International Trauma Life Support (ITLS)

nternational Trauma Life Support (ITLS) is a global not-for-profit organization dedicated to preventing death and disability from trauma through education and emergency trauma care. Founded in 1985 as Basic Trauma Life Support, ITLS today has more than 80 chapters and training centers around the world. Through ITLS, professionals have learned proven techniques endorsed by the American College of Emergency Physicians.

ITLS trains and empowers you with the knowledge and skill to provide optimal care in the pre-hospital setting. It trains you in a realistic, hands-on approach which is proven to work in the field- from scene to surgery.

ITLS course combines classroom learning, hands-on skill stations, and assessment stations that put your learning to work in simulated trauma situations.

DURATION:

2 days

ELIGIBILITY

  • MBBS, BAMS, BUMS, BHMS, Nursing, Paramedic

 

COURSE CONTENT:

  • Scene size up & Assessment Initial management
  • ITLS patient assessment
  • Thoracic Trauma
  • Shock evaluation & assessment
  • Trauma in Pregnancy
  • Trauma in Children
  • Trauma in the Elderly
  • Trauma Arrest
  • Skills stations- Spinal motion restriction including rapid extrication, helmet removal, log-roll, long/backboard/scoop stretcher utilization; Extremity immobilization and traction splint application