Early Management of Trauma
The Next EMTC session is scheduled tentatively for
the next EMTC course is tentatively scheduled for 1st, 2nd & 3rd August 2016 Register now to avoid disappointment .
the first time...
Emergency Department of the Christian Medical College, Vellore was
the first medical institution in the country to introduce a
structured training program for the early management of Trauma.
Based on the Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS) of the American
College of Surgeons, this Course is an indigenous program
conceptualised, developed and validated by trained Instructors from
the Faculty of the Christian Medical College, Vellore.
in 1997, the Early Management of Trauma Course (EMTC), is designed
to provide hands-on experience in prioritisation and early
management of trauma. Conducted twice /thrice a year, it comprises
of lectures, scenarios and ‘skill stations’ on various aspects
of trauma evaluation & management.
is open to all First Responders of Trauma – doctors and nurses,
irrespective of specialty. The number of delegates is restricted to
25 on first-come first-served basis. Spot
registration is unavailable. Watch
this website for exact dates of the next course. Send in your
Registration form and draft as soon as possible to avoid
disappointment. For those accepted for the program, the course
Manual would be dispatched 2 weeks prior to the Course. Delegates
are expected to qualify in the Theory and Practical examination
securing a minimum of 85% in each, for certification.
course has been reviewed and accepted by The Centre for
Accreditation, Tamilnadu Dr. MGR Medical University and is
designated 20 credit points in category 3, for those who qualify in
the above examinations.