Physician Greater San Antonio Emergency Physicians (GSEP) San Antonio, Texas
This lecture will review the evidence that debunks the use of spinal immobilization in trauma patients. After this lecture attendees will understand why the best place for spinal immobilization is in the trash.
This session is included in the virtual live stream.
Explain why spinal immobilization can be harmful to patients.
Explain what spinal immobilization does and does not do in terms of patient care.
List seven reasons why the use of spinal immobilization is an antiquated practice.