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traumatology

 [traw″mah-tol´ah-je]
the branch of surgery dealing with wounds and disability from injuries.

trau·ma·tol·o·gy

(traw'mă-tol'ŏ-jē),
The branch of surgery concerned with the injured.
[traumato- + G. logos, study]

traumatology

/trau·ma·tol·o·gy/ (-tol´o-je) the branch of surgery dealing with wounds and disability from injuries.

traumatology

(trô′mə-tŏl′ə-jē, trou′-)
n.
The branch of medicine that deals with the surgical treatment of injuries.

trau′ma·to·log′i·cal adj.
trau′ma·tol′o·gist n.

traumatology

[trô′mətol′əjē]
Etymology: Gk, trauma + logos, science
1 the study of wounds and injuries.
2 a surgical specialty dealing with the treatment of wounds, injuries, and resulting disabilities. traumatologic, traumatological, adj.

trau·ma·tol·o·gy

(traw'mă-tol'ŏ-jē)
The branch of surgery concerned with the injured.
[traumato- + G. logos, study]

traumatology

The study and practice of the management of patients suffering from recent physical injury, as from traffic or other accidents or assault.

traumatology

the branch of surgery dealing with wounds and disability from injuries.
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GCP deployed a total of thirty-six traumatologist volunteers from September 16 through October 17, 2001, in teams numbering from eleven to fourteen.
Traumatologist has to also choose the simplest sparing method and accomplish bone fragments stabilization.
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The concluding section contains articles relevant to the orthopaedic traumatologist, including a two-part review on the Ilizarov technique and a review of post-traumatic ankle arthritis.
Such variation is not rare and is interesting not only for anatomists but also to orthopaedic surgeons, plastic surgeons, traumatologists, physiotherapists, doctors dealing with sports medicine and radiologists.
For instance, nursing departments employ a significant number of temporary staff, while casualty officers and some specialist doctors, such as traumatologists, work on an on-call basis whereby they may rotate within the public and private sectors.
This retrospective study reports on the evaluation of patients who sustained a proximal humerus fractures and were treated by fellowship trained orthopaedic traumatologists at a single academic center between December 2010 and December 2014 using the Equinoxe[R] proximal humerus locking plate.
Unstable pelvic ring injuries are always intricate and challenging problems for traumatologists and orthopedic surgeons because of the associated significant morbidity and mortality.
Designed specifically for traumatologists, this long-bone-specific system includes the variety of mini, flat plates and screw sizes necessary to address both fracture reduction and short-term fixation while the final, load-bearing repair is being completed.
As of now, the requirement is for doctors who can treat casualties like bomb injuries and burns, traumatologists and anaesthetists - mainly from the surgical branch of medicine.