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Trauma Center of the Rockies

Patient and Family Education

Trauma Center of the Rockies works to ensure that patients and their loved ones understand every step of the care continuum.

Below are trauma patient education forms that cover many areas of trauma injury and care. They also include basic anatomy information to help you understand the body areas and organ functions where injuries may have occurred. Your trauma case manager typically provides and reviews these handouts with you to help explain injuries and care planning.

General Trauma Orthopedic Trauma
 Traumatic Brain Injury Orthopedic Injuries
 Liver Injuries  Femur Fractures
 Pulmonary Contusion  Pelvic Fracture
 Spleen Injury - no surgery  Rib Fractures
 Splenectomy (spleen injury with surgery)  Tibia/Fibula Fracture
 Pneumothorax/Hemothorax  Upper Extremity Fractures
 Pneumothorax/Hemothorax - Rib Fractures  Upper Extremity Fractures (humerus ulna, radius)
 Common Reactions After Trauma  

You may also always speak with your trauma care coordinator about any questions or concerns you may have.

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