BOAST - The Management of Urological Trauma Associated with Pelvic Fractures

01 Aug 2016


Urological trauma is rare and the incidence of severe urethral trauma is 1/million population/year. The majority of cases are due to blunt high-energy trauma with associated multi-system injuries and 80% of these cases are associated with pelvic fractures. Urological injuries are potentially fatal and can result in severe long-term disability. 

Tags: urethra, bladder, urology, networks