The ITLS Military 2nd Edition Instructor Slides are available now from the ITLS Bookstore. Train in military casualty care with the all-new edition: The program adapts proven techniques of trauma assessment and treatment from the civilian ITLS course to the military environment where limited resources are the rule, not the exception.
The 2nd annual Asian regional ITLS conference will be held on April 20-22, 2015 in Shanghai, China. Save the date and plan to attend! More details will be available shortly. The 2015 conference will be hosted and organized by the ITLS China – Shanghai Xin Hua Hospital chapter.
Congratulations to the newly elected members of the ITLS Board of Directors: Eric Roy, ACP, Chen Zhi, MD, and Peter Macintyre, ACP. Elections were held during the Business Sessions at the International Trauma Conference in Cleveland, Ohio.
The ITLS Editorial Board has just released video introductions to its three position papers published in May 2014. The short videos provide an overview and discussion of the content of ITLS’ updated positions on spinal motion restriction, use of TXA, and needle decompression.
The ITLS Editorial Board has released a new position paper on the use of personal protective equipment (PPE) and infectious disease. The recent surge of Ebola cases should serve as a reminder to all ITLS providers about the importance of proper PPE use when dealing with trauma patients.
ITLS sets the standard with online education that’s interactive, flexible, accessible and affordable for all. The 8-hour online course covers the didactic content of the ITLS Provider course, revised and updated to the 7th edition textbook.
ITLS is proud to be represented by 97 Chapters and Training Centres in 37 countries worldwide. ITLS programs are located on every continent except Antarctica! Wherever you are located, there’s a program near you, ready to assist with your trauma training and education.