Trauma: Crashes, Falls, and Bullets in Everyday Life
1 session, 2 hours
What’s the #1 cause of death in Americans under 45? Trauma! What kills 3 times as many Americans as breast cancer? Trauma! Falling from this height has a 50% death rate ? how high? “Good Guys” shot on TV do just fine. Are GSW’s (Gun Shot Wounds) really that bad? Driving with cell phones or texting – lots of silly laws or worse than drunk driving? Seatbelts? Helmets? Why all the fuss?
Instructor: Dr. Larry Romane is board certified in Emergency Medicine and spent 35 years as an ER doctor. After retiring, he served as a physician volunteer at a free clinic for the uninsured. He’s the author of two medical books and loves teaching. His courses give current medical information at a high school reading level. Look for Dr. Romane’s book, R U Medically Curious? Common Topics – Simply Explained, online and on Kindle.
ILR679 Trauma: Crashes, Falls, and Bullets in Everyday Life
5-Digit Number: 16284
Thu, 1 p.m. – 3 p.m., 11/8 – 11/8
Location: Conference Center/E-106