Micro-sim 6th – 9th October 2020

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The upcoming micro sim scenario centres around recognition and management of critical hyperkalaemia in adults.

Expectations of the resus team include:

Medical

  • Know how to assess and manage critical hyperkalaemia
  • Know how to recognise hyperkalaemic ECG changes
  • Know how to medically manage critical hyperkalaemia

Nursing

  • Perform ECG – identify need
  • Locate resuscitation medication administration policies
  • Prepare and administer Calcium Chloride/gluconate, Actrapid/Glucose, Salbutamol, Resonium, Sodium Bicarb correctly
  • Scribe scenario effectively

Here are some resources to assist you with your preparation: