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Glossary of Trauma Terms

Advanced Practitioners
The CMC trauma team also includes board certified physician assistants and nurse practitioners who assist the physicians with patient care. These providers have all received post-graduate education and clinical training in trauma and critical care medicine and work closely with the trauma surgeons and other members of the trauma team.