California, San Francisco, Fresno
Chief of Trauma
Community Regional Medical Center
Fresno, California
Chapter 46: Social Violence

Kimberly A. Davis, MD, FACS, FCCM
Associate Professor of Surgery
Vice Chair for Clinical Affairs
Chief of the Section of Trauma, Surgical Critical Care and Surgical Emergencies
Department of Surgery
Yale University School of Medicine
New Haven, Connecticut
Chapter 28: Diaphragm

Demetrios Demetriades, MD, PhD, FACS
Professor and Vice-Chairman of Surgery
University of Southern California
Director of Trauma
Division of Emergency Surgery and Surgical Intensive Care Unit
Los Angeles County and University of Southern California Medical Center
Sierra Madre, California
Chapter 33: Colon and Rectal Trauma

Christopher J. Dente, MD, FACS
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Emory University School of Medicine
Associate Director of Trauma
Grady Memorial Hospital
Atlanta, Georgia
Chapter 16: Surgeon-Performed Ultrasound in Acute Care Surgery
Chapter 34: Abdominal Vascular Injury

Lawrence N. Diebel, MD
Professor of Surgery
Department of Surgery
Wayne State University School of Medicine
Detroit, Michigan
Chapter 31: Stomach and Small Bowel

Jay Doucet, MD, MSc, FRCSC, FACS
Associate Professor of Clinical Surgery
Director
Surgical Intensive Care Unit
University of California, San Diego
San Diego, California
Chapter 55: Principles of Critical Care

Joseph A. DuBose, MD
Major
USAF MC
University of Maryland Medical System
R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center
Air Force/C-STARS
Baltimore, Maryland
Chapter 25: Lung, Trachea, and Esophagus

James M. Ecklund, MD, FACS
Chairman
Department of Neurosciences
Inova Fairfax Hospital
Medical Director
Neurosciences
Inova Health System
Professor of Surgery
Uniformed Services University
Professor of Neurosurgery
George Washington University
Professor of Neurosurgery
Virginia Commonwealth University, School of Medicine – Inova Campus
Falls Church, Virginia
Chapter 19: Injury to the Brain

Thomas J. Esposito, MD, MPH
Professor and Chief
Division of Trauma, Surgical Critical Care & Burns
Department of Surgery
Director
Injury Analysis & Prevention Programs
Loyola University Burn & Shock Trauma Institute
Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine
Maywood, Illinois
Chapter 2: Epidemiology

Timothy C. Fabian, MD, FACS
Harwell Wilson Professor and Chairman
Department of Surgery
University of Tennessee Health Sciences Center
Memphis, Tennessee
Chapter 29: Liver and Biliary Tract

Reginald Fayssoux, MD
Eisenhower Medical Center
Rancho Mirage, California
Chapter 23: Vertebrae and Spinal Cord

David V. Feliciano, MD
Attending Surgeon, Atlanta Medical Center
Atlanta, Georgia
Attending Surgeon, Medical Center of Central Georgia
Macon, Georgia
Professor of Surgery
Mercer University School of Medicine
Macon, Georgia
Adjunct Professor of Surgery
Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
Bethesda, Maryland
Chapter 22: Neck
Chapter 34: Abdominal Vascular Injury
Chapter 38: Trauma Damage Control

Kevin F. Fitzpatrick, MD
Physiatrist
Inova Fairfax Hospital
Falls Church, Virginia
Major
U.S. Army Medical Corps
Walter Reed Army Medical Center
Washington, District of Columbia
Chapter 51: Rehabilitation

Eric R. Frykberg, MD, FACS
Professor of Surgery
University of Florida College of Medicine
Chief
Division of General Surgery
Shands Jacksonville Medical Center
Jacksonville, Florida
Chapter 8: Disaster and Mass Casualty

Larry M. Gentilello, MD
Professor of Surgery
University of Texas
Texas
Chapter 42: Alcohol and Drugs

James B. Haenel, RRT
Surgical Critical Care Specialist
Department of Surgery
Denver Health Medical Center
Denver, Colorado
Chapter 57: Respiratory Insufficiency

David J. Hak, MD
Professor
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Denver Health Medical Center
University of Colorado School of Medicine
Denver, Colorado
Chapter 40: Lower Extremity

Daithi S. Heffernan, MD, AFRCSI
Department of Surgery
Division of Trauma and Surgical Critical Care
Rhode Island Hospital
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Brown University
Providence, Rhode Island
Chapter 47: Wounds, Bites, and Stings

David N. Herndon, MD
Jesse H. Jones Distinguished Chair in Burn Surgery
Professor of Surgery
Chief of Staff
Shriners Hospitals for Children
University of Texas Medical Branch
Galveston, Texas
Chapter 48: Burns and Radiation

Asher Hirshberg, MD, FACS
Professor of Surgery
SUNY Downstate College of Medicine
Director
Emergency Vascular Surgery
Kings County Hospital Center
Brooklyn, New York
Chapter 27: Trauma Laparotomy: Principles and Techniques

John B. Holcomb, MD, FACS
Vice Chair and Professor of Surgery
Chief
Division of Acute Care Surgery
Director
Center for Translational Injury Research
Jack H. Mayfield, M.D. Chair in Surgery
University of Texas Health Science Center
Houston, Texas
Chapter 52: Modern Combat Casualty Care

David B. Hoyt, MD
Executive Director
American College of Surgeons
Chicago, Illinois
Chapter 4: Trauma Systems, Triage, and Transport

John P. Hunt, MD, MPH
Professor of Surgery
Louisiana State University Health Science Center
New Orleans, Louisiana
Chapter 1: Kinematics

Kenji Inaba, BS, MS, MD, FRCSC, FACS
Assistant Professor of Surgery
University of Southern California
Medical Director
Surgical Critical Care Fellowship Program
Division of Trauma, Emergency Surgery and Surgical Intensive Care Unit
Los Angeles and University of Southern California Medical Center
Los Angeles, California
Chapter 33: Colon and Rectal Trauma

Donald Jenkins, MD
Consultant
Division of Trauma, Critical Care and General Surgery
Associate Professor of Surgery
College of Medicine
Medical Director
Trauma Center
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, Minnesota
Chapter 52: Modern Combat Casualty Care

Jay Johannigman, MD
Professor of Surgery
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
Cincinnati, Ohio
Chapter 52: Modern Combat Casualty Care

Jeffrey L. Johnson, MD
Associate Professor of Surgery
University of Colorado Denver
Denver, Colorado
Chapter 57: Respiratory Insufficiency

Gregory J. Jurkovich, MD
Professor of Surgery
University of Washington
Chief of Trauma
Harborview Medical Center
Seattle, Washington
Chapter 6: Acute Care Surgery

Jeffry L. Kashuk, MD, FACS
Associate Professor of Surgery
University of Colorado
Denver Health Medical Center
Trauma, Acute Care Surgery and Surgical Critical Care
Denver, Colorado
Chapter 13: Postinjury Hemotherapy and Hemostasis

Aditya K. Kaza, MD
Assistant Professor of Surgery
University of Utah and Primary Children's Medical Center
Salt Lake City, Utah
Chapter 50: Organ Procurement for Transplantation

Robert M. Kellman, MD, FACS
Professor and Chair
SUNY Upstate Medical University
Syracuse, New York
Chapter 21: Face

Patrick D. Kilgo, MS
Senior Associate Faculty
Department of Biostatistics
Emory University School of Public Health
Atlanta, Georgia
Chapter 5: Injury Severity Scoring and Outcomes Research

M. Margaret Knudson, MD
Professor of Surgery
University of California, San Francisco
San Francisco, California
Chapter 37: Trauma in Pregnancy

Rosemary A. Kozar, MD
Professor of Surgery
The University of Texas Medical School at Houston
Houston, Texas
Chapter 58: Gastrointestinal Failure

Nathaniel S. Kreykes, MD
Surgeon
Pediatric Surgical Associates, LTD
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Chapter 43: The Pediatric Patient

Kenneth A. Kudsk, MD
Professor of Surgery
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Madison, Wisconsin
Chapter 60: Nutritional Support and Electrolyte Management

Anna M. Ledgerwood, MD
Professor of Surgery
Wayne State University School of Medicine-Trauma
Medical Director
Detroit Receiving Hospital
Detroit, Michigan
Chapter 59: Renal Failure

Jong O. Lee, MD
Associate Professor of Surgery
Annie Laurie Howard Chair in Burn Surgery
University of Texas Medical Branch
Attending Surgeon
Shriners Hospitals for Children
Galveston, Texas
Chapter 48: Burns and Radiation

Charles E. Lucas, MD
Professor
Department of Surgery
Wayne State University
Detroit, Michigan
Chapter 59: Renal Failure

Fred Luchette, MD
The Ambrose and Gladys Bowyer Professor of Surgery
Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine
Maywood, Illinois
Chapter 56: Cardiovascular Failure

Ronald V. Maier, MD, FACS
Jane and Donald D. Trunkey Professor and Vice Chair
Department of Surgery
University of Washington
Surgeon-in-Chief
Harborview Medical Center
Seattle, Washington
Chapter 3: Injury Prevention

Alan B. Marr, MD, FACS
Professor of Clinical Surgery
Vice Chairman of Education and Informatics
Louisiana State Univeristy Health Sciences Center at New Orleans
Attending in Trauma and Critical Care
Medical Center of Louisiana in New Orleans
New Orleans, Louisiana
Chapter 1: Kinematics

Kenneth L. Mattox, MD
Distinguished Service Professor
Baylor College of Medicine
Michael E. DeBakey Department of Surgery
Chief of Staff
Chief of Surgery
Ben Taub General Hospital
Houston, Texas
Chapters 24: Trauma Thoracotomy: Principles and Techniques
Chapters 26: Heart and Thoracic Vascular Injuries
Chapters 54: Trauma, Medicine, and the Law

Caitlin L. McAuliffe, BS
Research Assistant
Center for Neuroscience and Regenerative Medicine
Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
Bethesda, Maryland
Chapter 51: Rehabilitation

Laurence B. McCullough, PhD
Dalton Tomlin Chair in Medical Ethics and Health Policy
Center for Medical Ethics and Health Policy
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, Texas
Chapter 45: Ethics of Acute Care Surgery

J. Wayne Meredith, MD
Richard T. Myers Professor and Chair
Department of General Surgery
Director
Division of Surgical Sciences
Wake Forest University School of Medicine
Winston-Salem, North Carolina
Chapter 5: Injury Severity Scoring and Outcomes Research

Max B. Mitchell, MD
Professor of Surgery
University of Colorado at Denver and
Children's Hospital Colorado Heart Institute
Aurora, Colorado
Chapter 50: Organ Procurement for Transplantation

Stacey A. Mitchell, DNP, MBA, RN, SANE-A, SANE-P
Director
Forensic Nursing Services
Harris County Hospital District
Houston, Texas
Chapter 54: Trauma, Medicine, and the Law

Charles Mock, MD, PhD
Professor
Department of Surgery and Department of Epidemiology
Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center
University of Washington
Seattle, Washington
Chapter 3: Injury Prevention

Ernest E. Moore, MD
Professor and Vice Chairman
Department of Surgery
University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center
Bruce M. Rockwell Distinguished Chair of Trauma Surgery
Rocky Mountain Regional Trauma Center
Chief of Surgery
Denver Health Medical Center
Denver, Colorado
Chapter 13: Postinjury Hemotherapy and Hemostasis
Chapter 14: Emergency Department Thoracotomy
Chapter 61: Multiple Organ Failure

Frederick A. Moore, MD
Professor of Surgery
The Methodist Hospital Research Institute
Chief, Division of Acute Care Surgery and Critical Care
The Methodist Hospital
Houston, Texas
Chapters 58: Gastrointestinal Failure
Chapters 61: Multiple Organ Failure

David Netscher, MD
Clinic Professor
Division of Plastic Surgery
Professor
Department of Orthopedic Surgery
Chief of Hand Surgery
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, Texas
Chapter 39: Upper Extremity

James V. O'Connor, MD, FACS
Trauma Medical Director
CaroMont Health
Gastonia, North Carolina
Chapter 25: Lung, Trachea, and Esophagus

Grant E. O'Keefe, MD
Professor
Department of Surgery
University of Washington
Harborview Medical Center
Seattle, Washington
Chapter 53: Genomics and Acute Care Surgery

Nata Parnes, MD
Director
Tri-County Orthopaedics
Carthage Area Hospital
Carthage, New York
Chapter 39: Upper Extremity

Paul F. Pasquina, MD
Colonel
U.S. Army Medical Corps
Chief
Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation
Walter Reed National Military Medical Center
Washington, District of Columbia
Chapter 51: Rehabilitation

Andrew B. Peitzman, MD
Mark M. Ravitch Professor
Executive Vice-Chair
Department of Surgery
University of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Chapter 12: Management of Shock

Fredric M. Pieracci, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Denver Health Medical Center
University of Colorado School of Medicine
Denver, Colorado
Chapter 13: Postinjury Hemotherapy and Hemostasis

Alexander F. Post, MD
Assistant Professor
George Washington University and Virginia Commonwealth University
Pediatric Neurosurgery
Department of Neuroscience
Inova Fairfax Hospital
Falls Church, Virginia
Chapter 19: Injury to the Brain

Juan Carlos Puyana, MD, FACS, FACCP, FRCSC
Director
Global Health – Surgery
Associate Professor Surgery and Clinical Translational Science
University of Pittsburgh
President Pan-American Trauma Society
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Chapter 12: Management of Shock

Peter Rhee, MD, MPH, FACS, FCCM, DMCC
Professor of Surgery
Chief of Trauma, Critical Care, Emergency Surgery
University of Arizona
Tucson, Arizona
Chapter 52: Modern Combat Casualty Care

Charles F. Rinker II, MD, FACS
Adjunct Clinical Professor of Medicine
Montana State University
Bozeman, Montana
Chapter 9: Rural Trauma

Michael F. Rotondo, MD, FACS
Professor and Chair
Department of Surgery
Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University
Greenville, North Carolina
Chapter 11: Airway Management

Grace S. Rozycki, MD, RDMS, FACS
Professor of Surgery
Emory University School of Medicine and Grady Memorial Hospital
Atlanta, Georgia
Chapter 16: Surgeon-Performed Ultrasound in Acute Care Surgery

Scott G. Sagraves, MD, FACS
Chief
Division of Trauma and Surgical Critical Care
Associate Professor of Surgery
Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University
Greenville, North Carolina
Chapter 11: Airway Management

Jeffrey P. Salomone, MD, FACS, NREMT-P
Associate Professor of Surgery
Emory University School of Medicine
Deputy Chief of Surgery
Grady Memorial Hospital
Atlanta, Georgia
Chapter 7: Prehospital Care

Joseph A. Salomone III, MD, FAAEM
Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine
University of Missouri Kansas City School of Medicine
EMS Medical Director
Kansas City Fire Department
Kansas City, Missouri
Chapter 7: Prehospital Care

Nels D. Sanddal, MS, REMT-B
President and CEO
Critical Illness and Trauma Foundation
Bozeman, Montana
Chapter 9: Rural Trauma

Angela Sauaia, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Public Health and Surgery
Department of Surgery
University of Colorado Denver, School of Medicine
Aurora, Colorado
Chapter 61: Multiple Organ Failure

Thomas M. Scalea, MD
Physician-in-Chief
R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center
Baltimore, Maryland
Chapter 25: Lung, Trachea, and Esophagus

William P. Schecter, MD, FACS
Professor of Clinical Surgery
University of California, San Francisco
San Francisco General Hospital
San Francisco, California
Chapter 8: Disaster and Mass Casualty

Kevin M. Schuster, MD, FACS
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Section of Trauma, Surgical Critical Care and Surgical Emergencies
Department of Surgery
Yale University School of Medicine
New Haven, Connecticut
Chapter 28: Diaphragm

Salvatore J.A. Sclafani, MD
Professor and Chairman of Radiology
Professor of Clinical Surgery and Clinical Emergency Medicine
State University of New York Health Science Center at Brooklyn
Brooklyn, New York
Chapter 15: Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology

Steven R. Shackford, MD
Professor of Surgery Emeritus
University of Vermont School of Medicine
Director Trauma Graduate Medical Education
Scripps Mercy Hospital
San Diego, California
Chapter 41: Peripheral Vascular Injury

Michael J. Sise, MD, FACS
Clinical Professor of Surgery
UCSD School of Medicine
Trauma Medical Director
Scripps Mercy Hospital
San Diego, California
Chapter 41: Peripheral Vascular Injury

Wade R. Smith, MD, FACS
Professor
Department of Orthopaedics
University of Colorado School of Medicine
Englewood, Colorado
Chapter 40: Lower Extremity

Philip F. Stahel, MD, FACS
Professor of Orthopaedics and Neurosurgery
University of Colorado (CU)
School of Medicine
Denver Health Medical Center
Denver, Colorado
Chapter 40: Lower Extremity

Lance E. Stuke, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Department of Surgery
Louisiana State University Health Science Center
New Orleans, Louisiana
Chapter 1: Kinematics

Eric A. Toschlog, MD, FACS, FCCM
Associate Professor of Surgery
Director
Surgical Critical Care
Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University
Greenville, North Carolina
Chapter 11: Airway Management

Peter Tsai, MD
Assistant Professor of Cardiothoracic Surgery
Michael E. DeBakey Department of Surgery
Baylor College of Medicine
Staff Surgeon
Ben Taub General Hospital
Houston, Texas
Chapters 24: Trauma Thoracotomy: Principles and Techniques
Chapters 26: Heart and Thoracic Vascular Injuries

David W. Tuggle, MD
Chief
Pediatric Surgery
The University of Oklahoma College of Medicine
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Chapter 43: The Pediatric Patient

George C. Velmahos, MD, PhD, MSEd
John F. Burke Professor of Surgery
Chief
Division of Trauma, Emergency Surgery, and Surgical Critical Care
Harvard Medical School
Massachusetts General Hospital
Boston, Massachusetts
Chapter 35: Pelvis

Gary A. Vercruysse, MD
Assistant Professor of Surgeon
Emory University School of Medicine
Co-Director
Burn Center
Attending Surgeon
Grady Memorial Hospital
Atlanta, Georgia
Chapter 22: Neck

Matthew J. Wall, Jr., MD
Professor of Surgery
Michael E. DeBakey Department of Surgery
Baylor College of Medicine
Deputy Chief of Surgery/Chief of Thoracic Surgery
Ben Taub General Hospital
Chairman of the Executive Medical Board
Ben Taub General Hospital
Houston, Texas
Chapters 24: Trauma Thoracotomy: Principles and Techniques
Chapters 26: Heart and Thoracic Vascular Injuries

Michael A. West, MD, PhD, FACS, FCCM
Professor and Vice Chair
Department of Surgery
University of California, San Francisco
Chief of Surgery
San Francisco General Hospital
San Francisco, California
Chapter 18: Infections

Michael T. White, MD
Assistant Professor of Surgery & Director
Burn Center
Detroit Receiving Hospital
Department of Surgery
Detroit Medical Center/Wayne State University
Detroit, Michigan
Chapter 59: Renal Failure

David H. Wisner, MD
Professor and Chairman
Department of Surgery
University of California, Davis
Sacramento, California
Chapter 30: Injury to the Spleen

Mary Margaret Wolfe, MD
Assisstant Clinical Professor of Surgery
University of California, San Francisco - Fresno
Fresno, California
Chapter 56: Cardiovascular Failure

Amy D. Wyrzykowski, MD
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Emory University School of Medicine
Grady Memorial Hospital
Atlanta, Georgia
Chapter 38: Trauma Damage Control

Daniel Dante Yeh, MD
Clinical Instructor
Harvard Medical School
Massachusetts General Hospital
Boston, Massachusetts
Chapter 18: Infections
Chapter 37: Trauma in Pregnancy

Jay A. Yelon, DO, FACS, FCCM
Chairman
Department of Surgery
Lincoln Medical Center
Bronx, New York
Chapter 44: The Geriatric Patient

Dirk Younker, MD
Shelden Professor and Vice-Chairman
Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine
University of Missouri at Columbia
Chapter 17: Principles of Anesthesia and Pain Management

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