Acronym of TICU
( Trauma Intensive Care ) Trauma intensive care unit is specifically for patients who have suffered penetrating or explicit trauma. These units are only found in hospitals with trauma certificates and must maintain higher levels of certificates. Nurses and medical staff working in a trauma unit are highly trained in cases of trauma and most of them have additional credentials. Injuries such as injuries caused by car accidents, fights, gunshots and crashes are treated in TICU.