traumatology


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trau·ma·tol·o·gy

 (trô′mə-tŏl′ə-jē, trou′-)
n.
The branch of medicine that deals with the surgical treatment of injuries.

trau′ma·to·log′i·cal adj.
trau′ma·tol′o·gist n.

traumatology

(ˌtrɔːməˈtɒlədʒɪ)
n
the branch of medicine that deals with the surgical treatment of physical injuries caused by accidents or violence

trau•ma•tol•o•gy

(ˌtraʊ məˈtɒl ə dʒi, ˌtrɔ-)

n.
a branch of medicine dealing with major wounds caused by accidents or violence.
[1895–1900]
trau`ma•tol′o•gist, n.

traumatology

the science of wounds and their treatment. — traumatologist, n.
See also: Medical Specialties
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.traumatology - the branch of medicine that deals with the surgical repair of injuries and wounds arising from accidentstraumatology - the branch of medicine that deals with the surgical repair of injuries and wounds arising from accidents
medical specialty, medicine - the branches of medical science that deal with nonsurgical techniques
Translations

traumatology

[ˌtrɔːməˈtɒlədʒi] ntraumatologie f

trau·ma·tol·o·gy

n. traumatología, rama de la cirugía que trata del cuidado de lesiones y heridas.

traumatology

n traumatología
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Scope 3 - providing health services by specialist doctors in the field of orthopedics and traumatology of the musculoskeletal system within the clinical department of orthopedics and traumatology of the motor organs.
The scope of traumatology is so broad and affects such a diversity of individuals, communities, and cultures that "the expectation of psychological trauma and posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in the aftermath of catastrophic events is now part of our national consciousness" (Reyes & Elhai, 2004, p.
The Department of Orthopedic Surgery and Traumatology of the Clinical Center of Vojvodina is today a modern hospital providing health care for the patients with trauma and disorders of the locomotion system.
Aljosa Matejcic, MD, PhD, Head of the University Hospital for Traumatology.
He also attended a number of world-class competitions such as the World Athletics Championship in Portugal in 2002, besides a series of specialized courses in medical supervision, sports injuries,sports traumatology andneural therapy.
Traumatology is the study of wounds and injuries, its management and repair.
Taken together, the expenses in orthopedics and traumatology will inevitably increase, challenging the existed medical and health system, presenting significant financial and emotional burden on the society.
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Surgeons of the Burn Ward at the Bishkek Research Center of Traumatology and Orthopedics together with specialists from Berlin are planning to operate patients with burn injuries for free.
The conference, supported by the Ministry of Health, is organized by PAOA, in collaboration with the Omani and GCC Orthopaedic Associations, Greek Association of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology, Iranian Orthopaedic Association and Turkish Society of Orthopaedics and Traumatology.
Germany) presents a guide to general and specialized traumatology for physical therapists, occupational therapists, and physical therapy students that focuses on the effects of specific traumatic injuries on function and the guidelines and potential results of physical therapy treatment.
Gert Krischak, recently published by Thieme, is a focused, easy-to-use guide to general and specialized traumatology specifically geared to physical therapists and students.