Trauma


POSSIBLE CAUSES OF TRAUMATIC INJURIES:

  1. Automobile accident
  2. Sports injuries
  3. Hunting injuries
  4. Falls and accidents
  5. Work related accidents

WHAT YOU CAN DO FOR RELIEF:

  1. Call Orthopaedic Associates or go to Emergency Room
  2. Ice and elevate injury
  3. Compress any bleeding areas
  4. Call 911 if necessary

ROC TREATMENT PLAN:

  1. Stabilization of injury via cast or splint
  2. Cleaning of any open wounds, antibiotic treatment if necessary
  3. X-rays or MRI
  4. Surgery if indicated

Head Trauma on the Soccer Field

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