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The TSN Recovery Assessment is designed for patients who are recovering from a traumatic injury. The questions are meant to help you understand your strengths and available resources, as well as to help you identify potential problems or challenges you may face in your recovery.

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Join the Trauma Survivors Network (TSN) for free today! Learn more about your injuries from the experts and connect with other survivors. Share your experiences, learn how to better manage your life after a serious injury and gain support and hope from others.

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Join the Trauma Survivors Network (TSN) for free today! Connect with family and friends through CarePages© and learn more about your trauma center and what to expect in the hours and days after the injury. Benefit from programs and services available to you and your loved one as you move together on the road to recovery.

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Join the Trauma Survivors Network (TSN) as a member hospital and partner with the American Trauma Society in providing the services that patients and families tell us they need to navigate their stay in the hospital and help them on the road to recovery.

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Golden Hour Policy W News & Press</b> </a> <p> (09/15/16) Read about recent events, essential information and the latest community news. </p> </div> <div class='third'> <a href='' target='_blank'> <b>For injured teens, pediatric trauma centers may be best</b> </a> <p> (06/28/16) Injured teens treated at pediatric trauma centers are less likely to die than those treated at adult centers, a new study suggests.  Pediatric trauma centers have resources specialized to treat the anatomical and social needs of children, the authors <a href='' target='_blank'> more</a> </p> </div> <a class='arrow-blue' href=''>View all TraumaWatch News</a> </div> <div class='box survivor-stories'> <div class='header'> <h2><a href="/pages/survivor-stories">Survivor Stories</a></h2> </div> <img class='left' src='/ckeditor_assets/pictures/4/content_pat_showalter5.jpg'> <h3><a href="/pages/1118">Pat's Story</a></h3> <p><p>On June 25th, 1994 I was getting ready to cross the street when about a 20 mph gust of wind blew off an unsecured section of roof from a building. The 20×25 foot section dropped three stories and hit me like a frisbee. I hit the ground approximately 50 feet down the street, rolled over, sat up and looked down to see my right foot laying on my chest. My first thought was “How am I going to stand up?”.  My left leg was barely <a href='/pages/pat-s-story'> more</a></p></p> <a class='arrow-blue' href='/pages/survivor-stories'>View more survivor stories</a> </div> <div class='box join-tsn'> <div class='box'> <div class='join-inline'> <a href='/users/new'> <em>Join the<br /></em> <b>Trauma Survivors Network</b> <span>for free!</span> </a> <p>We are here for you! Please join the TSN if you think we can help you...or if you can help support and inspire others.</p> </div> <a class='join-button' href='/users/new'> <span></span> Join the Trauma Survivors<br /> Network for free now </a> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <div class='footer'> <ul class='shareLinks'> <li> <a href="#" class="print-icon" onclick="window.print();"><span></span>Print</a> </li> <script src=';charset=utf-8&amp;style=default&amp;publisher=e454a7d1-979e-445f-aeb8-746f394e1647&amp;headerbg=%23081843&amp;inactivebg=%23ecf2fc&amp;inactivefg=%23616161&amp;linkfg=%23616161&amp;offsetTop=-420' type='text/javascript'></script> </ul> <ul class='footerNav'> <li> <a href='' target='_blank'>ATS</a> </li> <li><a href="/">TSN Home</a></li> <li><a href="/pages/terms-of-use-privacy-policy">Terms of Use / Privacy</a></li> <li><a href="/pages/credits">Credits</a></li> <li><a href="/pages/contact-us">Contact Us</a></li> <li class='last'><a href="/pages/help">FAQ/Help</a></li> </ul> <p class='copyright'> The TSN does not provide medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. <a href="/pages/additional-information">See additional information.</a> </p> <p class='copyright'> © Copyright 2016 American Trauma Society </p> </div> </div> <script src="/assets/application-b7428c809484f1177944884503d14c4f.js" type="text/javascript"></script> </body> </html>