The PGY2 in the smaller Emergency Department

Acute & Emergency Care

Assessment & initial management of:

• Presenting emergencies (respiratory, cardiac, metabolic, anaphylactic, hematologic/oncologic, haemorrhagic/shock, vascular, neurological, gynaecological/obstetric, acute abdomen)
• Acute fractures/dislocations
• Reduced conscious state/head injury/collapsed patient
• Acute drug/psychiatric disturbance/management of aggressive person
• Acute wound management
• Trauma
• Injuries (bites, poisoning, burns)

Please refer to the ED self directed workbook & lecture series on the website– all of the above topics are covered