Micro-sim 12th – 16th Oct 2020

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This week’s scenario centres around chest trauma in adults.

The following resources will assist you in preparing for the scenario.

EXPECTATIONS OF RESUS TEAM

Medical:

  • Practice performing primary & secondary surveys to detect & treat life / limb / sight-threatening injuries
  • Practice performing open thoracostomy and large ICC insertion
  • Know the admission and transfer processes with trauma patients at CTN ED

Nursing:

  • Initial management of an open chest wound
  • Set up for ICC Procedure. Know your equipment and location
  • Pain management
  • Assist with ICC insertion
  • Perform ICC observations
  • Scribe scenario effectively 

Resources