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Las Vegas – Trauma/Critical Care/Emergency General Surgery Conference

I’d like to take just a little space on my blog to talk about the 45th annual Las Vegas trauma conference. As usual, the facilities were fabulous. The format is truly remarkable. Unlike most scientific conferences, in this conference the focus is on delivering pertinent information quickly and efficiently. Many conferences drone on and on for hours. Instead, these lectures are confined to 15-20 minutes. That’s it. I’d like to highlight just a few of those lectures that I thought were interesting or particularly informative.

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Las Vegas – Trauma/Critical Care/Emergency General Surgery Conference (Updated with video)

I’d like to take just a little space on my blog to talk about the 45th annual Las Vegas trauma conference. As usual, the facilities were fabulous. The format is truly remarkable. Unlike most scientific conferences, in this conference the focus is on delivering pertinent information quickly and efficiently. Many conferences drone on and on for hours. Instead, these lectures are confined to 15-20 minutes. That’s it. I’d like to highlight just a few of those lectures that I thought were interesting or particularly informative. This is the last lecture of the conference. Dr. Ken Mattox takes his time and reviews

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Friday Night News Roundup

I’ve been enjoying a fabulous trauma conference in beautiful downtown Chicago. This is simply one of my favorite cities in all of the United States. The spring and fall will deliver weather that is unparalleled. Unfortunately, I got here just a little late in the season. It’s starting to get chilly. The Art Institute of Chicago is one of my favorite places. Terrible plane crash in Reno, Nevada. Several deaths. Upwards of 50 or 60 injuries, according to some news reports. Very sad. Inflation appears to be ticking up. This is really bad news. The things that the Federal Reserve can

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