Foreword for the 2012 Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma (EAST) Practice Management Guidelines Supplement
The Eastern Association of the Surgery of Trauma approach to practice management guideline development using Grading of Recommendations, Assessment, Development, and Evaluation (GRADE) methodology
Nonoperative management of blunt hepatic injury
Selective nonoperative management of blunt splenic injury
Screening for blunt cardiac injury
Evaluation and management of mild traumatic brain injury
Evaluation and management of penetrating lower extremity arterial trauma
Prophylactic antibiotic use in penetrating abdominal trauma
Screening for thoracolumbar spinal injuries in blunt trauma
Emergency tracheal intubation immediately following traumatic injury
Presumptive antibiotic use in tube thoracostomy for traumatic hemopneumothorax
Evaluation and management of geriatric trauma
Management of pulmonary contusion and flail chest
Evaluation and management of small-bowel obstruction