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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.
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traumatology

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

the science of wounds and their treatment. — traumatologist, n.
See also: Medical Specialties
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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
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Translations

traumatology

[ˌtrɔːməˈtɒlədʒi] ntraumatologie f
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trau·ma·tol·o·gy

n. traumatología, rama de la cirugía que trata del cuidado de lesiones y heridas.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

traumatology

n traumatología
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Such variation is not rare and is interesting not only for anatomists but also to orthopaedic surgeons, plastic surgeons, traumatologists, physiotherapists, doctors dealing with sports medicine and radiologists.
For instance, nursing departments employ a significant number of temporary staff, while casualty officers and some specialist doctors, such as traumatologists, work on an on-call basis whereby they may rotate within the public and private sectors.
This retrospective study reports on the evaluation of patients who sustained a proximal humerus fractures and were treated by fellowship trained orthopaedic traumatologists at a single academic center between December 2010 and December 2014 using the Equinoxe[R] proximal humerus locking plate.
Unstable pelvic ring injuries are always intricate and challenging problems for traumatologists and orthopedic surgeons because of the associated significant morbidity and mortality.
"As of now, the requirement is for doctors who can treat casualties like bomb injuries and burns, traumatologists and anaesthetists - mainly from the surgical branch of medicine.
For orthopedic surgeons, including traumatologists, the same calculation would yield 13 positions.
bring together other orthopedic and spine surgeons, neurosurgeons, physical therapists, and other specialists mainly from North America to present 39 chapters for spine surgeons involved in the evaluation and treatment of spine trauma victims as well as for surgical traumatologists, critical care specialists, rehabilitation professionals, and residents.
Comparison of intramedullary nailing of distal third tibial shaft fractures: before and after traumatologists. Orthopedics 2004;27(11):1180-1184.
Traumatologists warned that there was no control over what kind of health care was being given in the ambulances and at "phantom" medical offices.
"New in diagnostic in resistant posttraumatic contractures of the knee joint," Survey of Russian Society of traumatologists and orthopedists [Sbornik Vserossiyskogo nauchno-medizinskogo obshestva travmatologov i ortopedov], in Russain, p.87.
Iberia will fly a team of 16 FADEI Foundation physicians, including surgeons, traumatologists, anaesthetists and paediatricians, to Haiti on Thursday, where they will set up an operating theatre in the Jimani hospital.
Although all dental traumatologists agree that for avulsions short term (8-10 days) flexible splinting is advisable there is controversy for root fractures.