Christine Ramirez, MD, Surgical Critical Care Fellow, R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center, University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore.

Jay Menaker, MD, Associate Professor, Department of Surgery, Emergency Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine; Program in Trauma, R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center, Baltimore, MD.


Robert E. Falcone, MD, FACS, CEO, Central Ohio Trauma System, Adjunct Professor of Surgery, The Ohio State University College of Medicine, Columbus.

Statement of Financial Disclosure

To reveal any potential bias in this publication, and in accordance with Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education guidelines, Dr. Dietrich (editor in chief), Dr. Ramirez (author), Dr. Menaker (author), Dr. Falcone (peer reviewer), Ms. Behrens (nurse reviewer), Ms. Mark (executive editor), Ms. Coplin (executive editor), and Ms. Hatcher (AHC Media editorial group manager) report no relationships with companies related to this field of study.