It would seem that spring time is a dangerous time for young people.

Recently, we have had a spurt of patients in their early 20’s who have been the victims of traumatic injuries.  Car, motorcycle, and motocross accidents have left these young people paraplegic, quadraplegic and amputees.  Maybe because it is my first spring in ICU that I am noticing this, or maybe it is a trend.  We’ll see I guess.

One this is for sure, I know of at least 5 young adults whose lives are forever changes…


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