Massive injuries during natural disasters
Traumatology / / August 12, 2017
emergence of various nature and severity of the injury at the same time a large number of people in peacetime observed in natural disasters (hurricanes, typhoons, cyclones, floods, landslides, avalanches, earthquakes, tsunamis, volcanic eruptions), aviation and rail accidentsat bus and massive car accidents, for large industrial accidents (fires, explosions).
When large-scale disasters sanitary losses among the population are always massive, and most lesions is combined character, which is due to both emerging destruction of buildings, fires, explosions of gas, emissions of various pollutants.
on sanitary losses adversely affect extremely unfavorable sanitary conditions, which are affected (lack of housing, and even hiding, the cessation of water, electricity and gas supply, sewerage destruction).Organization of medical aid during natural disasters compounded by the fact that the capture and destruction of hospitals and health care providers and may be among the sanitary losses.
- Dislocation shin
- Dislocation brush
- Dislocations of the hip
- Plaster bandages
- Bilateral dislocations of hip
- clinical picture of multiple fractures pelvis
- Combined treatment of injuries
- Treatment of MultipleRib fracture
When traffic accidents is extremely unfavorable factor is the remoteness of the scene.Under these conditions to rely on a complete medical care difficult.Therefore, when mass arrivals hit sharply increases the role of the implementation of middle and junior medical staff of medical measures of increased complexity.First aid immediately after a natural disaster or catastrophe could have practically only the victims themselves in the manner of self and mutual help.To work in the disaster areas attract medical units of the number of people (workers, employees), the so-called sanitary guards, sanitary posts.They should all be familiar with the basic principles of emergency aid to the victims with combined injuries.