Janet C Howard
- Reducing missed injuries at a level II trauma centerJanet Howard
Memorial Leighton Trauma Center, 615 North Michigan Street, South Bend, IN 46601, USA
J Trauma Nurs 13:89-95. 2006..The most commonly missed injuries were fractures of the extremities. We propose that tertiary examinations be adopted as a standard of care for patients admitted to level II trauma centers...
- Society of Trauma Nurses position statement on the role of the clinical nurse specialist in traumaJanet C Howard
Memorial Hospital, South Bend, Indiana 46601, USA
J Trauma Nurs 15:91-3. 2008..The CNS's ability to minimize variances in care and prevent adverse outcomes directly support performance improvement. The Society of Trauma Nurses recognizes and supports the utilization of CNSs in trauma programs...
- Blood component therapy in trauma guided with the utilization of the perfusionist and thromboelastographyMark Walsh
Emergency Department, Memorial Hospital, South Bend, Indiana 46601, USA
J Extra Corpor Technol 43:162-7. 2011..In our program, the inclusion of the perfusionist with expertise in performing and interpreting TEG analysis allows the multidisciplinary trauma team to more effectively manage blood products and resuscitation in this population...