Definitive Surgical Trauma Course (DSTC)

Definitive Surgical Trauma Care Course (DSTC)

The DSTC™ Course is designed for surgeons and surgical trainees. Many situations require specific trauma surgical expertise; this course is designed to teach the special trauma techniques particularly applicable to the patient who requires surgery and intensive care for major trauma, in a setting where such care is not commonly practiced or even available.

The course includes lectures and skills labs.

History of Definitive Surgical Trauma Care (DSTC) Course

Overall 9 courses have been given to date, training 209 physicians from 25 different hospitals.