Common Orthopedic Procedures For The Accidental & Traumatic Patients
Trauma is the physical injuries that are caused by accidents and impacts. Trauma patients are those victims that simply fall at home to the complex patients that are following road accidents.
Trauma involves multiple types of the injuries like brain, chest, abdomen, blood vessels, nerves, etc. We are providing the best accident & trauma surgery in Pune.
Trauma is defined as an injury caused by an external source, and can often be life-threatening. In the field of orthopedic medicine, trauma or orthopedic trauma is categorized as a severe injury to the elements of the musculoskeletal system (muscles, joints, ligaments, bones, and soft tissue). These trauma injuries are often the result of a sudden accident, like a fall, that requires immediate medical attention. While these injuries are not all life-threatening, they are life-altering. Therefore, the help of an orthopedic surgeon is crucial.
According to the severity of the fracture, specialists will decide on the type of treatment given. Open and closed treatments are two wide categories of types of methods. Open treatment involves surgical dealings with the broken bone ends to fix them in place. Close treatment is a method where the practitioner applies gentle pressure on the bone with the skin and muscles left intact. Hence, no incursions are made or the bone is not seen by the surgeon. Closed methods are rarely implemented on patients because the success rate is low when compared to surgical treatments.
Benefits of surgery include:
Increased mobility and movement
Improved quality of life, ability to return to normal activities
Enables you to sleep without pain
Trauma can be defined as physical injuries caused by accidents and impacts. Trauma patients can be the victims of injuries ranging from a simple fall at home to complex injuries following road accidents. Trauma surgery is the stream which involves in surgical treatments for physical injuries, especially emergency situations such as accident cases. A team approach involving Doctors from various specialties and para medical staffs is necessary in addressing and resuscitating these patients.
Trauma patients usually present with multiple injuries which may involve the brain, face, chest, abdomen, pelvis, bone, blood vessels, nerves and soft tissues. Immediate primary care and resuscitation is the key in saving these patients which is possible only in tertiary centers with round the clock emergency care.
Chirayu clinic is a tertiary referral centre for complex trauma services and deals with the management of primary trauma, neglected trauma, and complications of primary management of trauma, polytrauma and mass accidents. The Trauma team includes intensivists, orthopaedic surgeons, general surgeons, neurosurgeons and specialized nurses.
All members of the Trauma team are trained in Basic Life Support (BLS) and Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS) resulting in patients being efficiently triaged and managed in the emergency department. The Trauma team surgeons and physicians are highly experienced in early resuscitation, emergency management of trauma to all parts of the body and definitive surgical interventions. The anaesthetists and intensivists are specialized in pain relief and administer regional anaesthetic blocks on arrival to control pain.
Dr. Vinil Shinde’s focused treatment areas are Joint Replacement, Sports Medicine & all kinds of Trauma. He also does Primary, Revision Joint Replacements (Hip, Knee & Shoulder) and Arthroscopic Ligament Reconstruction in the knees & shoulder.
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If you think you are facing similar conditions, or have suffered from them in the past, please contact the Chirayu Clinic team to schedule an appointment at: +91 772 008 0890 and www.drvinilshinde.com